First Alert Forecast: sunnier and trending warmer

Your First Alert Forecast from Tue. afternoon, Feb. 23, 2021

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Hello and thank you for checking into your First Alert Forecast! A friendly high pressure system will help author the opening chapters of the weather story: it will deliver a nice and welcome period of dryness to the Cape Fear Region through at least Thursday.

In this time, temperatures ought to reach for the 60s amid a blustery west wind Tuesday and fall toward the frosty 30s as said wind subsides Tuesday night. Southerly breezes will help readings rebound to the 60s Wednesday and Thursday; a stray inland backyard may crack 70.

In the longer range: a front supportive of modest rain chances will wiggle back toward the Cape Fear Region between Friday and Sunday. See its details and more in a seven-day forecast for Wilmington right here. Or, extend your outlook to ten days with your WECT Weather App!

7-day Forecast

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