Southport, NC

61.7°F / 16.5°C
Overcast
Humidity: 94%
Dew Point: 60°F / 15°C
Wind: WNW at 0.2 mph / 0.3 km/h
Wind Gust: 1.1 mph / 1.8 km/h
Pressure: 29.92 in / 1013 hPa (Falling)
Visibility: 4.0 miles / 6.4 kilometers
Clouds: Overcast (OVC) : 300 ft / 91 m
Yesterday's Maximum: 54.3°F / 12.4°C
Yesterday's Minimum: 42.1°F / 5.6°C
UV: 0.0 out of 16
Sunrise:6:53 AM EST
Sunset:5:58 PM EST
Moon Rise:5:02 PM EST
Moon Set:6:12 AM EST
Moon Phase Waxing Gibbous
Marine Forecast & Tides
NOAA Weather Radio
METAR KSUT 181040Z AUTO 27010G16KT 4SM BR OVC003 16/16 A2992 RMK AO2 T01600160
As of: 6:01 AM EST on February 18, 2019
Observed at: Prices Creek, Southport, NC

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Forecast

Southport, NC

Friday, February 22, 2019

Current Conditions & Forecast

Today
cloudy
62° | 41°F
17° | 5°C
Tuesday
mostlycloudy
49° | 44°F
| 7°C
Wednesday
rain
61° | 58°F
16° | 14°C
Today is forecast to be
Much Warmer than yesterday.
Coastal flood advisory in effect until 8 am EST this morning...
Today
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain this morning. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph this morning. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph, increasing to 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.
Thursday and Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 70. Lows in the mid 50s.
Friday through Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows in the mid 50s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.
As of: 5:51 am EST on February 18, 2019 from station 28461
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Scientific Forecaster Discussion

Warnings & Notices

Coastal Flood Advisory

Expires 8:00 AM EST on February 18, 2019
Statement as of 5:08 am EST on February 18, 2019

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 8 am EST this morning...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect until 8 am EST this morning.

* Locations... in South Carolina, coastal Horry and coastal
Georgetown. In North Carolina, coastal Pender, coastal New
Hanover and coastal Brunswick.

* Timing... until 8 am EST this morning.

* Coastal flood impacts... minor street flooding will occur on the
sound side of Carolina Beach, along canal drive from starfish
Lane northward. Soundside flooding in Garden City Beach will
push water onto Atlantic and Cypress avenues. Storm water drains
will back up and flood Pine Avenue.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Myrtle Beach SC
MLLW categories - minor 7.5 ft, moderate 8.5 ft, major 10.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 4.4 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
18/06 am 7.5 1.9 1.3 3.0 minor
18/06 PM 6.4 0.8 0.9 1.0 none
19/07 am 7.3 1.7 0.9 2.0 none
19/07 PM 6.8 1.2 1.1 3.0 none
20/08 am 7.9 2.3 1.5 3.0 minor
20/08 PM 6.7 1.1 0.8 3.0 none

Wrightsville Beach NC
MLLW categories - minor 6.0 ft, moderate 8.0 ft, major 10.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 5.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
18/06 am 6.1 1.6 1.3 3.0 minor
18/06 PM 5.3 0.8 1.3 2.0 none
19/07 am 6.4 1.9 1.5 2.0 minor
19/07 PM 5.6 1.1 1.3 2.0 none
20/08 am 6.3 1.8 1.5 3.0 minor
20/08 PM 5.4 0.9 1.0 4.0 none





Coastal Flood Advisory

Expires 8:00 AM EST on February 18, 2019
Statement as of 5:08 am EST on February 18, 2019

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 8 am EST this morning...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect until 8 am EST this morning.

* Locations... in South Carolina, coastal Horry and coastal
Georgetown. In North Carolina, coastal Pender, coastal New
Hanover and coastal Brunswick.

* Timing... until 8 am EST this morning.

* Coastal flood impacts... minor street flooding will occur on the
sound side of Carolina Beach, along canal drive from starfish
Lane northward. Soundside flooding in Garden City Beach will
push water onto Atlantic and Cypress avenues. Storm water drains
will back up and flood Pine Avenue.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Myrtle Beach SC
MLLW categories - minor 7.5 ft, moderate 8.5 ft, major 10.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 4.4 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
18/06 am 7.5 1.9 1.3 3.0 minor
18/06 PM 6.4 0.8 0.9 1.0 none
19/07 am 7.3 1.7 0.9 2.0 none
19/07 PM 6.8 1.2 1.1 3.0 none
20/08 am 7.9 2.3 1.5 3.0 minor
20/08 PM 6.7 1.1 0.8 3.0 none

Wrightsville Beach NC
MLLW categories - minor 6.0 ft, moderate 8.0 ft, major 10.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 5.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
18/06 am 6.1 1.6 1.3 3.0 minor
18/06 PM 5.3 0.8 1.3 2.0 none
19/07 am 6.4 1.9 1.5 2.0 minor
19/07 PM 5.6 1.1 1.3 2.0 none
20/08 am 6.3 1.8 1.5 3.0 minor
20/08 PM 5.4 0.9 1.0 4.0 none





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