By Sam Walker on December 11, 2012
That could delay efforts to repair N.C. 12 at Mirlo Beach and shut down the four-wheel-drive-only access at the S-curves.
Flooding during last month’s pair of nor’easters lasted for about six hours on either side of high tide. High tides Thursday at Oregon Inlet are around 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.
The forecast calls for northeast winds of 30 to 35 miles mph with gusts to 40 mph and 7- to 9-foot surf.
The highway just north of Rodanthe was heavily damaged during Hurricane Sandy.