WEATHER SUMMARY: Happy Thursday! Moisture will slowly increase today as high pressure shifts off the coast bringing partly sunny skies but another rain free day. More clouds and scattered showers arrive Friday as some moisture from post-tropical Beta moves into the area, pushing dew points back up into the upper 60s and lower 70s. Expect seasonable and rather muggy conditions for the upcoming weekend with hit or miss showers and isolated thunderstorms but a washout is not expected over the weekend. A couple of cold fronts move through early next week bringing a chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms and highs again close to average, cooling behind the stronger of the two fronts by next Wednesday.
Today: Partly sunny skies. A nice and quiet day with a high in the upper 70s to around 80. Winds southwest becoming south at 5-10 mph.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy with increasing humidity. A slight chance of a shower. A milder low in the mid to upper 60s.
Friday: Mostly cloudy and becoming humid with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms developing. High around 80.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK: Great news, we have no official tropical cyclones in the Atlantic basin! Swells over the Cape Fear beaches from Teddy will continue to slowly diminish later this week.
Elsewhere, tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the next 5 days.
You can view more on the tropics on the WWAY Hurricane Page.