Severe Weather Threat Sunday / Monday - 6:00 pm Update | Beaufort County Now | There were very minor adjustments to this afternoon’s updated forecast from the NWS. (Mainly for rainfall totals in areas north and east of Washington) Please see the email below and attached document for details. | Severe Weather, Beaufort County

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Severe Weather Threat Sunday / Monday - 6:00 pm Update

News Release

Good Afternoon Everyone,

    There were very minor adjustments to this afternoon's updated forecast from the NWS. (Mainly for rainfall totals in areas north and east of Washington) Please see the PDF below and attached document for details.

    Please take a moment this afternoon to ensure that you, your family, friends and neighbors have a way of receiving watch / warning notifications should any be issued overnight. (weather radios, push notifications from local media apps etc.)

    As always, feel free to contact us if we can be of any assistance, and thank you all for what you do to keep our county prepared and safe.

    Chris Newkirk
       Deputy Director,     Beaufort County Emergency Services

    1420 Highland Dr
    Washington, NC 27889

Click the image to access the PDF on this storm: Below.




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