Watching Florence – Updates from Carolina Designs Vacation Rentals

  Sept 16 – 3:00pm The Carolina Designs team is ready to welcome guests back to the Outer Banks! Our area’s bridges, grocery stores, shops, and restaurants are open. We are grateful to all our guests for their patience while we prepared homes for check-in after the mandatory evacuation was …

Watching Maria

Quick Update (9/28/2017 9:15 AM) Dare County announces that unrestricted access to Hatteras Island will resume at 1:00 this afternoon. Read the Press Release. Tropical Storm Maria Final Update (9/28/2017 6:30 AM) All Coastal Watches and Warnings Have Been Dropped Hatteras, Ocracoke Island Visitor Evacuation Remains In Effect At 5:00, …

Watching Jose

Watching Hurricane Jose (9/18/2017 5:00 PM) Jose Will Pass More Than 250 Miles East Of The Outer Banks Dangerous Rip Currents For All Area Beaches Very Rough Surf, Beach Erosion Possible Through Tuesday Strong Winds Tonight Into Early Tuesday Hurricane Jose will be passing well offshore this evening into tomorrow. …

Watching Irma

Watching Hurricane Irma (9/8/2017 5:00 PM) This is our last Irma posting unless something drastic happens that affects our area. The center of Hurricane Irma is forecast to remain several hundred miles south and west of the Outer Banks. The official forecast continues to show Irma making landfall along the …

Weather Update (10/11/2016)

Local Update (10/11/2016 1:10PM) There is a new update from Dare County Emergency Management. It includes important storm-related information about the Dare County Water Department, Disaster Relief, debris collection, FEMA, food and nutrition services, the National Park Service and the Town of Southern Shores. Click on the link above to read …

Hurricane Arthur Update: July 4, 2014 11:00 AM

All Hurricane Warnings have been **DISCONTINUED** Damage assessment teams are in the field throughout Dare County today surveying the effects of Hurricane Arthur. Preliminary assessments indicate that overall Dare County did not suffer the impact as severely as forecasts suggested. Some of the areas that are prone to soundside flooding …