Wilmington, NC Weather

34°14'N 77°57'W

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Current Conditions
Broken Clouds
81°F
Feels like: 86°F
Wind Chill: 81°F Ceiling: 1600ft
Heat Index: 86°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 74°F Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 79% Direction: 200° (SSW)
Pressure: 30.01" Gusts: 20mph
Reported: 32 minutes 36 seconds ago
July 17, 2018 9:30 am EST
Location: 34.213N 77.786W or 3 nautical miles NNE of search location of 34.164090803573N 77.813415527344W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 13 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 81°F (27.3°C)
Water Temperature: 85°F (29.3°C)
July 17, 2018 9:08 am EST
Location: 34.141N 77.715W or 5 nautical miles ESE of search location of 34.164090803573N 77.813415527344W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 23 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.98 in (1015.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.4°C)
Water Temperature: 83°F (28.3°C)
July 17, 2018 9:30 am EST
Location: 34.141N 77.717W or 5 nautical miles ESE of search location of 34.164090803573N 77.813415527344W.
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Average Period: 3.8 sec
Mean Wave Direction: S (181°)
Water Temperature: 82°F (28.0°C)
Tuesday, July 17
6:11am / 8:22pm 11:14am / 11:58pm
Heavy Thunderstorms
85°
75°
Day: Scattered thunderstorms this morning, then mostly cloudy during the afternoon with heavy thunderstorms becoming likely. High near 85F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 80%. 2 to 3 inches of rain expected.
Night: Cloudy this evening with thunderstorms developing after midnight. Low around 75F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Wednesday, July 18
6:12am / 8:22pm 12:17pm / 12:01am
Scattered Thunderstorms
87°
72°
Day: Scattered thunderstorms. High 87F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Night: Partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered thunderstorms before midnight. Low 72F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.
Thursday, July 19
6:13am / 8:21pm 1:19pm / 12:32am
Partly Cloudy
87°
72°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Friday, July 20
6:13am / 8:21pm 2:18pm / 1:06am
PM Showers
84°
72°
Afternoon showers. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Saturday, July 21
6:14am / 8:20pm 3:16pm / 1:40am
Thunderstorms
84°
73°
Thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Sunday, July 22
6:15am / 8:20pm 4:12pm / 2:16am
Scattered Thunderstorms
88°
73°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Monday, July 23
6:15am / 8:19pm 5:08pm / 2:55am
Scattered Thunderstorms
87°
74°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Tuesday, July 24
6:16am / 8:18pm 6:00pm / 3:36am
Scattered Thunderstorms
86°
73°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Wednesday, July 25
6:17am / 8:18pm 6:50pm / 4:21am
Scattered Thunderstorms
86°
73°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Thursday, July 26
6:17am / 8:17pm 7:37pm / 5:10am
Scattered Thunderstorms
87°
73°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Wind Forecast
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: AMZ200-172115- 921 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... A cold front will slowly approach the waters from the northwest this afternoon. This front will likely stall south of the area Wednesday through Thursday, then returning north this weekend. $$
This Afternoon
SW wind 12 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight
SW wind 12 to 14 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt. Showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday
E wind around 11 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night
ENE wind 8 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday
ENE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
SSE wind 6 to 8 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
SSW wind 5 to 9 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 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.