Eastern NC Tornadoes - April 2014
April 25 Tornadoes in Eastern North Carolina
|updated May 23 - 2:00 pm|
|Storm Summary: 9 tornadoes touched down impacting Beaufort, Bertie, Chowan, Currituck, Greene, Halifax, Passquotank, Perquimans and Pitt counties. Severe storms dumped hail and rain on much of central and eastern North Carolina.
State of Emergency - declared for Beaufort, Perquimans, Chowan and Pasquotank Counties 4/28/14
Federal Disaster Declaration Requested 5/2/14, Denied 5/9/14
Fatalities - One - 11-month-old child from Chowan County.
Injuries – 28 Total
Current Reported Damages – 327 homes damaged/destroyed
Shelters: No shelters are currently open. Immediately after the storm, 2 shelters were opened in Beaufort County.
Resources Provided By State:
Disaster Loan Outreach Centers
The centers are now closed.
Beaufort County Health Department
1436 Highland Drive, Washington
Cooperative Extension Office
1209 McPherson Street, Elizabeth City
Albemarle Commission Building
512 South Church Street, Hertford
Local Emergency Management Offices
Power Outages / Restoration
Duke Energy Progress
American Red Cross
Greater Pamlico Area Chapter
The Salvation Army