Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 23ft.

Fog

61°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 2 Mar 11:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Hampstead NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain after noon.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain after noon. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Hampstead NC
 34.36°N 77.71°W (Elev. 30 ft)
9:20 pm EST Mar 2, 2024
12am EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EST Mar 8, 2024
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database