*Flash Flood Watch*
A flash flood watch has been issued for the entire area through 3pm on Thursday.
The next coastal storm will move through the area on Thursday with another round of heavy rain likely. Temperatures on Thursday will warm to the low 60s with coastal locations possibly warming to the lower 70s. On average, 1-2 inches or rain will be possible. Isolated strong storms will be possible once again along the coast from midday through late afternoon. The rain will exit the area shortly after sunset.
Sunshine will return Friday as the storm races away from the area. Highs will peak in the upper 50s with lighter winds. A reinforcing shot of cold air will make for a chilly night on Friday with lows falling to the upper 30s. No rain is in the forecast on Friday or the weekend.
Thursday: Cloudy and rainy. Highs in the low 60s with northeast to southeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Rain chance: 80%
Thursday Night: Cloudy to clear and chilly. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Rain chance: 20%
Friday: Sunny and cool with highs in the middle 50s. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
*Gale Warning through Thursday*
Winds will be out of the southeast at 20-30 knots on Thursday. Seas will run 8 to 12 feet. The Sounds will run around 2 to 4 feet.
|Beach Forecast||OBX / Crystal Coast|
|Air Temp||65 / 62|
|Water Temp||77 / 84|
|Waves||1-2ft / 1-2ft|