Major Storm Arriving Into The Western U.S.

A major Pacific storm system will arrive into the Pacific Northwest and produce locally heavy rain, heavy mountain snow, gusty winds and a slew of marine hazards. This significant storm will dig down the West Coast over the weekend into the Southwestern U.S. For Saturday and Sunday, expect heavy to excessive rainfall along the California coast and widespread heavy mountain snow across the West.
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Wilmington, NC Local Forecast Office

6NM NE Topsail Tire Reef MR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    NNE 12kt
    4-5ft
  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    NNE 12kt
    3-4ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    NNE 10kt
    3ft
  • Sunday

    Chance Rain

    N 10kt
    3ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    N 9kt
    3ft
  • Monday

    Sunny

    N 12kt
    3-4ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNE 12kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    NNE 10kt
    3-4ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NNE 9kt
    3ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:50 pm EST Dec 9, 2022
Forecast Valid: 6pm EST Dec 9, 2022-6pm EST Dec 16, 2022

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: AMZ200-100915- 317 PM EST Fri Dec 9 2022 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... A cold front has shifted south of the region, and high pressure will build southward on the lee side of the Appalachians through early next week. A strong low-pressure system along the Mississippi River on Wednesday will move across the Carolinas Thursday into Friday. $$

Tonight
NNE wind around 12 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Saturday
NNE wind 10 to 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Saturday Night
NNE wind around 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 3 ft.
Sunday
N wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Seas around 3 ft.
Sunday Night
N wind 6 to 9 kt. A chance of rain before 1am. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday
N wind around 12 kt. Sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Monday Night
NNE wind around 12 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 4 ft.
Tuesday
NNE wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
NNE wind around 9 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 3 ft.

*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: 34.43°N 77.5°W
Last Update: 2:50 pm EST Dec 9, 2022
Forecast Valid: 6pm EST Dec 9, 2022-6pm EST Dec 16, 2022
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