National Weather Service

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An extended period of near-record heat slammed the southeast over the weekend, and it’s not expected to let up until late this week. 

Jonathan Billinger

Winter weather is once again making its way into the Cape Fear region. 

The winter weather sweeping through southeastern North Carolina over the next 24 hours is actually two distinct storm systems. 

Rachel Lewis Hilburn

The timeline for the current winter storm has shifted slightly.  As one meteorologist at the National Weather Service tells WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn, the warnings are still valid and experts say this is an extremely rare – and serious – storm.

Most people have heard about the serious winter storm making its way to the Cape Fear region.  But what many people may not know: