Photo by Robin Barnes

"N.C. ranks third in the U.S. in hurricane landfalls. Though we often focus on landfalls on our coast, it’s important to note that all one hundred counties of our state are vulnerable." Read more



Photo by Caitlin Penna

According to a new report from Disability Rights North Carolina, disabled Hurricane Florence survivors were frequently unable to access transportation and services at shelters, and were occasionally turned away from shelters altogether. Read more

North Carolina

Hurricane Michael

Photo by NOAA via Associated Press

Emergency response and water rescues have already begun in western North Carolina. Read more

North Carolina

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    Rick Dove

    An aerial view of a hog lagoon shot Tuesday, September 3 demonstrates the close proximity of lagoons to public waterways.

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    An animation released by NOAA shows Hurricane Dorian over the southeastern U.S. in the early morning hours of Sept. 5, 2019.

  • Hurricane Michael

    Photo by NOAA via Associated Press

    Hurricane Michael

    Infrared satellite image of Hurricane Michael approaching Florida.

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    Photo by Leigh Tauss

    A hog lagoon in eastern North Carolina surrounded by floodwaters.