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First Alert Forecast: summery Wednesday, potentially stormy Thursday and Friday

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A "Bermuda High" pressure system will continue to bring very warm and muggy weather through midweek. A storm system will enhance our chance of rain late in the week before exiting in time for a pleasant weekend. Details now...

WEDNESDAY: Expect partly cloudy skies, humid south breezes, and very isolated but locally heavy showers. Temperatures will hover in the 60s and 70s through daybreak Wednesday but rebound to the 80s to locally low 90s for the afternoon.

THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY: Expect variable clouds with showers and thunderstorms. Rain chances: near 50% Thursday, near 80% Thursday night, near 50% Friday. Highs: mainly low to mid 80s Thursday, mainly upper 70s and low 80s Friday.

WEEKEND FORECAST HIGHLIGHTS: Saturday will likely feature partly to mostly sunny skies, comfy humidity levels, and highs in the 70s to near 80. Weekend nighttime temperatures will likely be in the pleasant 50s. Sunday's rain chance: a low 10 to 20%.

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