Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Brunswick County Airport (KSUT)

Lat: 33.93°NLon: 78.07°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

40°F

4°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Dec 9:00 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Oak Island NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  High near 65. East wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Friday
Showers, mainly after 1pm. High near 65. East wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Oak Island NC
 33.9°N 78.11°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:30 am EST Dec 12, 2018
9am EST Dec 12, 2018-6pm EST Dec 18, 2018
 
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