Skies will stay clear and the winds will remain relatively breezy through Thursday. Winds may diminish enough early Thursday to produce some patchy light frost well inland. Expect air temperatures to reach the lower 60s by the afternoon with partly cloudy skies. Temperatures will gradually warm into the upper 60s by Saturday afternoon.
Thursday: Becoming partly cloudy, breezy and cool. Highs in the lower 60s with northeasterly winds at 6 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy skies with cool overnight temps. Lows in the middle 40s, with northeasterly winds at 4 to 8 mph.
BEACH AND BOATING FORECAST:
*SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY EVENING*
Winds will blow from the northeast to north at 20 to 25 knots through Friday. Offshore wave heights will run 5 to 8 feet with swells around 2 to 3 feet on the Albemarle and Pamlico sounds.