North Carolina Climate Blog

North Carolina Climate Blog

News and stories about North Carolina's weather and climate

How Howling Hugo Became the Western Piedmont's Worst Hurricane

This is the fourth post in our "Stormy Summer" series looking back at some memorable hurricane anniversaries occurring in 2019. Well inland from the... (Read more)

Floyd's Inundation Along the Tar River Spurred a Call to Action

Rob Lipford knew it was an unusual event when even the water in his yard was seeking higher ground. At his home in Rocky Mount, the low-lying backyard... (Read more)

Farmers Felt Floyd's Full Force, Beginning in Onslow County

Perhaps the most famous pictures taken during Hurricane Floyd were not of people but of pigs. Aerial shots showed hog farms flooded by the storm, with... (Read more)

Floyd's Flooding Overwhelmed Eastern North Carolina

This is the third post in our "Stormy Summer" series looking back at some memorable hurricane anniversaries occurring in 2019. Out of almost 150 years... (Read more)

Dennis Menaced the Coast and Set the Stage for Floyd

This is the second post in our "Stormy Summer" series looking back at some memorable hurricane anniversaries occurring in 2019. Before the tropical... (Read more)

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