Keeping pets safe during summer heat

Weather

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Summer months are almost here, but temperatures are already soaring. And that means taking precautions when you …

It’s Rip Current Awareness Week in NC

Weather

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – It’s Rip Current Awareness Week and, with many people heading to the beach this summer, officials want you to stay…

Hurricane supply checklist

A tropical storm or hurricane threatens the North Carolina coast and what you do before the storm hits could end up saving your life. Being …

A look back at Hurricane Hazel

When it comes to hurricane intensity in North Carolina, there is one storm by which all are measured- and no, it isn’t Hurricane Floyd. It’s…

How a hurricane forms

Well every year, in the summer and in the fall we have to think about hurricanes and we know that they can affect Eastern North Carolina but…

A look back at Hurricane Floyd

In 1999, everyone in the east during late August and September will never forget two tropical cyclones that redefined flood plains and left …

Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale

Most everyone has heard of the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale in one fashion or another. Meteorologists use the Saffir-Simpson Scale to…

A look back at Hurricane Isabel

Hurricane Isabel struck the North Carolina coast as a Category 2 hurricane on September 18, 2003. Isabel started like many other storms, as …

Weather School – March 1993 Superstorm

The March Superstorm of 1993 was large non-tropical storm system that developed along an old front in the Gulf of Mexico. Related Link: Supe…