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Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 19 Jul 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilmington, New Hanover International Airport NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilmington, New Hanover International Airport NC
 34.27°N 77.91°W (Elev. 23 ft)
6:33 am EDT Jul 19, 2018
7am EDT Jul 19, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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