Sunny but warm today, Monday

Credit: Matthias Schrader

Credit: Matthias Schrader

High pressure and a dry airmass will remain in place across the region through the weekend with chances for rain to increase midweek, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.

Sunny skies mark a warm and lightly breezy day with highs in the mid to upper 70s, followed by a cool but mostly cloudy overnight with lows falling into the lower 60s.

Monday will be mostly cloudy with a high of 78 degrees. Overnight, expect partly cloudy skies and cool conditions once more. The low will fall around 59 degrees.

A chance of showers is possible Tuesday afternoon but otherwise will be partly sunny. Temperatures will be near 81 degrees for the highs with an overnight low of 61 degrees.

Tuesday night will be mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of precipitation.

Rain chances continue into Wednesday but otherwise will be partly cloudy. The high will be near 77 degrees with an overnight low of 60 degrees.

Conditions on Wednesday night will involve increasing clouds and a chance of rain showers, however.

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