Heat Rising a Bit - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Heat Rising a Bit

We're not expecting a drastic increase in heat during the early part of this week, but expect highs near 90 for Upstate towns with low-middle 80s in Western NC. 

Along with the added afternoon warmth, expect a slight increase in humidity.  This increase may be just enough to add a few more PM storms into the mix during the afternoons on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

We're also watching the topics as a new tropical depression has formed just off the coast of Africa.  Since the system is so far away from out coastlines, there's no cause for concern as of yet. 

 

 

 

______________________________________________________________________________

  • First Alert Weather NewsFirst Alert Weather NewsMore>>

  • NWS extends Flash Flood Watch through Wednesday evening for SE North Carolina

    NWS extends Flash Flood Watch through Wednesday evening for SE North Carolina

    Monday, April 24 2017 6:09 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:09:03 GMT
    Tuesday, May 23 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-05-24 02:12:53 GMT
    The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Flash Flood Watch for all of southeastern North Carolina until 12:00 a.m. Thursday. (Source: WECT)The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Flash Flood Watch for all of southeastern North Carolina until 12:00 a.m. Thursday. (Source: WECT)

    The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Flash Flood Watch for all of southeastern North Carolina until 12:00 a.m. Thursday.

    More >>

    The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Flash Flood Watch for all of southeastern North Carolina until 12:00 a.m. Thursday.

    More >>
  • First Alert Forecast: wet pattern to continue

    First Alert Forecast: wet pattern to continue

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:49 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:49:11 GMT

    A series of low pressure systems will continue to generate opportunities for rainfall through Thursday. A high pressure system is likely to deliver lower humidity levels and low rain chances Friday and Saturday.

    More >>

    A series of low pressure systems will continue to generate opportunities for rainfall through Thursday. A high pressure system is likely to deliver lower humidity levels and low rain chances Friday and Saturday. Above normal high temperatures, moderate humidity levels, and low to moderate rain chances are likely for Sunday and Memorial Day.

    More >>
  • NWS Issues Areal Flood Advisory for New Hanover County

    NWS Issues Areal Flood Advisory for New Hanover County

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 6:18 PM EDT2017-05-23 22:18:27 GMT
    The National Weather Service has issued an Areal Flood Advisory for New Hanover County until 8 p.m. Tuesday. (Source: WECT)The National Weather Service has issued an Areal Flood Advisory for New Hanover County until 8 p.m. Tuesday. (Source: WECT)

    The National Weather Service has issued an Areal Flood Advisory for New Hanover County until 8 p.m. Tuesday.

    More >>

    The National Weather Service has issued an Areal Flood Advisory for New Hanover County until 8 p.m. Tuesday.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly