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Snow in the Midwest leads to air travel woes in Chicago

Snowfall in the Midwest is taking its toll on air travel in Chicago as one plane trying to land at O'Hare International Airport slid off the runway.

Tropical storm heads to Gulf coast as rain douses Southeast

Storms with heavy rains doused the drought-parched South on Friday, prompting alerts for floods and tornadoes as two new tropical storms formed offshore, including one in the Gulf of Mexico.

Rough coastal weather closes Outer Banks’ only highway

Two storms have merged off the coast of North Carolina, causing ocean water and sand to rush across lanes on the only highway connecting the barrier islands of the Outer Banks.

October marks 25th anniversary of Cape Fear’s upgraded weather radar

This month marks the 25th anniversary of our current weather radar.

Kure Beach reconsidering lifeguard season after two water deaths

More than 15 people have died at North Carolina beaches since May. Four of those deaths have been in our area within the past couple of weeks.

Historic Heat: Cape Fear temperatures break several records

The Cape Fear is feeling the heat lately and at times at historical levels.

National Weather Service employee drowns off Outer Banks coast

A federal scientist who oversaw weather prediction centers tracking ocean, hurricane and even space conditions has died in rough seas on North Carolina’s Outer Banks.

More than 160 heat records could be broken in the US this week

If you are looking forward to fall foliage, pumpkin patches, and snugly sweaters, you may want to wait a little long if you actually want it to feel cooler.

Swimmers warned to avoid ocean due to Hurricane Lorenzo

The National Weather Service is warning swimmers in North Carolina to avoid the Atlantic Ocean because of rip currents created by Hurricane Lorenzo.

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