NEW HANOVER – As the National Weather Service continues the Freezing Rain Advisory for New Hanover County, Sheriff Ed McMahon and his staff are closely monitoring the weather and are ready to respond to potentially hazardous conditions that are possible later this evening.
Sheriff McMahon encourages citizens and visitors of New Hanover County to stay alert to changing conditions and exercise extreme caution, “This type of weather is rare in New Hanover County,” said Sheriff McMahon. “It’s important to be aware of the hazards that exist and be prepared.
If you must travel, you should take the following precautions:
New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office will continue to utilize Twitter, Nixle and NHSO Alerts to inform the public as Deputies monitor the roadways within our communities this evening.
For more information or to sign up for NHSO Alert Notifications, visit the Sheriff’s website at www.NewHanoverSheriff.com and click on News & Information at the top of the homepage.