Oak Island, NC (28465)

8:49 PM EST on February 06, 2016 (GMT -0500)
Oak Island - Marsh Hen | | Change Station
CLOSE
Current Station
Personal Weather Station
Location: Oak Island, NC
Elevation: 3 ft
Nearby Weather Stations
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Watch, Wind Advisory

Elev 3 ft 33.91 °N, 78.14 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Overcast
Overcast
41.7 °F
Feels Like 42 °F
N
2.9
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 6.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.23 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Windchill 42 °F
Dew Point 37 °F
Humidity 82%
Rainfall 0.09 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:05 AM 5:47 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KSUT 070135Z AUTO 03004KT 10SM -DZ SCT037 BKN045 OVC050 06/02 A3023 RMK AO2 T00550017
Pressure 30.23 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Windchill 42 °F
Dew Point 37 °F
Humidity 82%
Rainfall 0.09 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:05 AM 5:47 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KSUT 070135Z AUTO 03004KT 10SM -DZ SCT037 BKN045 OVC050 06/02 A3023 RMK AO2 T00550017

10-Day Weather Forecast

Almanac

Astronomy

Feb. 06, 2016 Rise Set
Actual Time
Civil Twilight
Nautical Twilight
Astronomical Twilight
Moon
Length of Visible Light
Length of Day
Tomorrow will be .
, % of the Moon is Illuminated

Today's Extremes

State Highs State Lows

Community

WunderPhotos

Upload Photos

1,891,123 photos uploaded!

WunderBlog® & News

Nearby

Air Quality

  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
Not available.

Snow Depth

Station Depth Elevation

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature

Stations

Nearby Weather Stations

Station Location Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
                   

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:57 PM EST Feb. 6, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of southeast North Carolina and
northeast South Carolina... including the following areas... in
southeast North Carolina... coastal Brunswick... coastal New
Hanover... coastal Pender... Columbus... inland Brunswick...
inland New Hanover and inland Pender. In northeast South
Carolina... coastal Georgetown... inland Georgetown... coastal
Horry and inland Horry.

* From Sunday morning through Sunday evening

* periods of moderate to heavy rainfall from an intensifying storm
moving by the coast will result in 1 to 3 inches of rainfall...
especially along the coast. Isolated higher amounts are
possible. In addition... recent heavy rainfall has saturated the
ground. As a result... any new rainfall could quickly run-off and
lead to flooding.

* Low-lying... poor drainage... and other prone locations near
streams and creeks could easily flood during Sunday. In
addition... low spots along roadways and intersections could
flood as well creating driving hazards.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



29



Wind Advisory
Issued: 1:19 PM EST Feb. 6, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EST Sunday.

* Winds... a strengthening coastal storm will move by the coast
during Sunday resulting in north winds of 20 to 35 mph with
gusts to 40 to 45 mph. The strongest winds will occur along the
immediate coast.

* Timing... winds are expected to increase Sunday morning... then
peak during Sunday afternoon before diminishing below advisory
criteria during Sunday evening.

* Impacts... the ground is saturated from recent heavy rainfall. As
a result... poorly rooted and weak trees could easily be blown
down. Some power outages are also possible from the strong wind.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that strong winds are expected. The strong
winds can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.



29