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Today's Forecast Updated Wednesday at 3:35 PM
Storms will continue to be possible this afternoon but the severe threat should end by the evening hours.
- Storms End, Partly Cloudy and Muggy
- Lows: Mid 60s to Near 70
- Wind: S 5 m.p.h.
- Partly Cloudy, PM T-Storms
- Highs: Upper 80s
- Precipitation: 60%
- Partly Cloudy, Isolated T-Storms
- Highs: Mid 80s
- Precipitation: 40%
Heat and humidity levels have been slowly increasing around the region today. Areas of showers and thunderstorms have been developing, as well. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch was issued across most of the area as some thunderstorms have to potential to produce 60 mph wind gusts along with heavy downpours. This entire weather pattern is being influenced by a summer-like area of high pressure centered well southeast of the North Carolina coast.
The next few days will be similar to today. We are forecasting partly cloudy, very warm and humid weather through Saturday with daily thunderstorm chances and high temperatures in the upper 80s to near 90 degrees in a few spots.
Shower and thunderstorm chances will increase again on Sunday as a slow moving cold front inches eastward. We’re putting the probability of rain at 60% on Sunday and keeping a 30% probability of rain into Monday as the front continues to creep through our area. Cooler and drier weather will develop on Tuesday.
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