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Widespread Excessive Heat and Humidity in Midwest to Spread to East Coast

High pressure building across the Central and Eastern U.S. will produce a dangerous combination of heat and humidity. Heat indices from unusually high dewpoints and well above normal temperatures may reach 110 to 115 degrees. In addition, near record warm low temperatures will limit recovery from hot daytime temperatures. Read More >

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Weather Activity Planner

Graphical display of select weather forecast elements for a particular location to assist with activity planning.

 

 

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Hourly Weather Graph

Graphical display of various forecast elements every hour through the next 7 days for a particular location.

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Quick Forecast

Graphical display of the forecast for a particular location for the next 7 days.
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Interactive Forecast Map

Includes options for various ways to view the forecast through the next 7 days for a particular location.

 


 

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Graphical Forecast

Graphical forecasts depicting various weather elements such as temperature, wind, relative humidity, and probability of precipitation across the area through the next 7 days.


 

Enhanced Graphics

View several parameters of the local forecast via high-resolution, easy-to-read graphics.

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Zone Forecasts

View forecast across the area through the next 7 days in a simplified text format.


 

Area Forecast Matrices

View several parameters of the local forecast presented in a tabular matrix.


 

Area Forecast Discussions

 Wilmington NC Discussion
 Morehead City NC Discussion
 Raleigh NC Discussion
 Charleston SC Discussion
 Columbia SC Discussion
 Greenville/Spartanburg SC Discussion
 Wakefield VA Discussion

Zone Forecasts

 NWS Wilmington, NC (ILM)
 NWS Newport/Morehead City, NC (MHX)
 NWS Raleigh, NC (RAH)
 NWS Charleston, SC (CHS)
 NWS Columbia, SC (CAE)
 NWS Greenville/Spartanburg, SC (GSP)
 NWS Wakefield, VA (AKQ

 

Forecast Matrices

Area Forecast Matrices (AFM)

 NWS Wilmington, NC (ILM)
 NWS Newport/Morehead City, NC (MHX)
 NWS Raleigh, NC (RAH)
 NWS Charleston, SC (CHS)
 NWS Columbia, SC (CAE)
 NWS Greenville/Spartanburg, SC (GSP)
 NWS Wakefield, VA (AKQ)

Point Forecast Matrices (PFM)

 NWS Wilmington, NC (ILM)
 NWS Newport/Morehead City, NC (MHX)
 NWS Raleigh, NC (RAH)
 NWS Charleston, SC (CHS)
 NWS Columbia, SC (CAE)
 NWS Greenville/Spartanburg, SC (GSP)
 NWS Wakefield, VA (AKQ)

*How to read the AFM/PFM

Graphical Forecasts

 Graphical Forecast

 Graphical Forecast Images

State Forecasts

 North Carolina
 South Carolina

Weather Prediction Center (WPC) Products

Forecasts

Short Range Forecasts (Days 1-2)

Medium/Extended Range Forecasts (Days 3-7)

Quantitative Precipitation Forecasts

Excessive Rainfall/Winter Weather Forecasts

Selected Cities and Traveler's Forecasts

Discussions:

Model Diagnostic Discussion

Short Range Forecast Discussion (Days 1-2)

Extended Forecast Discussion (Days 3-7)

Quantitative Precipitation Forecast Discussion

Excessive Rainfall Potential

Heavy Snow/Icing Discussion

 

WPC National Graphics:

  Forecast Maps:
  12 hr || 24 hr || 48 hr || 3 day || 4 day || 5 day || 6 day || 7 day
  High Temperature Forecasts:
  3 day || 4 day || 5 day || 6 day || 7 day
  Low Temperature Forecasts:
  3 day || 4 day || 5 day || 6 day || 7 day
  Precipitation Amount Forecasts:
  0-6 hr || 6-12 hr || 12-18 hr || 18-24 hr || 24-48 hr || 3 day || 4-5 day

 Weather Prediction Center (WPC) Homepage

Climate Outlooks

 6-10 Day Outlook
 8-14 Day Outlook
 Monthly Outlook
 Seasonal Outlooks
 U.S. Hazards Assessment


 

Wilmington NC Text Products

Routine Products

   AFDILM-Area Forecast Discussion
   ZFPILM-Zone Forecast Product
   NOWILM-Short Term Forecast
   HWOILM-Hazardous Weather Outlook
   CCFILM-Code Cities Forecast
   AFMILM-Area Forecast Matrices
   PFMILM-Point Forecast Matrices

