Weather Authority Forecast


Shower chances through Friday; Weekend looking good......

A low pressure system will continue to swing moisture into the area resulting in light showers most of the morning and afternoon. Rainfall totals will be less than 0.50" on Friday with drier conditions by the early evening. Temperatures will only reach the 60s across the area on Friday.

Clearing skies will be on tap for Saturday. Increasing sunshine will enable afternoon highs to top out in the lower 70s. Much warmer air will arrive by Mother's Day as temperatures will hit 80° in most inland locations.

Dry and warm conditions will continue into early next week, with highs in the lower to middle 80s.


Friday: Mostly cloudy with a few showers. Highs in the middle to upper 60s, with winds from the northwest at 5 to 10 mph. Rain chance: 40%.

Friday Night: Scattered showers ending during the evening followed by mostly cloudy and cool conditions. Lows near 50°, with westerly winds at 3 to 6 mph. Rain chance: 30%

Saturday: Clearing skies and warmer. Highs in the middle 70s with northwest winds at 4 to 8 mph. Rain chance: 0%


Winds will become northwest to west at 10 to 15 knots Friday through Saturday. Swells will run from 2 to 5 feet offshore and 1 to 2 feet on the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.


Outer Banks Crystal Coast
Air Temp: 65 68
Water Temp: 64 67
Waves: 2-3 Ft. `1-2 Ft.
Rip Risk: Low Low
Winds: NE 7-15 mph NE 5-10 mph
  • Thursday's High: 61°
  • Thursday's Low: 55°
  • Sunset : 8:00 pm
  • Sunrise: 6:12 am
  • High Tide (Atlantic Beach): 7:54 am
  • Low Tide: 2:31 pm
  • High Tide: 8:16 pm
  • High Tide (Outer Banks): 7:32 am
  • Low Tide: 1:56 pm
  • High Tide: 7:46 pm
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Cooler, with showers returning on Thursday

Updated: 05/05/2016 - Scattered showers will return by midday Thursday into the afternoon hours. A few thunderstorms will be possible late in the day and early evening.

Muggier with a few afternoon showers Thursday

Updated: 04/21/2016 - Humidity levels will rise as the rain chances begin to increase Thursday afternoon. Winds will shift to the south for most of the day pushing the highs into the mid 70s.

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