First Alert Forecast: unseasonably warm with rain chances underway

Your First Alert Forecast for Thursday evening Apr. 8, 2021

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Happy Thursday evening to you! Your First Alert Forecast this evening holds dinner-time temperatures in the mid to upper 70s with a stray light shower possible throughout the evening hours.

Substantial rain has been elusive thus far in April and will remain so Thursday. Chances for a shower are 10% this evening. A disorganized low pressure system will generate a period of higher rain odds: 30% Friday, 50% Saturday, and 30% Sunday. Spotty showers and thundershowers ought to be the precipitation mode and no spot is likely to feel an all-day wash-out. In fact make sure you continue to water your gardens as rain is not a slam dunk any day. Look for a trend back to drier weather as the new work week begins.

Catch these rain chances and some more warm temperatures, too, in your seven-day forecast for Wilmington right here. Or, tap to your ten-day outlook on your WECT Weather App!

7-day Forecast

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