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70°F

Hi: 73° Lo: 54°

(Feels like 70°F)
Precipitation: 80%
Humidity: 94%

Dewpoint: 68°
Heat Index: 70°
Wind Direction: SE
Wind Speed: 16 mph

Sunrise: 07:20:28 am
Sunset: 06:27:45 pm

Heavy rain early then breaks of sunshine. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.

Monday

Hi: 75° Lo: 59°
Tuesday

Hi: 79° Lo: 53°
Wednesday

Hi: 68° Lo: 46°
Thursday

Hi: 71° Lo: 49°
Friday

Hi: 73° Lo: 52°
Saturday

Hi: 76° Lo: 52°

8 AM


67°

Humidity: 96%
Precip: 80%
Wind: 9 mph ESE

9 AM


68°

Humidity: 95%
Precip: 80%
Wind: 8 mph ESE

10 AM


69°

Humidity: 92%
Precip: 70%
Wind: 9 mph ENE

11 AM


69°

Humidity: 90%
Precip: 60%
Wind: 11 mph NNE

12 PM


69°

Humidity: 87%
Precip: 60%
Wind: 12 mph NNW

1 PM


68°

Humidity: 87%
Precip: 50%
Wind: 13 mph WNW
2 PM | 67°
| 40%
3 PM | 67°
| 30%
4 PM | 68°
| 10%
5 PM | 66°
| 10%
6 PM | 65°
| 10%
7 PM | 62°
| 10%
8 PM | 61°
| 10%
9 PM | 60°
| 10%
10 PM | 59°
| 10%
11 PM | 59°
| 10%
12 AM | 58°
| 10%
1 AM | 57°
| 10%
2 AM | 57°
| 10%
3 AM | 56°
| 10%
4 AM | 55°
| 10%
5 AM | 55°
| 10%
6 AM | 56°
| 10%
7 AM | 55°
| 10%

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FORECAST DISCUSSION:

Nestor will arrive early in the morning and last through the afternoon. The track of Nestor has shifted further southward, reducing rainfall totals from 2-4" to 1-3" for most of the East. However, coastal communities along and south of the track will still see the elevated rainfall totals (2-4").

Winds will start the day coming out of the southeast at 25 to 35 mph along the coast with inland areas registering a 15 to 25 mph southeasterly wind. Gusts along the coast will reach up to 45 mph with inland areas seeing gusts max out at 35 mph. Highs will reach the low 70s even after starting the day in the low 60s.

The storm will pull away from the area late in the day, shifting winds from the southeast to the northwest with speeds dropping by 5 to 10 mph. Rain showers will taper off during the afternoon with everyone turning dry by sunset.

FORECAST:

Saturday Night: Rain developing from the southwest to northeast. Some rain heavy at times. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph inland, 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts along the coast. Lows in the 60s.

Sunday: Heavy rain early moving from southwest to northeast. Highs in the lower 70s. Winds starting out of the southeast, becoming northwesterly in the afternoon at 10 to 20 mph.

Sunday Night: Skies stay cloudy but rain ends. Lows drop to the mid 50s with winds out of the northwest at 7 to 15 mph.

MARINE FORECAST:

Southeast winds will blow at 25-35 knots Sunday. Seas building 6-9 feet. The Sounds will see wave heights around 2 to 4 feet.

Statistics

Saturday's High 72º
Saturday's Low 39º
Beach Forecast OBX / Crystal Coast
Air Temp 65 / 67
Water Temp 70 / 75
Waves 1-2'/1-2'

 

8 Day Forecast

Weather Headlines

Updated: 10/19/2019 - While the track of Nestor has shifted further southward, we are still looking at heavy showers through the start of Sunday.

Updated: 09/08/2019 - The Red Cross and Salvation Army are stepping up to provide hot meals and shelter for those in need following Hurricane Dorian.

Posted: 09/05/2019 - Flights will not be resuming at one airport in the east until Saturday.

Tropics Headlines

Updated: 10/19/2019 - Nestor has been downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone, a downgrade that was expected but will have little to no impact on the forecast here in eastern Carolina.

Updated: 10/01/2019 - Lorenzo now has a forward speed of 25 mph and is anticipated to increase this speed in the days ahead. The storm is still a category 2 hurricane over the North Atlantic.

Posted: 09/09/2019 - The tornado caused extensive damage to the Boardwalk RV Park and the Salty Pirate Waterpark Friday around 9:00 a.m.