First Alert Forecast: big temperature surge ahead through Friday. . .

Your First Alert forecast for Wednesday evening Mar. 18, 2020

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Good Wednesday evening to you and thanks for checking into your First Alert Forecast! Spring officially arrives with the vernal equinox tomorrow, Thursday, March 19, at 11:49 p.m. and to welcome the new season a very toasty ridge of high pressure will be building over the Cape Fear Region! Expect partly to mostly cloudy skies tonight with some areas of dense fog by morning. Lows will only bottom out near 60. Consider these growing high temperatures...

Thursday: 78-84 on the mainland, 72-78 for the beaches.

Friday: 80-86 on the mainland, 74-80 for the beaches.

Your long-range forecast features a sharp weekend cool-down and variable rain chances. Catch all the details in your seven-day forecast for Wilmington right here. And remember: a full, location-specific, ten-day forecast is just a tap away on your WECT Weather App! Thanks for trusting your First Alert Weather Team and have a great day!

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