Dangerous surf and rip currents were expected in the Carolinas on May 18 as Tropical Storm Arthur approached the southeast, the National Weather Service said.
A tropical storm warning was in effect for a portion of North Carolina on May 18, with the storm expected to hit the coast by 2 pm. Heavy rain and maximum winds of up to 45 mph were forecast.
In this video, churning waves break against a pier in Nags Head, North Carolina, as Tropical Storm Arthur approaches. Credit: @janderkenison via Storyful