A WET PATTERN FOR MOST OF THE UPCOMING WEEK
BEST RAIN CHANCES WILL BE MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
TEMPERATURES REMAIN COOL THROUGH MIDWEEK
Sunday Night: Scattered Showers and thunderstorms and mostly cloudy. Lows in the low to mid 70s. Winds south 5-15 mph.
Monday: Widespread showers and thunderstorms and mostly cloudy. Highs in the low to mid 80s. Winds southeast 10-20 mph.
Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms will continue along with mostly cloudy conditions. Lows in the mid 70s . Winds from southeast 10-20 mph.
Tropical Forecast: There are no areas in the Atlantic Basin where tropical cyclone development is expected over the next five days. We are tracking the tropics to keep you alert to the severe weather danger.
Marine Forecast: Seas will be 5' to 7' at the Crystal Coast and on the Outer Banks. Water temperatures are in the low 80s at the Crystal Coast and Outer Banks. The Rivers and Sounds are in the low 80s and will be rough on Monday. Winds will be from the south 20-25 knots at the Crystal Coast and on the Outer Banks. Low tide is at 10:43 am and high tide is at 5:26 pm.
StormTrack 12 meteorologists are tracking a warm and moist flow from the Gulf of Mexico becoming the main feature as the low pulls away from our area. On Monday there will be a 80 percent chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be in the low 80s inland and the lower 80s towards the beaches.
As the low pressure continues to push north out of the Gulf of Mexico, our chances for showers and thunderstorms will be at 80 percent on Tuesday with highs in the low 80s inland and the lower 80s towards the beaches. This low pressure will remain stationary in the southeast United States for the next couple of days.
On Wednesday, conditions will remain mostly cloudy with chances for showers and thunderstorms holding at 60 percent. Inland highs will be around the lower 80s towards the beaches and in the low 80s inland.
A high pressure system will begin to push a cold front towards the east coast from across the central United States on Thursday while we will continue to experience mostly cloudy conditions. Chances for showers will be at 30 percent with highs warming up into the upper 80s inland while highs towards the beaches will be in the lower to mid 80s.
The cold front will reach western North Carolina on Friday and continue to move towards the east. We will begin to see partly sunny skies and lower chances for rain throughout the day. Chances for rain will be at 20 percent as highs will reach the mid 80s both inland and towards the coast.
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Our normal high 90°, low 72°.
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