Tropical Storm Hermine headed to NC coast

With the upcoming holiday weekend in the back of everyone's mind, FOX8 MAX Weather Meteorologist Emily Byrd breaks down Tropical Storm Hermine's path and where you can expect to see significant rainfall.

Hermine is expected to cross over eastern South Carolina during the day Friday and rain from the tropical storm is expected to make its way into the Piedmont Triad, but the heaviest rain will stay south and be channeled toward the southern coast, where tropical storm watches have been issued.

Today:

  • Cold front brings showers and storms

Friday-Saturday morning:

  • Rain (heavy at times)
  • Winds: 12-18 mph

Holiday weekend:

  • Sunnier in the Piedmont
  • Rough surf at beaches

Track the storm using FOX8's interactive radar.