First Alert Forecast: seasonably chilly, but dry weekend ahead

Your First Alert Forecast from Sat. morning, Feb. 8, 2020

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Good Saturday to you! Thanks for checking into your First Alert Forecast Conditions continue to improve across the region following Thursdays ferocious storms.

Over the weekend, a high pressure system will help keep rain chances low: at 10% Saturday, 20% Saturday night, and 0% Sunday. Cooler winds ought to slacken enough so as to introduce a small risk for frost, especially for sheltered areas, as temperatures slip deep into the 30s Saturday. From there, you may expect highs in the seasonable lower 50s for Saturday and upper 50s for Sunday. Overall, a nice late winter weekend...

For next week, a ridging pattern in the polar jet stream will favor above-average temperatures much of the time as well as a return to rain and fog chances. Probably no surprise the way this winter has been going! Catch details on these items and more your seven-day forecast for Wilmington right here. And remember, you can always grab a ten-day forecast for any location you desire on your WECT Weather App!

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