Updated Feb. 11
Saturday morning, the NC Ferry Division issued the following: Please be advised the weekend weather forecast calls for severe winds. These weather conditions may cause service interruptions. Please call 252-996-6000 for details.
The National Weather Service out of Newport/Morehead City said at 3 p.m. today (Feb. 11) that the coastal low pressure will begin tonight with light to moderate rain and the main impacts to the area will arrive Sunday morning in the form of heavy rain, localized flooding and an isolated severe threat.
The low will pull away Monday morning with gusty northwest winds subsiding through the day. All impacts from this system are expected to remain minor including the coastal flooding, and only minor (sub-advisory level) water rises are possible.
See graphic below for details.