State of Emergency across ENC due to Isaias

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NORTH CAROLINA (WNCT) WNCT brings you the latest on State of Emergency issued across ENC due to Isaias.

NORTH CAROLINA:

In preparation for Isaias, Governor Roy Cooper declared a state of emergency to issue transportation waivers to allow trucks and supplies to move to where help is needed.

BELHAVEN

BEAUFORT COUNTY

CARTERET COUNTY:

Carteret County Board of Commissioners issued a State of Emergency on Saturday.

CRAVEN COUNTY:

Craven County has declared a State of Emergency effective 4:00 p.m. on Sunday.

CURRITUCK COUNTY:

Currituck County has declared a State of Emergency, effective at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday.

Anyone with questions regarding storm preparation may call Currituck Emergency Management at 252-232-2115.

Citizens are also encouraged to sign up for Currituck Alert to receive timely updates here.

DARE COUNTY:

Dare County remains under a State of Emergency with mandatory evacuation orders in effect for Hatteras Island (Hurricane Evacuation Zone A), including the villages of Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco and Hatteras Village.

These orders will remain in place until after the storm passes due to the vulnerability of Highway 12 and the fact that it is the only road that provides access to and from the island.

Some vulnerable spots along Highway 12 on Hatteras Island are already experiencing minor ocean overwash during periods of high tide. 

Real-time sound side water levels can be observed at https://fiman.nc.gov/.  

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio to keep informed. 

For updated information from Dare County Emergency Management and  the Towns of Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, Nags Head Manteo, and the National Park Service, visit darenc.com/isaias.

For preparedness tips and information on hurricane evacuation zones, visit www.readync.org

Subscribe to receive emergency alerts via text, email or phone directly from Dare County Emergency Management at www.DareNC.com/alerts 

Follow @DareCountyEM on Twitter

Monitor updated local weather forecasts from the National Weather Service at www.weather.gov/mhx

DUPLIN COUNTY:

The Duplin County Board of Commissioners has issued a State of Emergency effective at 7:00 a.m. on Monday.

EMERALD ISLE:

Effective at 3:00 PM on Saturday, the Town of Emerald Isle has issued a State of Emergency. 

Until further notice, yard debris collection is suspended. 

Residents are asked to stop placing loose material at the roadway. 

Following the storm, collection services will resume.

GREENE COUNTY

HALIFAX COUNTY

HYDE COUNTY:

The Hyde County Board of Commissioners met Friday morning to enact a State of Emergency.

The State of Emergency went into effect Friday at 8:00 a.m.

Ocracoke entry will be restricted immediately.

Only residents, homeowners, vendors, and other essential personnel requested by Federal, State, or County officials will be allowed access until further notice.

You will need an Ocracoke re-entry pass on the vehicle or adequate documentation to be allowed on ferries inbound to Ocracoke beginning at 8:00 a.m. Friday, July 31.

JACKSONVILLE:

Mayor Sammy Phillips signed a State of Emergency Declaration should it be needed on Friday.

The declaration will take effect at 6 PM, Sunday.

The National Weather Service is the authority for these warnings.

Jacksonville residents should ensure they are listed with Jacksonville Connect to receive text, email, and phone alerts for emergencies.

Click here to sign up.

KINSTON:

The City of Kinston has issued a State of Emergency ahead of Isaias effective Monday, August 3.

KITTY HAWK

MOREHEAD CITY:

Morehead City has issued a State of Emergency declaration in response to Isaias. 

MANTEO

MARTIN COUNTY

ONSLOW COUNTY:

A State of Emergency has been issued for Onslow County effective Friday at 1 p.m.

PAMLICO COUNTY:

Pamlico County has issued a State of Emergency effective August 2 and will remain in effect until the storm has subsided.

TOWN OF SURF CITY:

Mayor Doug Medlin declared a State of Emergency for Surf City effective at 1 p.m. on Sunday.

Town staff has been working to secure town assets and take proactive measures.

At this time, the State of Emergency will enact protective measures by closing public parks and beach accesses beginning at dusk, Monday.

The Town’s Emergency Operation Center will be activated on Monday.

TOWN OF TOPSAIL BEACH:

The Town of Topsail Beach is in a State of Emergency as of 9 am.

A curfew is in effect from Monday until sunrise on Tuesday.

WILLIAMSTON:

The Town of Williamston has issued a State of Emergency ahead of Isaias.

WASHINGTON COUNTY:

Washington County has issued a State of Emergency effective Monday at 12 p.m.

WINTERVILLE:

The Town of Winterville issued a State of Emergency effective Monday at 6 p.m.

TOWN OF WASHINGTON PARK

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