Flash flood watch for Pitt, Beaufort, Craven, Carteret, Pamlico, Greene, Lenoir, Duplin, Jones, Pender and Onslow counties until Tuesday morning
Rain will continue to move in from the south through the night as a low pressure system creeps eastward. The rain will be moderate to heavy through the night before relaxing after sunrise Tuesday. Rainfall totals are expected to range between two to four inches over Monday and Tuesday. Dry weather will return to the east by Wednesday with decreasing rain activity by the latter half of Tuesday. Temperatures will rise quickly as skies clear for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Expect mid 80s to upper 80s from Wednesday through the weekend.
Monday Night: Staying cloudy and wet. Lows in the low 60s with northeasterly winds at 10 to 15 mph. Rainfall projection: 1"-3"
Tuesday: Cloudy with rain showers decreasing through the day. Highs in the mid 70s with winds out of the northeast at 7 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night: Dry with clearing skies. Lows in the low 60s with northwesterly winds at 5 to 10 mph.
*Gale Warning for all waters through Tuesday*
Winds will be from the northeast at 15 to 25 knots on Monday. Offshore swells will run 5 to 9 feet. Waves heights will run around 2 to 3 feet on the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.