First Alert Forecast: stormy and sharply colder for Christmas

Your First Alert Forecast from Tue. morning, Dec. 22, 2020

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Hello and thanks for checking in! Your First Alert Forecast opens with a couple of dry and seasonable early winter days across the Cape Fear Region. Expect afternoon temperatures in the upper 50s and lower 60s Tuesday and Wednesday and a night of frosty 30s in between.

A strong and dynamic cold front remains on-track to approach on Christmas Eve. Expect balmy southerly breezes to develop and become frisky with 20+ mph gusts and, as temperatures briefly spike to the 60s and 70s, be alert for locally strong showers to pop during the daytime and evening.

Post-front, your First Alert Forecast features a snow-free but sharply colder Christmas with temperatures struggling in the 20s and 30s! Catch these details and more in your Wilmington seven-day planner here. Or, extend your outlook and customize your location with your WECT Weather App!

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