RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) —More dry weather is expected right through the weekend. This is good news for folks heading to the North Carolina S…
Your full forecast from the CBS North Carolina Storm Team
Tuesday’s highs in the mid-60s are expected to give way to lows near 40, including a few spots likely to dip into the upper 30s.
The storm hit Mississippi as a Category 1 hurricane with maximum sustained winds near 85 mph.
The storm stayed below a Category 2 hurricane with sustained winds at 85 mph.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 125 miles from the center.
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Maria has re-strengthened as a Category 1 hurricane, with 75 mph winds, more 160 miles east of Cape Hatteras.
Hurricane Maria is forecast to bring strong storm surge and tropical storm force winds to the Outer Banks through the middle of the week.
On the current forecast track, Maria will stay offshore but make its closest approach to the Outer Banks on Wednesday.