ONE MORE NOR-EASTER
- Posted By: marylander
For those who can never get enough of the tropical storms, it appears that Willa, a cat 5 storm in Mexico now, looks like it'll be taking on a path across Texas and then maybe follow in Michael's footsteps as a Nor'easter starting with this coming weekend.
Since there wasn't a lot of warning about Michael, thought I'd share what I saw in the spaghetti models just in case she decides to head thi... [Read Full Post]2019 NAGS HEAD BEACH NOURISHMENT
- Posted By: Tim-OBX
From the town of Nags Head -
Beach Nourishment Update
Even though there isn't a lot of news to share yet regarding our upcoming beach nourishment project, we wanted to let everyone know that we expect to begin the project sometime in May 2019. We will post scheduling information on our web site and update it as much as possible. Information will also be updated on Dare County's MoreBeacht... [Read Full Post]OCRACOKE PASSENGER FERRY
- Posted By: bobbyg
My Rotary club had a presentation from Jedd Dixon of NCDOT. This has probably already been posted however, there will be a passenger-only ferry from HI to Ocracoke starting sometime this summer. It will hold about 100 passengers but has a max of 150. I believe 4 trips a day.
Check it out.UNDER WATER WEBCAM - FRYING PAN TOWER
- Posted By: Will
Have you seen the webcams from the Frying Pan Tower? This old Coast Guard station (I think) is now privately owned and has two excellent webcams. It sits 35 miles off the coast of Cape Fear, NC on Frying Pan shoals. The underwater camera moves all around and even has sound. See the screenshot below.
The other one views the open ocean and the structure itself. At sunset, whoever runs the webcam... [Read Full Post]DARE COUNTY GOV & HURRICANE MICHAEL QUESTION
- Posted By: NCSU Dad
It has been over a week since many of us woke up to the soundside flooding and wind destruction hurricane Michael brought to our area of OBX (KDH for us). After hurricane Florence The Outer Banks Voice posted a lengthy article detailing Dare County’s decision-making process, including all the different advisory groups involved for making the call for the mandatory evacuation of the Outer Banks. A... [Read Full Post]