Severe Weather and Heavy Rain for the Southern U.S.

A potent storm system will roll across the Southern tier of the U.S. over the next two days. As a result, severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible from the southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast. Also, heavy rain from these thunderstorms may cause some flood concerns, especially in the Lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.2 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilmington NCSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  High near 71. Light southeast wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 61. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 55.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. High near 71. Light southeast wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 61. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Wilmington NCSimilar City Names
 34.2°N 77.92°W (Elev. 26 ft)
5:20 am EDT Apr 23, 2021
8am EDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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