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.
Much of Eastern Carolina is under a dense fog advisory on Thursday morning.
The National Weather Service issued the advisory for Martin, Pitt, Washington, Tyrrell, Dare (mainland), Greene, Beaufort, Hyde (mainland), Duplin, Lenoir, Jones, Craven, Pamlico, Carteret and Onslow Counties.
The advisory runs through 9 a.m.
Visibility could be less than a quarter-mile at times. You're urged to drive carefully and defensively.