A few more showers are expected for the first half of Easter before the rain bringing low drifts to the east. Highs will jump up under a ridge for the middle of the week.
A glimpse of the Saturday rain totals:
BACK ISLAND 2.58
SURF CITY 3.10
WILMINGTON NWS 3.25
MASONBORO ISLAND 2.37
EASTER SUNDAY: Mostly cloudy skies will deliver a few leftover showers. Skies may become partly cloudy in some areas late in the day. Northeast breezes of mainly 15 to 25mph will preserve the coolness. Temperatures: mid and upper 60s.