Maze: Wind driven surge caused flooding at WCTI
WRAL meteorologist Mike Maze said that the wind driven surge from Hurricane Florence caused the water from the Neuse River to flood the area near the WCTI TV studios in New Bern.
Trending upward: NC reports third-highest number of new coronavirus cases since start of pandemic — North Carolina reported the third-highest increase in new coronavirus cases in one day since the start of the pandemic. A total of 2,805 new cases were reported in one day. Cases continue rise across the state and country, raising alarm for state and local health officials.