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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Partly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Wilmington NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am. High near 70. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 70. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 53. South wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 70. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 70. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 53. South wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Wilmington NC
 34.18°N 77.95°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:09 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
7pm EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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