NC Highway Patrol warns motorists about leaving kids in cars
With daytime temperatures lingering in the 90s, The NC Highway Patrol is reminding motorists of the dangers associated with leaving children unattended inside a vehicle. Wed, 07/22/2015 - 7:51am
Excessive Heat Warning issued for much of southeastern NC
Get ready for another dangerously hot day. The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for this afternoon for much of southeastern North Carolina. Tue, 07/21/2015 - 4:34am
Dangerous heat over eastern North Carolina
The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for parts of central and eastern North Carolina for Monday afternoon and evening. Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:43am
Coastal Cinemas in Shallotte
Broken AC leaves moviegoers sweating
For days now the temperatures have soared into the 90s and even beyond. For many people going to the movies is a great way to beat the heat. But in Shallotte, one movie theater is leaving folks sweating indoors. Wed, 06/17/2015 - 5:58pm
Wilmington hits a record-setting 100 degrees
It's a record-setting day in the Port City, but probably not the kind you'll be excited about. Tue, 06/16/2015 - 5:21pm
New heat advisory guidelines for sports for schools in New Hanover County
New guidelines are now in place for students participating in sports in New Hanover County. These guidelines are effective beginning July 1, 2014. The guidelines specifically address heat concerns, water breaks and other related issues with students participating in sports on hot days. Sat, 05/31/2014 - 3:39am
Days after earliest snow, Wilmington sets record high temperature
The weather outside may not be frightful, but the ups and down in the last week alone have not been so delightful. Wilmington set a record low temperature of 29 degrees Wednesday morning And recorded the city's earliest snow ever. And less than a week later, today wilmington broke a record high temperature of 83 degrees. Mon, 11/18/2013 - 9:46pm
Bill to help pets locked in cars heads to governor
The state Senate gave final approval today to a bill that would help protect pets locked in hot cars. Fri, 07/19/2013 - 7:17pm
Death Valley recognized as world’s hottest spot
An international team of weather experts has named California's Death Valley the world's hottest place. The World Meteorological Organization says the title comes after it investigated a long-held record from El Azizia, Libya, and found that an inexperienced weather observer recorded the temperature incorrectly. Fri, 09/14/2012 - 2:17pm
Extreme heat pushes Progress Energy to demand record
The extreme heat this week has every one looking for a way to keep cool, and it pushed a power company to a new record. Fri, 07/27/2012 - 9:06pm