Severe Weather Possible — Thursday 3/18 | Beaufort County Now | Our office is currently monitoring the threat of severe weather for Thursday.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Press Release:

    There is a potential for a Severe Weather Outbreak Thursday across the Southeast US, including Eastern NC. The Storm Prediction Center has forecast an Enhanced Severe Threat for all of Eastern NC. The main risks are damaging wind gusts, hail in excess of 1 inch in diameter, and tornadoes. Timing would be Thursday afternoon into Thursday evening.

    Attached is a 1-page briefing on the threats Thursday. As always please call the office at 252 223 5737 EXT 6 if you have any questions.

    The next briefing will be Wednesday morning.




  • 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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