Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday.
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Wilmington, NC Local Forecast Office

Shallotte River Inlet Sea Buoy MR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Isolated Showers

    S 8kt
    2ft
  • Tuesday

    Scattered Showers

    Light Wind
    1ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers

    Winds IncreasingSW 7kt
    1ft
  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers

    W 8kt
    1-2ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingN 12kt
    1ft
  • Thursday

    Sunny

    NNE 13kt
    1ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNE 10kt
    1ft
  • Friday

    Sunny

    NNE 8kt
    1ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    S 8kt
    1-2ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:23 pm EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 6pm EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2018

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: AMZ200-160315- 308 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... High pressure off the coast will bring S and SW winds tonight into Tuesday morning. A cold front will cross the area Tuesday afternoon and night, and move well offshore Wednesday and Wednesday night. High pressure will build over the waters Thursday through Friday. Small Craft Advisory conditions are possible Wednesday night and Thursday. $$

Tonight
S wind around 8 kt. Isolated showers after 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW 5 to 7 kt after midnight. Scattered showers. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday
W wind around 8 kt becoming NNW in the afternoon. A chance of showers. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
N wind 6 to 9 kt increasing to 9 to 12 kt after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
NNE wind 11 to 13 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
NNE wind 8 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
NNE wind 6 to 8 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
SE wind 6 to 8 kt becoming SSW after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 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.
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Point Forecast: 33.89°N 78.38°W
Last Update: 3:23 pm EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 6pm EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2018
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