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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 20 Aug 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Wilmington, New Hanover International Airport NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 104. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  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: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 10 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: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. 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: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 104. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 10 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.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. 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. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Wilmington, New Hanover International Airport NC
 34.25°N 77.94°W (Elev. 7 ft)
9:45 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
2pm EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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