28 NC counties and 2 VA counties are under alert, including Granville, Vance, Person, and Mecklenburg, VA counties.
Tip times, TV announced for Triangle teams in NCAA Tournament
— Four Triangle teams will play this week in the opening rounds of the NCAA Tournament. Here's where to catch the action:
NC State vs. Xavier, Tuesday at 9:10 p.m. on truTV and Mix 101.5;
Duke vs. Mercer, Friday at 12:15 p.m. on WRAL-TV; UNC vs. Providence, Friday at 7:20 p.m. on TNT; NCCU vs. Iowa State, Friday at 9:50 p.m. on TNT. Make your picks by Thursday to enter the Moe's $1 Million Challenge.