Southport, NC

62.4°F / 16.9°C
Heavy Rain
Humidity: 96%
Dew Point: 61°F / 16°C
Wind: West at 0.7 mph / 1.1 km/h
Wind Gust: 1.1 mph / 1.8 km/h
Pressure: 29.71 in / 1006 hPa (Steady)
Visibility: 2.0 miles / 3.2 kilometers
Clouds: Mostly Cloudy (BKN) : 1400 ft / 426 m
Mostly Cloudy (BKN) : 2100 ft / 640 m
Overcast (OVC) : 2900 ft / 883 m
Yesterday's Maximum: 67.3°F / 19.6°C
Yesterday's Minimum: 46.6°F / 8.1°C
UV: 0.0 out of 16
Sunrise:7:13 AM EST
Sunset:5:34 PM EST
Moon Rise:9:48 PM EST
Moon Set:9:53 AM EST
Moon Phase Waning Gibbous
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METAR KSUT 241120Z AUTO 18012G23KT 2SM +RA BKN014 BKN021 OVC029 17/17 A2971 RMK AO2 P0009 T01710167
As of: 6:42 AM EST on January 24, 2019
Observed at: Prices Creek, Southport, NC

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Forecast

Today
chancetstorms
65° | 36°F
18° | 2°C
Friday
clear
51° | 35°F
11° | 2°C
Saturday
clear
51° | 35°F
11° | 2°C
Today is forecast to be
nearly the same temperature as yesterday.
Today
Areas of fog this morning. Showers this morning, then partly cloudy this afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible this morning. Windy with highs in the mid 60s. South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph, becoming west 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday and Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Lows in the upper 30s.
Monday through Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s. Lows in the mid 40s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.
As of: 6:29 am EST on January 24, 2019 from station 28461
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Scientific Forecaster Discussion

Warnings & Notices

Special Statement

Expires 7:15 AM EST on January 24, 2019
Statement as of 6:38 am EST on January 24, 2019

... Strong winds and heavy rain expected across New Hanover...
southeastern Pender and southeastern Brunswick counties until 715 am
EST...

At 637 am EST, Doppler radar was tracking showers with heavy rain
and gusty winds along a line extending from near Silver Lake to near
Boiling Spring Lakes. Movement was northeast at 60 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Wilmington, Carolina Beach, Wrightsville Beach, Kure Beach, Surf
City, Figure Eight Island, Hampstead, Boiling Spring Lakes,
and Topsail Beach.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Showers and thunderstorms can pose a variety of threats including
gusty winds and localized flooding.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring, and may lead to localized
flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 3432 7769 3424 7777 3415 7784 3398 7791
      3389 7805 3391 7812 3424 7799 3457 7762
      3448 7758 3444 7752
time... Mot... loc 1137z 223deg 51kt 3418 7794 3398 7805


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638 am EST Thu Jan 24 2019

... Strong winds and heavy rain expected across New Hanover...
southeastern Pender and southeastern Brunswick counties until 715 am
EST...

At 637 am EST, Doppler radar was tracking showers with heavy rain
and gusty winds along a line extending from near Silver Lake to near
Boiling Spring Lakes. Movement was northeast at 60 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Wilmington, Carolina Beach, Wrightsville Beach, Kure Beach, Surf
City, Figure Eight Island, Hampstead, Boiling Spring Lakes,
and Topsail Beach.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Showers and thunderstorms can pose a variety of threats including
gusty winds and localized flooding.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring, and may lead to localized
flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 3432 7769 3424 7777 3415 7784 3398 7791
      3389 7805 3391 7812 3424 7799 3457 7762
      3448 7758 3444 7752
time... Mot... loc 1137z 223deg 51kt 3418 7794 3398 7805


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