Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Brunswick County Airport (KSUT)

Lat: 33.93°NLon: 78.07°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 3:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Oak Island NC

Fire Weather Watch May 8, 08:00am until May 8, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Oak Island NC
 33.9°N 78.11°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:16 am EDT May 8, 2021
3am EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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