At least 78 people are refusing to leave the area near the dam, officials said.
Monday, residents of Parkside apartments in Raleigh were packing up and moving out after flood waters destroyed their apartments.
Boris Sebastian Abbey, 43, was last seen on Saturday during the hurricane in the area of Morganton and Westlake roads.
The roads that are closed include US 117 and the southern connector to Hwy 581, officials said.
The Woodlake Dam in Moore County is under “imminent risk” of failure, the National Weather Service said.
The tornado with winds of 80 mph touched down 1 mile north-northeast of Walnut Creek in Wayne County, according to National Weather Service …
Princeville has seen this before with hurricane Floyd — and that’s why there is a mandatory evacuation order.
He urged residents to be safe.
In that area of Lenoir County and Kinston, the Neuse River is at about 21 feet, which is already 7 feet above flood stage.
Eight people had to be plucked off of their rooftops by the Coast Guard Sunday in Pinetops.