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Current Conditions

  • 56°
  • Overcast
  • Wind: WNW 13 mph
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Visibility: 10.0 miles
  • Dew Point: 48°
  • Pressure: 29.89 in. 0

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5 Day Forecast

  • Thursday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 64 °
  • Low: 54 °
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Friday
  • Clear
  • High: 68 °
  • Low: 54 °
  • Clear
  • Saturday
  • Clear
  • High: 68 °
  • Low: 57 °
  • Clear
  • Sunday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 73 °
  • Low: 55 °
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Monday
  • Clear
  • High: 68 °
  • Low: 57 °
  • Clear

Forecast for Manteo, North Carolina

Updated: 11:00 PM EDT on October 22, 2014

  • Thursday

    Clear. High of 64F. Breezy. Winds from the WNW at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

  • Thursday Night

    Clear. Low of 54F. Breezy. Winds from the WNW at 15 to 25 mph.

  • Friday

    Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 68F. Breezy. Winds from the WNW at 10 to 20 mph.

  • Friday Night

    Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 54F. Winds from the WNW at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Saturday

    Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 68F. Winds from the NW at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Saturday Night

    Clear. Low of 57F. Breezy. Winds from the West at 15 to 20 mph.

  • Sunday

    Partly cloudy. Fog early. High of 73F. Breezy. Winds from the WNW at 15 to 20 mph.

  • Sunday Night

    Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 55F. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Monday

    Clear. High of 68F. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Monday Night

    Clear. Low of 57F. Winds from the SSE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Tuesday

    Clear. High of 73F. Winds from the South at 5 to 15 mph.

  • Tuesday Night

    Overcast. Low of 63F. Breezy. Winds from the SSW at 10 to 20 mph.

  • Wednesday

    Partly cloudy. High of 72F. Winds from the SSW at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Wednesday Night

    Clear. Fog overnight. Low of 61F. Breezy. Winds from the SW at 15 to 20 mph.

  • Thursday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 70F. Winds from the SSE at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Thursday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. Fog overnight. Low of 59F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Friday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 72F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Friday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 55F. Winds from the North at 5 to 15 mph.

  • Saturday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 66F. Winds from the NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Saturday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. Low of 55F. Winds from the NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Sunday

    Clear with a chance of rain. High of 66F. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Sunday Night

    Clear. Low of 55F. Winds from the NE at 5 to 15 mph.

Personal Weather Stations

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Location: The Peninsula, Manteo, NC

Updated: 2:28 AM EDT

Temperature: 56.2 °F Dew Point: 49 °F Humidity: 78% Wind: NE at 2.0 mph Pressure: 29.88 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: South Ridge, Nags Head, NC

Updated: 2:35 AM EDT

Temperature: 56.5 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 80% Wind: NW at 11.0 mph Pressure: 29.87 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: ObxLiveSurf, Nags Head, NC

Updated: 2:35 AM EDT

Temperature: 56.2 °F Dew Point: 49 °F Humidity: 77% Wind: NW at 16.0 mph Pressure: 29.88 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: Cliffs of Colington, Kill Devil Hills, NC

Updated: 2:32 AM EDT

Temperature: 56.1 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 79% Wind: West at 7.3 mph Pressure: 29.75 in Hourly Precipitation: - Graphs

Location: Cavalier, Kill Devil Hills, NC

Updated: 2:35 AM EDT

Temperature: 57.6 °F Dew Point: 54 °F Humidity: 88% Wind: NW at 14.3 mph Pressure: 29.97 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: Sound Side, Kill Devil Hills, NC

Updated: 2:35 AM EDT

Temperature: 56.1 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 79% Wind: West at 1.0 mph Pressure: 29.83 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: Island Waterfront, Kill Devil Hills, NC

Updated: 2:35 AM EDT

Temperature: 57.0 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 78% Wind: East at 11.0 mph Pressure: 29.84 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: Collington Harbor, Kill Devil Hills, NC

Updated: 2:35 AM EDT

Temperature: 57.2 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 78% Wind: WNW at 28.4 mph Pressure: 29.59 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: The Compound, Point Harbor, NC

Updated: 2:34 AM EDT

Temperature: 56.3 °F Dew Point: 36 °F Humidity: 46% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.06 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: Martin's Point, Kitty Hawk, NC

Updated: 2:33 AM EDT

Temperature: 56.5 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 79% Wind: NNW at 7.0 mph Pressure: 29.86 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: RAWS DARE BOMB RANGE (FR2) NC US, Stumpy Point, NC

Updated: 1:28 AM EDT

Temperature: 56 °F Dew Point: 47 °F Humidity: 73% Wind: NW at 12 mph Pressure: - Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: Pea Island Refuge, Rodanthe, NC

Updated: 2:30 AM EDT

Temperature: 57.3 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 79% Wind: NNW at 21.0 mph Pressure: 29.84 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Graphs

Location: North River Shores - Soundfront, Jarvisburg, NC

Updated: 2:34 AM EDT

Temperature: 55.4 °F Dew Point: 46 °F Humidity: 71% Wind: NW at 21.7 mph Pressure: 29.69 in Hourly Precipitation: - Graphs

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NWS Forecaster Discussion




Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC 
122 am EDT Thursday Oct 23 2014 


Synopsis... 
low pressure off the middle Atlantic coast lifts slowly northeast and 
away from the area today. Meanwhile high pressure builds in from 
the west through Friday. A dry cold front will move through the 
area Saturday. High pressure will build over the area late 
Saturday and remain through midweek. 


