First Alert Forecast: dry & brisk start to the week, shower odds in sight

Your First Alert Forecast from Mon. evening, Jan. 23, 2023
Published: Jan. 23, 2023 at 2:17 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 23, 2023 at 5:29 PM EST
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WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Nice to see you late this Monday! Wilmington officially picked up 1.79″ of rain; its highest one day rainfall tally since Hurricane Ian on September 30. This effectively cut the rainfall deficit for the month of January by about 75%. Another beneficial shot of rain is expected Wednesday, which will eat away at another chunk of the remaining month-to-date deficit. In the meantime, rain chances will drop to 0% Monday night and Tuesday.

Temperatures will take a dip near freezing Monday night and strive for the seasonably brisk middle and upper 50s Tuesday. Southwesterly winds will bring temperatures to the middle and upper 60s ahead of our next cold front.

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