EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA -

There is a chance for severe weather in Eastern Carolina Tuesday, including possible downpours and damaging winds.

A cold front will approach from the west and slowly cross the region Tuesday evening.

The Storm Prediction Center has placed all of Eastern Carolina under a slight risk for severe weather Tuesday afternoon.

The main threats will be heavy downpours and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. However, it is possible for a few of these storms to rotate and produce one or two isolated tornadoes.

As of 8 a.m. Tuesday, there were no watches or warnings. StormTrack 12 meteorologists will be in the weather center tracking these storms and alerting you to any severe weather danger throughout the day.