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Stormy Weather Along the East Coast; Extended Warm-up for the West

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy rain, gusty winds, and thunderstorms along the east coast. Isolated severe thunderstorms could produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes in the Southeast. Heavy rains may result in excessive runoff and flash flooding. Building high pressure out west will produce above normal temperatures, especially, in the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Light Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed E 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.1 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wrightsville Beach NC

Wind Advisory until April 24, 05:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 24, 05:00am

    NOW until
    5:00am Tue

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Breezy, with an east wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 62. Windy, with an east wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Windy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 70. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Breezy, with an east wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 62. Windy, with an east wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 70. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Wrightsville Beach NC
 34.21°N 77.78°W (Elev. 3 ft)
1:21 pm EDT Apr 23, 2018
2pm EDT Apr 23, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2018
 
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