First Alert Forecast: Warm and humid weather to finish the weekend

Your First Alert Forecast from Sat. night on May 18, 2018

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Hey there and happy Saturday to you! Hopefully you got a chance to head outside and enjoy this beautiful day we had today. If you didn’t not a big deal, it’s sticking around tomorrow.. and for the extended forecast!

High pressure will be in control for much of week ahead. Be sure to wear sunglasses, sunscreen and stay hydrated! Lots of sunshine and warm temperatures with a low chance of pop up storms for the week ahead.

If you’re heading out to the beaches tomorrow be sure to check your local life guard stand to the see the latest rip current statement. If you’re cooling off in the water be sure to use caution, especially near piers and jetties. Tomorrows rip current risk is low for all beaches.

Temperatures will be ranging in the upper 80s and low 90s. However, higher dew point temperatures will make it feel even warmer and humid so keep a water bottle handy if you’re outdoors.

To check out temperatures for your specific location, log into your WECT Weather App. Heres a look at Wilmington’s 7 Day Planning Forecast:

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