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In the town Avon, North Carolina, a car was buried in about 4-5 feet of sand from one of the dunes, according to AccuWeather.
Nor'easter winds caused high tides in Kure Beach. Dunes protecting homes near Fort Fisher were partly washed away, leaving homes exposed to the rising tides.
This past weekend featured cold, rain, and lots of wind. Those weather conditions spelled trouble for area beaches.
For the second time in less than a week, a storm rolled into the Northeast with wet, heavy snow Wednesday, grounding flights, closing schools and bringing another round of power outages to a corner of the country still recovering from the previous blast of winter.
More than 230,000 were in the dark in Pennsylvania, and large-scale outages also continued in New York, New Jersey, Virginia and Maryland.
People along the Northeast coast braced for more flooding during high tides Saturday even as the powerful storm that inundated roads, snapped trees and knocked out power to more than 2 million homes and businesses moved hundreds of miles out to sea.
Big waves at area beaches this weekend could cause crews at Wrightsville Beach to delay renourishment work.