A weak cool front will drop from the north on Tuesday and pull up stationary. The stalled cold front will keep rain in the forecast through at least Wednesday with the highest rain chances Tuesday afternoon. Highs will run noticeably cooler from this past weekend, only reaching the mid to upper 80s in many communities. The humidity will still be elevated resulting in a heat index around 100°. Skies on Tuesday will be partly to mostly cloudy with clearer skies planned for Wednesday.
Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with scattered evening showers. Lows in the mid 70s with winds out of the southwest at 5 to 10 mph. Rain chance: 30%.
Tuesday: Highs will again reach around 90 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Scattered afternoon storms will be possible. Winds: SW 5-12 mph. Rain chance: 40%.
*Small Craft Advisory for all waters on Monday*
Winds will be from the southwest at 15 to 25 knots on Monday. Offshore swells will range from 4 to 6 feet. Waves heights will run around 1 to 2 feet on the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.
|Beach Forecast||OBX / Crystal Coast|
|Air Temp||88 / 86|
|Water Temp||72 / 81|
|Waves||2-4ft / 3-5ft|