 

Climate Products

 

   CLIILM-Daily Climate Report (Wilmington)
   CLICRE-Daily Climate Report (North Myrtle Beach)
   CLIFLO-Daily Climate Report (Florence)
   CLILBT-Daily Climate Report (Lumberton)
   CF6ILM-Preliminary Local Climatological Data (Wilmington)
   CF6MYR-Preliminary Local Climatological Data (North Myrtle Beach)
   CF6FLO-Preliminary Local Climatological Data (Florence)
   CF6LBT-Preliminary Local Climatological Data (Lumberton)
   SCDILM-Supplementary Climatological Data
   OSOILM-Local Mesonet Observations
   RERILM- Record Event Report
   RERFLO- Record Event Report

Marine Products

 

   SRFILM-Surfzone (Beach) Forecast
   TIDILM-Tidal Information
   CWFILM-Coastal Waters Forecast
   OFFNT2-Offshore Waters Forecast (ANZ088)
   OFFNT2-Offshore Waters Forecast (ANZ086)
   SMWILM-Special Marine Warning
   MWWILM-Marine Weather Warning
   MWSILM-Marine Weather Statement
   CFWILM- Coastal Hazard Message
   OMRILM-Other Marine Report (now found within OSOILM)

Severe Weather Products

 

  LSRILM- Preliminary Local Storm Report
  WCNILM- Severe Thunderstorm/Tornado Watch
  SVRILM- Severe Thunderstorm Warning
  TORILM- Tornado Warning
  SVSILM- Severe Weather Statement
  SPSILM- Special Weather Statement

Tropical Products

 

  TWOAT-Tropical Weather Outlook
  TWDAT-Tropical Weather Discussion
  TWSAT-Monthly Tropical Weather Summary
  DSAAT- Special Tropical Disturbance Statement
  TCPAT1- Public Advisory (Storm #1)
  TCPAT2- Public Advisory (Storm #2)
  TCPAT3- Public Advisory (Storm #3)
  TCPAT4- Public Advisory (Storm #4)
  TCPAT5- Public Advisory (Storm #5)
  TCDAT1- Tropical Discussion (Storm #1)
  TCDAT2- Tropical Discussion (Storm #2)
  TCDAT3- Tropical Discussion (Storm #3)
  TCDAT4- Tropical Discussion (Storm #4)
  TCDAT5- Tropical Discussion (Storm #5)
  PWSAT1- Wind Probabilities (Storm #1)
  PWSAT2- Wind Probabilities (Storm #2)
  PWSAT3- Wind Probabilities (Storm #3)
  PWSAT4- Wind Probabilities (Storm #4)
  PWSAT5- Wind Probabilities (Storm #5)
  HLSILM- Hurricane Local Statement
  PSHILM- Post Tropical Cyclone Report

Aviation Products

 

  TAFILM- Terminal Aviation Forecast for KILM
  TAFMYR- Terminal Aviation Forecast for KMYR
  TAFCRE- Terminal Aviation Forecast for KCRE
  TAFFLO- Terminal Aviation Forecast for KFLO
  TAFLBT- Terminal Aviation Forecast for KLBT

Fire Weather Products

 

  FWFILM- Fire Weather Planning Forecast
  FWMILM- NFDRS Forecast
  FWSILM- Spot Forecast
  RFWILM- Fire Weather Watch/Red Flag Warning

Hydrological Products

 

  HYDILM- Daily And Precipitation Summary
  RR1ILM- Hydro-Met-Data Report Part 1
  RR3ILM- Hydro-Met-Data Report Part 3
  DGTILM- Drought Information Statement
  RVDILM- Daily River And Lake Summary
  RVAILM- Hydrologic Summary
  FFAILM- Flood/Flash Flood Watch
  FFSILM- Flash Flood Statement
  FFWILM- Flash Flood Warning
  FLSILM- Flood Statement
  FLWILM- Flood Warning

Winter Weather Products

  NPWILM- Non-Precipitation Watch/Warning/Advisory
  WSWILM- Winter Storm Watch/Warning/Advisory

Miscellaneous Products

 

  PNSILM- Public Information Statement
  FTMLTX- LTX Radar Outage (Free Text Message)
  AQAILM- Air Quality Alert Message

Tsunami Products

 

  TSUAT1- Tsunami Message
  TIBAT- Tsunami Information Statement
  EQIAT1- Tsunami Seismic Information Statement