Oak Island Weather

33°54'N 78°5'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
37°F
Feels like: 32°F
Wind Chill: 32°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 37°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 29°F Wind: 6mph
Humidity: 75% Direction: 360° (N)
Pressure: 30.2" Gusts: -
Reported: 24 minutes 50 seconds ago
December 16, 2017 3:30 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: 6 sec
Average Period: 4.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSW (202°)
Water Temperature: 57°F (14.1°C)
December 16, 2017 2:45 am EST
Location: 34.155N 77.851W or 19 nautical miles NE of search location of 33.9017N 78.0817W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 1 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.15 in (1021.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 36°F (2.4°C)
Dew Point: 29°F (-1.4°C)
December 16, 2017 3:08 am EST
Location: 33.837N 78.484W or 20 nautical miles W of search location of 33.9017N 78.0817W.
Wind Direction: N (10°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.18 in (1022.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 43°F (6.1°C)
Saturday, December 16
7:10am / 5:05pm 5:31am / 4:17pm
Sunny
52°
35°
Day: Sunny. High 52F. Winds light and variable.
Night: A clear sky. Low around 35F. Winds light and variable.
Sunday, December 17
7:11am / 5:05pm 6:25am / 4:58pm
Partly Cloudy
57°
49°
Day: Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 57F. Winds light and variable.
Night: Cloudy skies. Low 49F. Winds light and variable.
Monday, December 18
7:12am / 5:05pm 7:16am / 5:43pm
PM Showers
64°
53°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Tuesday, December 19
7:12am / 5:06pm 8:06am / 6:31pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
62°
53°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wednesday, December 20
7:13am / 5:06pm 8:52am / 7:22pm
Showers
58°
50°
Showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 50s.
Thursday, December 21
7:13am / 5:07pm 9:34am / 8:15pm
Cloudy
56°
47°
Cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Friday, December 22
7:14am / 5:07pm 10:13am / 9:09pm
Mostly Sunny
64°
52°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Saturday, December 23
7:14am / 5:08pm 10:50am / 10:05pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
59°
47°
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday, December 24
7:15am / 5:08pm 11:24am / 11:02pm
PM Showers
53°
46°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Monday, December 25
7:15am / 5:09pm 11:58am / 12:01am
Showers
54°
42°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day SaturdaySunday
MPH 4 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 2
NNW
N
W
SW
W
WNW
NW
NNE
SSW
S
SSW
W
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: AMZ200-161615- 326 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... High pressure will move over the waters through the weekend shifting east and further off shore through early next week. The next cold front will move across the waters late Tuesday. $$
Today
NNE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of rain after 4am. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW 5 to 8 kt in the morning. A chance of rain, mainly after 7am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
W wind 6 to 8 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
WSW wind around 9 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less building to 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
WSW wind around 10 kt becoming WNW after midnight. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
NNW wind 6 to 8 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 to 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.