Another weak area of low pressure will brush the North Carolina coast late Thanksgiving day into Friday, but rain is not expected. North winds will cap the highs in the low 50s for Turkey Day. Expect the coldest start of the week on Friday with temperatures falling to the low 30s. Widespread frost will be possible with calm winds and clear skies.Sunshine will return on Friday, but highs will stay in the mid 50s. The average high this time of year is around 64 degrees.
High pressure will build over the weekend leaving us with sunny skies and mild temps. Highs will go from the low 60s Saturday to the mid 50s by Sunday. Winds will be light out of the southwest to start the weekend, only to finish breezy out of the northwest.
Thanksgiving: Mostly sunny and cool with highs in the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 12 mph.
Thursday Night: Cold and clear with lows around 32 degrees. Calm winds.
Friday: Staying cool and mostly clear with highs in the middle to upper 50s. Northeast winds at 4 to 8 mph.
Friday Night: Cold and clear with lows in the upper 30s. Light winds.
*Small Craft Advisory for offshore waters through Thursday*
Winds will blow out of the north at 7 to 15 knots Thursday. Offshore swells will dip from 5 to 3 feet. Swells will fall from 2 to 1 foot on the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.
|Beach Forecast||OBX / Crystal Coast|
|Air Temp||61 / 63|
|Water Temp||65 / 67|
|Waves||2-4ft / 1-3ft|