First Alert Forecast: a taste of wintry temps for the Cape Fear Region

Your First Alert Forecast from Wed. morning, Nov. 18, 2020

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Great to see you this Wednesday! Your First Alert Forecast opens with a nippy northerly breeze and temperatures closer to average for mid-January than mid-November. Wednesday afternoon highs will only be in the lower and middle 50s despite lots of sunshine.

Please plan some extra care for your cold-sensitive pets and plants for Wednesday night as clear skies and slackening winds will favor a sharp temperature drop. By Thursday morning, most spots will have readings in the frosty middle and upper 30s and inland locales might even dip below freezing for a time.

Your extended forecast is milder with recovering rivers here at home and a respite in storminess in the tropics. Catch details in your First Alert seven-day planner for Wilmington right here. Or, take your outlook deeper into Thanksgiving week with a ten-day forecast for any spot you want - with your WECT Weather App.

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