High pressure will move over the area tonight and then offshore Saturday. Winds will relax Friday night with lows bottoming out in the upper 20s by sunrise Saturday. Some high and mid level clouds will increase overnight.
The weekend will see another cold front move through the area late Saturday night. This front will bring a few showers Saturday night. Temperatures will slowly climb Saturday and reach the mid 50s by evening.
It will remain in the 50s overnight Saturday night, so Sunday will begin in the 50s. Highs will remain in the mid to upper 50s Sunday as northwest winds pick up. It will be much colder Sunday night into Martin Luther King Jr. day. Monday's highs will only reach the low 40s with wind chills in the 30s. Several nights below freezing start Sunday night.
Friday Night: Clouds increasing late and cold with temperatures in the upper 20s. Winds will be out of the north less than 5 mph.
Saturday: Partly cloudy with a few showers in the evening. Highs in the middle 50s. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Rain chance: 30%.
Sunday: Clearing and breezy. Highs in the mid to upper 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
MLK Jr. Day: Mostly sunny and cold. Highs in the low 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
*Small Craft Advisory Friday*
Winds will blow out of the north to northeast at 20 to 30 kts on Friday. Seas 5-9 feet. The Sounds will see wave heights of 2 to 3 feet.
|Beach Forecast||OBX / Crystal Coast|
|Air Temp||55 / 57|
|Water Temp||63 / 65|