Press Releases

Governor Cooper Declares State of Emergency Before Second Winter Storm

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Governor Roy Cooper has signed a state of emergency in advance of the second winter storm to move through the state in a week. Beginning Thursday, snow, sleet, freezing rain and ice are expected to cause significant winter impacts in central and eastern regions of the state.

State Officials Urge Final Preparations for Winter Storm

Saturday, January 15, 2022

Governor Cooper and state officials are urging North Carolina residents to complete their preparations today for the incoming winter storm, which will cause substantial impacts across the state beginning in the mountains tonight.

Governor Cooper Urges Caution and Safety During Severe Weather

Monday, January 3, 2022

A strong storm system moving across North Carolina is bringing high winds, flooding, downed trees, power outages and snow in some areas. Governor Roy Cooper is urging North Carolinians to exercise caution during this severe weather today.

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