Severe

Town of Oak Island amends State of Emergency to allow more residents to return

The Town of Oak Island’s eighth amended Declaration of State of Emergency permits the return of more residents.

Governor Cooper to visit the region and survey damage from Hurricane Isaias

Holden Beach is making progress with Hurricane Isaias recovery

  Surf City condo fire ruled accidental electrical fire

‘Just shocking’: Hurricane Isaias takes out portion of Sea Cabin Pier in Cherry Grove

  Ocean Isle Beach bears the brunt of Hurricane Isaias

Brunswick County receives tornado reports from Isaias as storm makes landfall

Continued Coverage

  Flooding exceeds levels seen after Hurricane Florence in some parts of the region

  Understanding lightning and its impacts during a storm

  Topsail Island suffers severe erosion from Nor’easter storm

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for all of southeast North Carolina until 10 p.m

Active watches and warnings in the Cape Fear Region

  March 28 marks anniversary of deadly Carolina tornado outbreak

Are you severe weather ready? Here’s what you should know

Be sure to share this information with your friends and families, so they too will know how to stay one step ahead of dangerous weather.

  NC Severe Weather Preparedness Week: Severe thunderstorms, tornadoes

It’s Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina, and schools and businesses will take part in weather awareness and drills to help better prepare for severe weather.

  Flooding closes streets in Carolina Beach

Crews set up road closure signs along most of Canal Drive in Carolina Beach, as rainfall and overwash from the Intracoastal Waterway put close to a foot of flooding on the street

NWS issues Flash Flood watch for coastal southeast NC

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender counties through noon Tuesday.

NWS retains Flash Flood Watch for portions of SE North Carolina

NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southwestern Columbus County until 10:15 p.m.

Copy-NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender until 4p

BREAKING NEWS: Tornado warning canceled for Bladen, Onslow

BREAKING NEWS: Tornado watch in effect

Severe thunderstorm warning cancelled, watch still in effect

Homes, businesses damaged by storm in Buckhead community

In the hours following the severe weather, power crews were hard at work trying to restore electricity, while neighbors were busy working to repair the damage. The winds were powerful enough to rip the roof off an upholstery business.