Oak Island Weather

33°54'N 78°5'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
62°F
Feels like: 62°F
Wind Chill: 62°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 62°F Visibility: 3mi
Dew Point: 62°F Wind: -
Humidity: 100% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.48" Gusts: -
Reported: 21 minutes 37 seconds ago
February 22, 2018 7:00 am EST
Location: 33.721N 78.015W or 11 nautical miles SSE of search location of 33.9017N 78.0817W.
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 5.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (168°)
Water Temperature: 58°F (14.6°C)
February 22, 2018 6:08 am EST
Location: 33.837N 78.484W or 20 nautical miles W of search location of 33.9017N 78.0817W.
Wind Direction: E (90°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 2 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.46 in (1031.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 59°F (15.1°C)
Water Temperature: 59°F (14.9°C)
February 22, 2018 5:42 am EST
Location: 33.841N 78.482W or 20 nautical miles W of search location of 33.9017N 78.0817W.
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: S (187°)
Thursday, February 22
6:49am / 6:02pm 11:01am / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
71°
56°
Day: A mix of clouds and sun. High 71F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: A few passing clouds, otherwise generally clear. Low 56F. Winds light and variable.
Friday, February 23
6:48am / 6:03pm 11:45am / 12:52am
Mostly Sunny
73°
59°
Day: A few passing clouds, otherwise generally sunny. High 73F. Winds light and variable.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 59F. Winds light and variable.
Saturday, February 24
6:47am / 6:04pm 12:36pm / 1:56am
Partly Cloudy
71°
61°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, February 25
6:46am / 6:05pm 1:33pm / 2:59am
AM Showers
72°
61°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, February 26
6:44am / 6:06pm 2:36pm / 3:59am
Showers
68°
48°
Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Tuesday, February 27
6:43am / 6:07pm 3:42pm / 4:55am
Sunny
63°
47°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Wednesday, February 28
6:42am / 6:08pm 4:50pm / 5:45am
Mostly Cloudy
65°
55°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Thursday, March 1
6:41am / 6:09pm 5:58pm / 6:31am
Cloudy
67°
52°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Friday, March 2
6:40am / 6:09pm 7:04pm / 7:11am
Partly Cloudy
62°
41°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 40s.
Saturday, March 3
6:38am / 6:10pm 8:08pm / 7:49am
Mostly Sunny
57°
41°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
MPH 1 6 5 1 1 0 0 4 5 2 2 3
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: AMZ200-221615- 313 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... Bermuda high pressure will remain anchored offshore, sustaining light to moderate southerly winds through the period. Each afternoon will feature gustier winds near-shore, due to the sea breeze. Patchy dense sea fog is possible through Saturday morning. A weak cold front will cross the coast late Sunday or early Monday. $$
Today
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming S 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 kt. Areas of fog before 10am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Areas of fog after 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming S around 6 kt in the afternoon. Areas of fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SSW wind 5 to 10 kt, with gusts as high as 16 kt. Patchy fog before 8am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
SSW wind around 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SW wind 10 to 13 kt increasing to 14 to 17 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SW wind 7 to 12 kt becoming WNW after midnight. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less building to 3 ft.
Monday
NNE wind around 8 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.