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Storm Updates

Hatteras Island Weather Alert

We understand that your stay may have been impacted due to the Evacuation Order imposed by Dare County, and for some, has been further affected by storm and road conditions near your personal home. Please contact Play Travel Protection regarding all costs associated with your displacement during Hurricane Florence.

With Hurricane Florence expected to slow down as it makes landfall in southeast North Carolina tonight through early Friday morning, Dare County will continue to feel effects from the storm into Saturday morning, after the storm moves away.

A Hurricane Warning, Storm Surge Warning, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, Beach Hazards Advisory and a Tornado Watch is in effect for Dare County. As of 8:30 a.m. this morning access to Dare County is restricted to only those with a Priority One Critical Personnel Pass issued by Dare County Emergency Management or a Critical Needs Pass issued by Currituck County Emergency Management.

With the most recent update from the National Hurricane Center, a Hurricane Warning and Storm Surge Warning remain in effect for Dare County. While the track has shifted to the south and west overnight, do not let your guard down.

Weather Alert

The latest from Dare County:

"The next update regarding reentry for visitors to Hatteras Island will be issued no later than 11:00 a.m. on Thursday morning, September 28 following a meeting of the Dare County Control Group."