A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- Two small earthquakes have hit Alaska's
remote Aleutian Islands, a day after two significant temblors
There are no reports of damage or injuries.
Today's quakes are probably aftershocks of a magnitude 7.2 quake
that hit the sparsely populated island chain Tuesday. Two other
quakes -- at magnitude 5.9 and 6.1 -- struck about one minute apart
One scientist calls the quake activity "unusual" for the
seismically active island chain. He says they'll merit some closer
No tsunami warnings are expected.