Photos: Water spout in South Nags Head

Posted at 10:58 AM, Jul 30, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-30 11:43:04-04

A link of storms just south of Nags Head and south of Hatteras produced at least one water spout and prompted tornado warnings this morning.

Dozens of people were out near the ocean at the time.

No one was hurt and the storm didn't make landfall.

Waterspouts can be just as strong as some hurricanes experts say