Tag Archives: Hurricane Arthur

Video: Coast Guard assesses Hurricane Arthur damage on Outer Banks, NC


Updated 05:06 – Hurricane Arthur makes landfall in U.S. – will likely reach Atlantic Canada as tropical storm

The centre of Hurricane Arthur is moving near North Carolina’s coast early Friday after slashing into the state’s barrier islands just ahead of Independence Day, forcing thousands to flee and much of the East Coast to shuffle holiday celebrations. Read more here 05:26


Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Morehead City, NC

uscg-logoThe Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) North Carolina has set Port Condition Yankee for Morehead City  in preparation for the anticipated weather impact of Hurricane Arthur. The port of Morehead City is closed to all inbound traffic. No vessel may enter the port of Morehead City without the permission of the COTP. Read more here 08:23

Hurricane Arthur leads to warnings, evacuation – first hurricane of 2014 Atlantic season, may hit Nova Scotia Saturday

tropical-weather-hurricane-storm-arthur-u-sArthur strengthened to a hurricane early Thursday and threatened to give North Carolina a glancing blow on U.S. Independence Day, prompting the governor to warn vacationers along the coast not to risk their safety by trying to salvage their picnics and barbecues. Read more here 07:31