A cold front will sweep through the area tonight. The late entrance of the front will allow for outdoor activities to go off without a hitch. Highs will stay warmer than average after a cold start, going from the low 30s to the upper 60s to low 70s. Wind will gradually strengthen to around 15-25 mph in the evening. Rain chances increase around midnight on Saturday and will last through sunrise on Sunday. Rainfall amounts will average less than 0.50". Highs will drop from near 70° Saturday to the 50s Sunday. The colder air will stick around into the start of the upcoming work week with overnight lows near freezing.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy and warmer with highs near 70 degrees. Southwest winds at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night: Rain possible after midnight with temperatures around 60 degrees. South winds 10 to 25 mph and stronger wind gusts with frontal passage. Rain chance: 40%
Sunday: Rain in the morning with temperatures cooling through the day. Highs in upper 50s but cooling through the day. AM Rain chance: 40%
Winds will blow out of the southwest from 20 to 40 kts on Saturday. Offshore swells will range fall from 7 to 4 feet. Waves heights will dip from 3 feet to 1 foot on the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.
|Beach Forecast||OBX / Crystal Coast|
|Air Temp||55 / 58|
|Water Temp||65 / 67|
|Waves||2-3ft / 1-3ft|