Thursday into Friday we’re seeing a gathering storm system and there are indications it could get cold enough that by Saturday morning we could be looking at wintry precipitation for the WBTV viewing area.
Snow and sleet accumulations of 3 to 11 inches with a light glaze of ice are possible, according to the NWS. WBTV’s team of meteorologists are forecasting very similar numbers across the viewing area as of Thursday afternoon.
Weather Channel meteorologist Jim Cantore is heading to North Carolina to cover the winter storm that he says will “will come in like a hammer” this weekend. Cantore confirmed he’s traveling to Asheville in tweets he responded to on Friday.
Three Republican Senators from North Carolina are calling on Governor Roy Cooper to create a bipartisan task force to investigate voting irregularities spanning multiple election cycles, including the 2016 gubernatorial election.
“In my judgment, I felt this was best for the team moving forward," Panthers head coach Ron Rivera said. "Ultimately, I’m charged with putting the team in the best position to succeed, and I felt these moves were necessary in order to do that.”
After WBTV shared his story back in October, Shue’s story went viral. On Friday, Shue got a visit from family members of former Eagles player and NFL Hall of Famer Reggie White who gave him some goodies.
According to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, Boykins is a 3-year-old African American female, approximately 3 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 30 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.
Former UNC Charlotte soccer coach Bob Warming identified Sayoc as a former walk-on player on the 1983 soccer team. The suspect, Cesar Sayoc Jr., has been charged with five federal crimes that could put him away for up to 58 years.