Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Jul 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilmington NC

Excessive Heat Warning July 20, 12:00pm until July 20, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. 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: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilmington NC
 34.2°N 77.92°W (Elev. 26 ft)
6:43 am EDT Jul 20, 2019
7am EDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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