A winter storm warning goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for Beaufort, Dare, mainland Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell and Washington counties. A winter storm advisory goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for the rest of Eastern Carolina. The threats are snow, sleet and freezing rain.
High pressure will slide off the east coast Wednesday Night allowing slightly warmer air into eastern Carolina. Highs will climb to near 80 Thursday. Winds will be light from the south.
A cold front will move into eastern Carolina on Friday with a chance for a few showers. Showers may arrive as early as Thursday evening. Highs will near 80° ahead of the front on Thursday. Behind the front, weekend highs will be in the low 70s under mostly sunny skeies. Enjoy the great weekend weather on the way!