Dupiln, Greene, Lenoir, Martin and Pitt counties will be under a freezing rain advisory from 4am to 1pm on Monday. Beaufort, Craven, Jones and Washington counties will be under the advisory from 4am to 10am.
Several people are injured following a three-vehicle crash in Jones County.
Crews were on the scene as of 1:30 p.m. Friday.
The crash happened on Highway 17 near Killis Murphy Road north of Pollocksville.
Lawmen say the first vehicle was turning onto Killis Murphy Road from Highway 17, and a second vehicle was stopped behind that first vehicle waiting for it to turn. They say that's when a third vehicle slammed into the second car and caused a chain reaction. Troopers say the driver of the third car is facing a charge.
All the injured were taken to the hospital. The injuries are not expected to be life threatening.