Expect partly cloudy skies and breezy conditions Thursday afternoon with a few passing showers or brief thundershowers. Highs will be in the upper 70s. Winds will blow from the southwest and west at 10 to 20 mph with higher gusts. As the low pressure system moves away tonight, skies will clear. Lows will be in the upper 50s and lower 60s. Friday will see westerly winds and highs coming up to the lower 80s. It will be a sunny day Friday.
Thursday: Partly cloudy and breezy with an afternoon shower possible. Highs in the upper 70s and a southwest to west wind at 12 to 22 mph. Rain chance: 30%
Thursday Night: Cooler with clearing skies. Lows in the upper 50s with west winds at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday: Sunny with highs in the lower 80s. West wind at 10 to 15 mph and no rain chances.
*Small Craft Advisory for all waters Thursday*
Winds will be from the southwest at 20 to 25 knots on Thursday. Offshore swells will run 6-9 feet. Waves heights will run around 2-4 feet on the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.
Outer Banks Crystal Coast
Air Temp: 78 78
Water Temp: 68 73
Waves: 3-5 Ft. 4-5 Ft.
Rip Risk: *High* *High*