Live video from Frying Pan Shoals Light Tower off Cape Fear

By on September 13, 2018

This is a live video feed from the Frying Pan Shoals Light Tower, 39 miles off the tip of Cape Fear and the southeast N.C. coast.

The center of Florence is forecast to pass near the tower, which has been converted into a bed-and-breakfast. Details at





  • alex perez


    Thursday, Sep 13 @ 12:53 pm
  • Bill

    awww, the camera moved away from the flag… so sad

    Thursday, Sep 13 @ 4:10 pm
  • Bill

    Great job on the camera, flag is back! yay

    Thursday, Sep 13 @ 4:14 pm
  • Louis

    If anything is left of the B&B, it is a tough structure.

    Friday, Sep 14 @ 2:56 am
  • Bill

    Is that in the eye now? And who changed the flag?
    Great job!

    Friday, Sep 14 @ 6:53 am
  • Sam Walker

    Looks like the feed failed at some point and its just showing highlights.

    Friday, Sep 14 @ 10:06 am
  • will outres

    Looks mighty calm for a hurricane closing in.

    Friday, Sep 14 @ 9:43 am
  • Chris

    Bill, I think the feed is showing old footage today, not live conditions. I wonder if the cam is out of service.

    Friday, Sep 14 @ 10:01 am