&& 


Near term /until 6 am this morning/... 
strong deepening low pressure will continue to drift NE away from 
the region off the Delaware-Maryland-Virginia peninsula overnight. This will keep 
gusty winds overnight across coastal areas...especially over the 
Outer Banks. Inland winds have let up considerably. Skies 
continue to clear from the southwest to the northeast early this 
morning. With cloud cover diminishing and winds becoming light 
inland we will experience a chilly night with low temperatures 
dropping into the low/middle 40s inland...but remaining in the 
middle 50s along the coast. 


&& 


Short term /6 am this morning through 6 PM today/... 
as of 149 PM Wednesday...areas will continue under northwesterly flow 
Thursday as low pressure continues to lift up the coast and high 
pressure builds to the west. Skies will be mainly clear with dry 
atmosphere allowing temperatures to rise into the upper 60s area 
wide. 


&& 


Long term /tonight through Wednesday/... 
as of 300 PM Wednesday...models remain in good agreement and 
consistency with previous forecast during period...with a dry pattern 
into the middle of next week. 


Weak ridging surface and aloft across area Thursday night and Friday in 
between departing upper low to NE and clipper short WV diving in from 
northwest. Short WV will produce dry cold front passage early 
Sunday...followed by more high and dry conditions Sun night into 
Wednesday. Temperatures near normal...lows in 40s except 50s obx and highs around 
70...through Monday...then warming to 5-10 degrees above normal by Wednesday. 


&& 


Aviation /05z Thursday through Monday/... 
short term /through 06z Friday/... 
high confidence in prevailing VFR conditions through the period. 
Skies will continue to clear as low pressure pulls away to the NE 
this morning. May see few-scattered diurnal SC today but otherwise 
mainly clear through the evening. Northwest winds again becoming gusty (to 
18-20 kts) shortly after sunrise and continuing through middle afternoon 
before beginning to diminish. 


Long term /Thursday night through Monday/... 
as of 300 PM Wednesday...predominant VFR conditions expected through the 
long term. High pressure will build in from the west through the 
period with an overall dry airmass thus do not expect reductions in 
visibility or ceilings...although cannot completely rule out brief 
radiation fog in low spots and river valleys in the early mornings 
due to large water/land temperature contrasts. 


&& 


Marine... 
short term /through Thursday/... 
as of 1015 PM Wednesday...no significant changes this update. Small 
craft advisories remain in effect for north of Cape Lookout and 
the sounds. Main feature is tight gradient around departing strong 
low pressure off the Delaware-Maryland-Virginia peninsula overnight. Expect 
sustained winds around 30 knots over the far northeastern waters 
overnight. Expect a few gusts to at or above gale force for a 
brief period but decided not to raise a Gale Warning for this 
short duration event. Regardless conditions on the waters will be 
quite treacherous overnight with seas 7 to 10 feet likely across 
the waters from around Cape Hatteras north. Lighter winds south of 
Cape Lookout will remain below 25 knots for the most part although 
far outer waters off lookout could briefly reach 25 knots tonight. 
This will be a short period so kept the area out of the advisory 
but seas will still be 3 to 5 feet and can't rule out an 
occasional 6 foot wave well off lookout early tonight. Blended a 
bit of the latest nwps wave heights into current forecast to temper 
its seas a bit through tonight. 


Low will continue to lift away from the area Thursday...but will 
continue to deepen as it moves through the New England 
waters...keeping a fairly tight gradient over the North Carolina 
waters through the day on Thursday. West to northwest flow will 
continue at 20 to 25 knots in the northern waters through the day 
with seas 6 to 8 feet. 


Long term /Thursday night through Monday/... 
as of 300 PM Wednesday...latest models generally support previous forecast. 
Winds and seas will diminish Thursday night and Friday with middle Atlantic surface low 
moving out to NE. Winds and seas will increase again late Sat 
through Sunday with another dry cold front moving through from 
northwest...then diminishing again Monday. 


Blend of previous forecast and ww3 used for seas...as nwps just came in 
and looks a bit overdone. Heights expected to subside below 6 feet 
early Friday...and to 2-3 feet by early Saturday. Heights building 
again to 3-5 feet Sat night and Sunday...then subsiding Monday. 


&& 


Mhx watches/warnings/advisories... 
NC...none. 
Marine...Small Craft Advisory until 2 PM EDT this afternoon for amz130- 
131-135-156. 
Small Craft Advisory until noon EDT Friday for amz150-152-154. 


&& 


$$ 
Synopsis...btc/cgg 
near term...rsb/btc 
short term...cgg 
long term...jbm 
aviation...jbm/btc 
marine...cgg/rsb/jbm 



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