FIRST ALERT: Gradual drying trend continues

FIRST ALERT: Gradual drying trend continues
A few showers and storms are likely late this afternoon and evening. (Source: WMBF)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Gradually dryer weather will continue to work into the Carolinas, but a few lingering showers and storms will remain possible at times.

Last night’s storms have moved well out to sea leaving warm and humid weather behind for today. Temperatures will climb into the lower to middle 80s along the Grand Strand and upper 80s to near 90 for the Pee Dee.

A nice day on the beaches with just a stray shower or storm late in the day.
A nice day on the beaches with just a stray shower or storm late in the day. (Source: WMBF)

Most of the day will be rain-free, but a few showers and storms will likely develop in some areas during the afternoon and evening. The storms will likely not be as strong as what many areas saw on Friday, but locally heavy rain and frequent lightning will be likely with some storms.

A few showers and storms are likely late this afternoon and evening.
A few showers and storms are likely late this afternoon and evening. (Source: WMBF)

Sunday will see a similar pattern with warm temperatures climbing well into the 80s. Just an isolated storm or two is possible during the afternoon and evening.

Slightly cooler and drier weather will arrive for Memorial day with a rain-free forecast and temperatures reaching the lower 80s inland and upper 70s to near 80 at the beaches.

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