Winter Storm Expected Tonight/Early Wednesday
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY)– A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for southeastern NC through Wednesday morning. The main core of our winter storm will arrive tonight/early Wednesday. Here is a simple hour-by-hour forecast:
This Afternoon- Light sleet likely, possibly mixing with a few snowflakes across inland counties.
Early Evening- Mainly light sleet for coastal counties, a snow/sleet mix for inland counties. Intensity of precipitation increases by mid-evening.
Late Tonight- Sleet changes over to snow for everyone, becoming heavy at times.
Wednesday Afternoon- Storm system departs.
NOTE- The snow/sleet forecast map pictured here shows the forecasted storm totals. Totals in the southern counties will be a mix of sleet/snow. Totals in the northern counties will reflect more snow accumulation.
Stay with WWAY and the StormTrack 3 Weather Team for continuing developments as the system approaches. Follow updates via Facebook and Twitter or download our StormTrack 3 mobile app to keep up on the go.
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