An approaching cold front will lead to an eventual cool down, but it won't completely cross the area until Tuesday morning. Scattered showers and storms are possible across the East as the front moves in tonight, but calmer weather will take over late Tuesday. The front will stall over the area Tuesday, leading to scattered showers and storms, primarily during the afternoon hours. Tuesday's highs will reach the mid 80s with winds out of the west to southwest at 6 to 12 mph.
Monday Night: Spotty overnight showers and storms. Lows in the low 70s with winds out of the southwest at 3 to 6 mph. Rain chance: 30%.
Tuesday: Warm and muggy with scattered, afternoon showers and storms. Highs in the mid 80s with SW winds at 5 to 10 mph. Rain chance: 40%.
Tuesday Night: Rain decreasing late. Lows in the mid to upper 60s. Light winds out of the southwest.
Winds will be from the southwest at 10 to 15 knots on Tuesday. Offshore swells will run 2-4 feet. Waves heights will run around 1 foot on the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.
Outer Banks Crystal Coast
Air Temp: 87 86
Water Temp: 71 74
Waves: 1-2 Ft. 1-2 Ft.
Rip Risk: *Mod.* *Mod.*