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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wrightsville Beach NC

Flash Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 73. Southeast wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 63. East wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 73. Southeast wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 63. East wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Wrightsville Beach NC
 34.21°N 77.78°W (Elev. 3 ft)
4:38 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
6am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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