1. Your 3-day Local Forecast:
- According to the National Weather Service, Friday will be sunny, with a high near 79. Expect a calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
- Friday night will be mostly clear, with a low around 55. Expect a south wind around 7 mph.
- Saturday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Expect a south wind from 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
- Saturday night will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. There is a 30 percent chance of showers.
- Sunday will be cloudy, with a high near 71. There is a 60 percent chance of showers.
- Sunday night will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. There is a 30 percent chance of showers.
3. Wildcats Football: Wildcats varsity football will take on Arlington Catholic High School under the lights at Wilmington High School at 7 p.m.
4. It's Also Happening Today: Are you into steampunk? If so, stop by the Wilmington Memorial Library at 3:30 p.m. and craft your own steampunk bookmark. Don't know what steampunk is? Here's a pretty good definition.
5. ICYMI: In case you missed it, the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce will host Wilmington's 9th annual half marathon and 5K run or walk this Sunday, Sept. 22. Registration opens at 8 a.m. and shotgun start for both races is at 10 a.m.