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Severe Weather

Super Typhoon Haiyan hits close to home for one local family

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videoEx-Marines Dustin and Andrea Bestul say spending a lot of time overseas in third world countries exposed them to idea of adopting. The family of eight adopted three kids from Ethiopia a few years back. Full story...
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Funnel cloud spotted over Wrightsville Beach

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The surf wasn't the only thing churning near Wrightsville Beach Sunday afternoon. Full story...
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Hurricane tracker prepares for new discoveries

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August and September are typically the busiest months of any hurricane season. It’s the time hurricane trackers like UNCW graduate and North Carolina native Mark Sudduth prepare for year round. Full story...
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Surfers embrace Tropical Storm Andrea

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video As people prepare for the wind and the rain, surfers in the Port City are making the most out of Tropical Storm Andrea. Surfers in Wrightsville Beach are welcoming Andrea with open arms. Full story...
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Visit the WWAY Weather Team at Stormfest this weekend

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Don't miss Stormfest! The free event is your chance to learn about severe weather and make sure your family is ready for hurricane season. Full story...
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Wilmington woman responds to Oklahoma disaster

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videoWWAY talked by phone to Wilmington resident and American Red Cross Communications Director for Eastern NC Autum Mihm about her experience in the tornado-torn town of Moore, OK. Full story...
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Storm brings high winds, flooding to NC

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A winter storm system brought high winds and heavy rains that sparked some flooding in western North Carolina. Nearly 14,000 customers were still without electric service late Thursday morning. Full story...
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Severe winds damage mobile homes in Chadbourn

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video Up to 10 mobile homes have been damaged by severe winds from Thursday's storms. No injuries reported at this time. Full story...
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NWS says microburst, not tornado, struck Kure Beach

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video The storm that rolled through Kure Beach the day after Christmas has been declared a microburst by the National Weather Service. Instead of swirling winds from a tornado, microbursts have straight line winds. Full story...
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Outer Banks weighs Sandy's flooding, wave damage

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People on North Carolina's Outer Banks are bracing for more flooding and damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. Full story...
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