Scattered showers and storms today, tonight and potentially for Independence Day

Credit: Jim Noelker

Credit: Jim Noelker

Scattered showers and storms will occur today with more settled weather setting in midweek before the next round of showers and thunderstorms return later this week, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.

Today will be mostly cloudy, with a 60% chance of showers and storms this afternoon. Highs will be near 80 degrees and the lows will fall around 66 degrees overnight.

Tonight brings a 30% chance of precipitation and storms before and after 11 p.m., otherwise, it’ll be mostly cloudy.

Thunderstorms are possible at times from Tuesday through Sunday, mainly during the afternoon and evening hours, according to the NWS.

Expect partly sunny skies just in time for Independence Day, with highs near 86 degrees. A slight chance of rain showers and thunderstorms are possible after 1 p.m.

Tuesday night will be partly cloudy,with a low around 66 degrees.

Sunshine sets in Wednesday with mostly sunny skies and a high of 88 degrees. Conditions will be hot, humid with slight rain chances during the day and overnight.

Wednesday night will be partly cloudy with an overnight low of 68 degrees.

Thursday brings rainy conditions all day and hot temperatures with highs in the upper 80s. An 60% chance of precipitation slinks in overnight before 8 p.m. Otherwise, it’ll be mostly cloudy.

The low will fall around 65 degrees.

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