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Remnants of Erika bringing heavy rain to Florida

Tropical moisture associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika will produce heavy rain across parts of Florida on Monday, creating the potential for flash flooding. Flood Watches and Warnings are in effect for parts of the state. Heavy rain could also lead to flash flooding across parts of the Carolinas. Remember, if you see a flooded roadway, Turn Around, Don't Drown!
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Current conditions at

Wilmington, Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 33ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

75°F

24°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Last update 31 Aug 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Wilmington NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 72. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of showers, mainly before 9pm. Low around 72. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Labor Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Wilmington NC
 34.23°N 77.95°W (Elev. 20 ft)
7:18 pm EDT Aug 31, 2015
7pm EDT Aug 31, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2015
 
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