7am (12/24) Update — Potential for Severe Weather & Coastal Flooding Today | Beaufort County Now | This morning’s update from the National Weather Service (NWS) has included Beaufort County in a Coastal Flood Warning.

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7am (12/24) Update — Potential for Severe Weather & Coastal Flooding Today

Press Release:

    No major changes this morning with the anticipated strong cold front, which will affect the region later today (Christmas Eve) into Christmas Day. The main impacts possible continue to be severe weather in the form of damaging wind gusts and tornadoes, minor to moderate coastal flooding, and strong gradient winds with the potential for power outages.

    One minor change was the inclusion of Beaufort and Hyde counties into the coastal flood warning.

    For more information, you can read the full PDF file HERE.


  • Chris Newkirk
  • Deputy Director
  • Beaufort County Emergency Services
  • 1420 Highland Dr
  • Washington, N.C. 27889
  • Office: (252) 940-6511
  • Cell: (252) 378-5352
  • Chris.Newkirk@co.beaufort.nc.us

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