Dare County Emergency Management (DCEM) announced on
Saturday afternoon that reentry guidelines for Hatteras Island have
been established. Beginning today, Saturday, September 15 at 2:30 p.m.,
Priority Levels Two and Three will be allowed access. This includes
residents, property owners and workers.
Hatteras Island visitors will be allowed access beginning on Sunday, September 16 at 3:00 p.m.
Visit www.darenc.com for detailed information.
DECM advises travelers to keep in mind that there
is still standing water and sand along some areas of N.C. Highway 12.
Proceed with caution and drive slowly through standing water as
creating wake will cause damage to vehicles and
Those traveling to Dare County are advised to check road conditions for
travel routes to the Outer Banks due to impacts being experienced in
areas south and west.
A state of emergency remains in place for all of
Dare County. Ocean conditions remain hazardous and ocean swimming