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Colder temperatures return to the central and eastern U.S. and winter holds a bit longer across the north.

A strong cold front is forecast to reach the East Coast by Friday morning, dropping temperatures on the order of 15 to 30 degrees by Saturday. Some lingering showers will be possible behind the front, and snow showers are possible across parts of the Great Lakes and the Northeast on Friday. But tonight, heavy rain with embedded thunderstorms are expected for the Gulf Coast and Florida.
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Wilmington, NC Local Forecast Office

2NM WNW Georgetown Nearshore Wreck MR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Showers Likely

    SW 13kt
    3ft
  • Friday

    Showers

    SW 16kt
    3ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    WNW 12kt
    2-3ft
  • Saturday

    Sunny

    NNW 12kt
    2ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNE 13kt
    2ft
  • Sunday

    Sunny

    N 16ktWinds Decreasing
    2ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Clear

    SW 9kt
    1-2ft
  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    SW 15kt
    2ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    W 11kt
    2-3ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 5:58 pm EDT Mar 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 10pm EDT Mar 26, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 2, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST THIS EVENING...CROSSING THE WATERS FRIDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE GREAT LAKES WILL BUILD SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. THE CENTER OF THIS HIGH WILL MOVE OVERHEAD LATE SUNDAY...AND OFFSHORE DURING MONDAY. THE NEXT BUT WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE AREA WATERS MONDAY NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE TUESDAY.

Tonight
SW wind around 13 kt. Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday
SW wind around 16 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday Night
WNW wind around 12 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday
NNW wind around 12 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
NNW wind around 13 kt becoming NNE after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
N wind 13 to 16 kt decreasing to 7 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night
S wind 7 to 9 kt becoming SW after midnight. Clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
SW wind 11 to 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday Night
WSW wind around 11 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 2 to 3 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.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 33.21°N 79.14°W
Last Update: 5:58 pm EDT Mar 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 10pm EDT Mar 26, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 2, 2015
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