Daily Archives: October 28, 2011

Friday, October 28th – lay day in Elizabeth City

The cold front has passed and in its aftermath, temperatures have plummeted, the skies are overcast and rain is in the forecast.  The high temperature in Elizabeth City today is a breezy 55 degrees. The weather picture in coastal North Carolina … Continue reading

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Thursday, October 27th

The 8:30 AM bridge opening and lockage at South Mills occur without a hitch.  Cutter Loose is the first vessel out of the locks and into the Canal.  Here the narrow confines of the Dismal Swamp Canal give way to the wider, … Continue reading

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