Wilmington, NC Weather

34°14'N 77°57'W

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Current Conditions
Broken Clouds
74°F
Feels like: 74°F
Wind Chill: 74°F Ceiling: 2900ft
Heat Index: 74°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 67°F Wind: 15mph
Humidity: 79% Direction: 170° (S)
Pressure: 29.85" Gusts: 30mph
Reported: 7 minutes 18 seconds ago
Beach Hazard Statement
Coastal Flood Advisory
Wind Advisory
April 19, 2019 9:00 am EST
Location: 34.213N 77.786W or 3 nautical miles NNE of search location of 34.164090803573N 77.813415527344W.
Wind Direction: S (170°)
Wind Speed: 19 knots
Wind Gust: 20 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 69°F (20.7°C)
Water Temperature: 62°F (16.6°C)
April 19, 2019 9:08 am EST
Location: 34.141N 77.715W or 5 nautical miles ESE of search location of 34.164090803573N 77.813415527344W.
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 68°F (20.2°C)
Water Temperature: 64°F (17.8°C)
April 19, 2019 9:00 am EST
Location: 34.141N 77.717W or 5 nautical miles ESE of search location of 34.164090803573N 77.813415527344W.
Significant Wave Height: 6 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.5 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SE (146°)
Water Temperature: 64°F (17.5°C)
Friday, April 19
6:35am / 7:46pm 8:10pm / 6:59am
Strong Storms/Wind
77°
56°
Day: Windy with thunderstorms, possibly severe, developing this afternoon. Damaging winds with some storms. High 77F. Winds S at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Night: Showers and thunderstorms with gusty winds during the evening will give way to cloudy skies after midnight. A few storms may be severe. Low 56F. Winds SSW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall may reach one inch.
Saturday, April 20
6:34am / 7:47pm 9:17pm / 7:36am
Partly Cloudy
69°
51°
Day: Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 69F. Winds SW at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight. Low 51F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday, April 21
6:33am / 7:48pm 10:21pm / 8:15am
Mostly Sunny
70°
52°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.
Monday, April 22
6:32am / 7:48pm 11:23pm / 8:58am
Sunny
76°
55°
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
Tuesday, April 23
6:30am / 7:49pm 11:59pm / 9:44am
Sunny
80°
61°
Sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, April 24
6:29am / 7:50pm 12:20am / 10:32am
Partly Cloudy
81°
62°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, April 25
6:28am / 7:51pm 1:12am / 11:24am
PM Showers
78°
62°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, April 26
6:27am / 7:51pm 1:59am / 12:18pm
Isolated Thunderstorms
79°
64°
Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, April 27
6:26am / 7:52pm 2:41am / 1:13pm
Showers
76°
64°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, April 28
6:25am / 7:53pm 3:18am / 2:07pm
Showers
76°
63°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturdaySunday
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Marine Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
Synopsis: AMZ200-192115- 931 AM EDT Fri Apr 19 2019 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... A strong eastward moving cold front will move across the area waters and offshore tonight through Saturday morning. Gale force winds can be expected ahead of this front. High pressure will ridge across the area from the Gulf Coast States late Sat thru Sun. The high's center will migrate across the local waters and offshore early next week. $$
Today
S wind 21 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 37 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tonight
S wind 21 to 24 kt becoming SW 16 to 19 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 4 ft.
Saturday
SSW wind 14 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday Night
WSW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
WSW wind 10 to 12 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
W wind 5 to 8 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
NW wind around 6 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW 5 to 8 kt in the morning. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

*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.