WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) — So far today, Wilmington International Airport has reached 90 degrees. The normal high for this time of year is 75 degrees. The record high at ILM for April 20 is 91 degrees.
The beaches have been slightly cooler thanks to a south and southwest wind. Highs there have stayed in the mid 70s. Water temperatures remain in the mid to upper 60s.
Cooler temperatures are expected over the next few days. Highs in the mid to upper 70s are expected Thursday, with highs near 70 expected Friday. Scattered thunderstorms are expected Thursday and Friday.