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

Buoy Off Carolina Beach MR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    NE 13kt
    5ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday

    Partly Sunny

    NNE 14kt
    4-5ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    NNE 12kt
    3-4ft
  • Sunday

    Chance Rain

    N 11kt
    3-4ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    N 10kt
    3ft
  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    N 13kt
    4ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NNE 13kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    NNE 11kt
    4ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NNE 10kt
    3-4ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:50 pm EST Dec 9, 2022
Forecast Valid: 7pm 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
NE wind around 13 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 5 ft.
Saturday
NNE wind 12 to 14 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Saturday Night
NNE wind around 12 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday
N wind 6 to 11 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday Night
N wind 7 to 10 kt. A chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday
N wind around 13 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 4 ft.
Monday Night
NNE wind around 13 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 4 ft.
Tuesday
NNE wind around 11 kt. Sunny. Seas around 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
NNE wind around 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 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: 34.04°N 77.87°W
Last Update: 2:50 pm EST Dec 9, 2022
Forecast Valid: 7pm EST Dec 9, 2022-6pm EST Dec 16, 2022
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