Category Archives: General Information

Sunset in Raymond’s Gut

February is winding down and I am just one of many waiting for spring. All those of us around the marsh keep hoping for some additional warmth to make us feel like spring is on the way. It … Continue reading

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A January Thaw Visits The Coast

According to the weather folks this cold weather as 2014 begins is the worst that we have seen in a few decades.  The icy sunset picture of Raymond’s Gut tends to lend some credence to their reports. While … Continue reading

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The Seasonal Reversal

There are many changes that we see as the seasons slide from one to another here on the coast in eastern North Carolina. The most noticeable going from fall to winter for residents near the the south facing … Continue reading

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Anticipating Great Weather

Our weather is starting to show signs of returning to normal after ten days of cloudy, damp weather which is uncharacteristic of early fall on the Crystal Coast. Until the remnants of tropical storm Karen wandered into our area, … Continue reading

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Summer’s Grip On August

August is fairly predictable month when it comes to the weather, but one should never forget that weather can be tricky here along the coast.  If you happened to be walking on our community boardwalk the morning of … Continue reading

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Spring weather on the coast has it all

Sunday morning we got up to a very foggy world.  You could hardly see the White Oak River from our clubhouse in Bluewater Cove. It took me a while to get going anyway, and the fog certainly did … Continue reading

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