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With heat, humidity, and drenching storms... we've been cruising on classic August weather for a while. But, a front is about to shake things up! Ahead of the front, expect an uptick in shower and storm chances between Wednesday and Thursday. Behind the front, a northern high and an offshore storm - perhaps a tropical storm - will team-up to funnel cooler breezes into the Carolinas this weekend.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DETAILS: Expect partly sunny skies for the rest of the afternoon, although an isolated to scattered coverage of showers and storms is may develop in the afternoon and evening. Stay alert! Given slightly stronger low-level wind fields, there is a marginal risk that some storm cells could produce strong gusts. Low temperatures are projected to be in the middle 70s with southwest winds ahead of the approaching font. 

EXTENDED FORECAST HIGHLIGHTS: Drier air is likely to infiltrate the region on fresh northeasterly breezes, so confidence in showers and storms will drop from 30 to 40% Thursday to the skimpier 10 to 20% range Friday and Saturday. Also in that time, expect daily highs mainly in the lower to mid 80s and nights as cool as the 60s... especially inland. For the beaches, an enhanced rip current threat may develop this weekend and continue into next week. High temperatures will hover in the middle to low 80s with a 30-40% chance for showers and storms through midweek. 

TROPICS: The remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey have regenerated in the Gulf of Mexico, according to the National Hurricane Center. Harvey could bring heavy rain and squalls to the western Gulf Coast region through the end of the weekend. A Hurricane Watch is even effective for part of Texas. Tropical storm development is also possible north and east of the Bahamas by this weekend, but the good news remains: there do not appear to be any landfalling tropical storm threats to the Carolinas.

1-Day Forecast: Wilmington

Wednesday
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Currently in Wilmington as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.89 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38:29 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:05 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

1-Day Forecast: Wrightsville Beach

Wednesday
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  • 88°
  • 75°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Wrightsville Beach as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.89 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38:14 am
  • Sunset: 07:48:41 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

1-Day Forecast: Winnabow

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 74°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Winnabow as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.89 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:02 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:33 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

1-Day Forecast: Hampstead

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 75°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Hampstead as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.89 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38:14 am
  • Sunset: 07:48:41 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

1-Day Forecast: Carolina Beach

Wednesday
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  • 87°
  • 77°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Carolina Beach as of

  • 88°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.9 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38:49 am
  • Sunset: 07:48:50 pm
  • Humidity: 71
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

1-Day Forecast: Delco

Wednesday
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  • 93°
  • 74°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Delco as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.89 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:08 am
  • Sunset: 07:50:10 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 8

1-Day Forecast: Southport

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 76°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Southport as of

  • 88°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.9 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:44 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:31 pm
  • Humidity: 71
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 9

1-Day Forecast: Supply

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 76°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Supply as of

  • 88°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.9 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:44 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:31 pm
  • Humidity: 71
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

1-Day Forecast: Burgaw

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 73°

Partly cloudy

Currently in Burgaw as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.89 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38:20 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:37 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 8

1-Day Forecast: Leland

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 74°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Leland as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.89 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:02 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:33 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

1-Day Forecast: Oak Island

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 76°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Oak Island as of

  • 88°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.9 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:44 am
  • Sunset: 07:49:31 pm
  • Humidity: 71
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

1-Day Forecast: Elizabethtown

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 74°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Elizabethtown as of

  • 91°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.88 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:40:57 am
  • Sunset: 07:52:20 pm
  • Humidity: 61
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 9

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