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A hot ridge of high pressure will continue to govern our weather in the short term. Stay cool, hydrated, and weather-aware for pop-up summery storms! A relatively cooler air mass will flow into our area for the latter half of this weekend and early next week.

FRIDAY: ILM Airport has recorded a high temperature of 90+ for five straight days and Friday will make day six! Highs: mainly mid 90s. Max heat index values: mainly 100 – 106. Skies: hazy and partly sunny. Storm chance: 30 - 40%. Storm hazards: downpours and lightning primarily, hail and high winds possibly.

EXTENDED: The 90s streak likely continues to Friday (day six) and Saturday (day seven). By the late weekend and into early next week, daily highs will shrink to the 80s. Storm chances: 40 - 50% Saturday and generally 20% or less for Sunday and early next week.

TROPICAL STORM ACTIVITY has been much more pronounced in the eastern Pacific Ocean (twelve storms in 2014) versus the Atlantic Ocean (two storms in 2014). Please stay prepared though! The peak of the Atlantic hurricane season is here now through September!

NEW STORM FORMING? A westbound tropical wave of low pressure may slowly develop into a tropical storm as it brushes the northeastern Caribbean islands (like Puerto Rico and Hispanola) this weekend. If it forms, it'd get the name "Cristobal".

WHERE MIGHT SUCH A STORM GO? A jet stream trough may be strong enough to guide this potential system between the Carolinas and Bermuda next week, so it's definitely a system to watch! Stay with us in case of changes.

1-Day Forecast: Wilmington

Friday
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Currently in Wilmington as of

  • 77°(Feels like 83°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: WSW @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38
  • Sunset: 19:51
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 8.00

1-Day Forecast: Fayetteville

Friday
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  • 98°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Fayetteville as of

  • 76°(Feels like 80°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 19:55
  • Humidity: 82%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Lumberton

Friday
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  • 97°
  • °

Clear

Currently in Lumberton as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:42
  • Sunset: 19:56
  • Humidity: 91%
  • UV Index: 9.00

1-Day Forecast: Kenansville

Friday
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  • 94°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Kenansville as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:37
  • Sunset: 19:52
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 7.00

1-Day Forecast: Southport

Friday
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  • 89°
  • °

Clear

Currently in Southport as of

  • 76°(Feels like 81°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39
  • Sunset: 19:51
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 4.00

1-Day Forecast: Myrtle Beach Air Force Base

Friday
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  • 94°
  • °

Clear

Currently in Myrtle Beach Air Force Base as of

  • 79°(Feels like 84°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: W @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 19:54
  • Humidity: 84%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Jacksonville

Friday
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  • 96°
  • °

Clear

Currently in Jacksonville as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:36
  • Sunset: 19:50
  • Humidity: 89%
  • UV Index: 3.00

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