First Alert Forecast: temperatures swings and increasing rain chances

Your First Alert Forecast for Thursday evening Dec. 5, 2019

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Happy Thursday evening to you! As we close out the first week in December, near seasonable temperatures will continue through the weekend. A series of fronts will keep the chance for a few passing showers in the forecast through next week - however- high pressure will build in Saturday making for a bright and cool start to the weekend.

Expect mostly clear skies and chilly lows in the mid and upper 30s tonight.

Your Friday forecast features increasing clouds and even the risk of a few late-day showers but, with odds at 30-40% and not 100%, you may have a dry outcome. Amounts ought to range from zero to one-quarter-inch. Also, expect temperatures to crest in the 60s.

Your extended forecast carries cool 50s for Saturday but balmier 70s by Monday and Tuesday. Rain chances will advance from 0% Saturday, 30-40% by late Sunday and 40-50% early next week. Thunder is possible, but most of the showers are likely to be lightning-free.

Catch these details and more in your seven-day forecast for Wilmington right here. Or, anytime you want, you can generate a ten-day forecast tailored to your exact location on your WECT Weather App! Thanks for trusting your First Alert Weather Team!

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