Showers, storms possible tonight ahead of wet Tuesday

An umbrella helped keep some of the rain off a woman walking on Brown Street Monday, April 12, 2020. MARSHALL GORBY\STAFF
An umbrella helped keep some of the rain off a woman walking on Brown Street Monday, April 12, 2020. MARSHALL GORBY\STAFF

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There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms tonight and into the overnight hours.

The showers and storms are most likely after 1 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy with a low around 62 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.

Wet weather continues Tuesday, when there is a chance of showers and storms before 11 a.m.. Showers will be likely between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., with a thunderstorm possible. This will be followed by a chance of showers and storms after 2 p.m. Skies will be mostly cloudy with a high near 73 degrees. Tuesday night, showers are likely with a thunderstorm possible before midnight, then a chance of showers after 2 a.m. The overnight low will be around 50 degrees under cloudy skies.

On Wednesday, there is only a slight chance of showers before 2 p.m. It is expected to be partly sunny but much cooler with a high near 58 degrees. Overnight, temperatures will drop further, reaching lows around 41 degrees, the NWS said.

The cooler weather remains for Thursday, which will be partly sunny with a high near 60 degrees. There is a slight chance of showers after 2 p.m. Thursday night, there is a chance of showers between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. Overnight will be mostly cloudy with a low around 42 degrees.

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