Eel Point, Nantucket Weather

41°18'N 70°12'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
75°F
Feels like: 75°F
Wind Chill: 75°F Ceiling: 700ft
Heat Index: 75°F Visibility: 5mi
Dew Point: 73°F Wind: 14mph
Humidity: 94% Direction: 220° (SW)
Pressure: 29.89" Gusts: -
Reported: 23 minutes 35 seconds ago
August 4, 2015 11:48 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 5 nautical miles E of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.89 in (1012.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.9°C)
Water Temperature: 77°F (24.8°C)
August 4, 2015 11:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 9 nautical miles N of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Average Period: 2.9 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SW (233°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.88 in (1011.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.8°C)
Dew Point: 74°F (23.6°C)
Water Temperature: 74°F (23.6°C)
August 4, 2015 10:45 pm EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 23 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Air Temperature: 77°F (24.8°C)
Dew Point: 75°F (23.8°C)
Tuesday, August 4
5:38am / 7:53pm 10:31pm / 10:33am
Mostly Cloudy
77°
69°
Day:
Night: Considerable cloudiness. Low 69F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday, August 5
5:39am / 7:52pm 11:08pm / 11:43am
Partly Cloudy
79°
65°
Day: Mostly cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 79F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Clear skies. Low near 65F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday, August 6
5:40am / 7:51pm 11:48pm / 12:51pm
Mostly Sunny
76°
65°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Friday, August 7
5:41am / 7:50pm 11:59pm / 1:57pm
Mostly Cloudy
75°
65°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, August 8
5:42am / 7:49pm 12:30am / 2:59pm
Showers/Wind
74°
65°
Windy with showers at times. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, August 9
5:43am / 7:47pm 1:16am / 3:57pm
Partly Cloudy
74°
66°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, August 10
5:44am / 7:46pm 2:06am / 4:50pm
Partly Cloudy
77°
67°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday, August 11
5:45am / 7:45pm 2:59am / 5:37pm
Showers
78°
68°
Showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, August 12
5:46am / 7:43pm 3:55am / 6:19pm
Showers
77°
67°
Showers possible. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday, August 13
5:47am / 7:42pm 4:52am / 6:57pm
Partly Cloudy
77°
67°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wind Forecast
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL SWEEP THE WATERS THIS EVENING AND OVER- NIGHT AHEAD OF A FRONTAL BOUNDARY PUSHING OFFSHORE. SW-WIND GUSTS ALONG AND AHEAD UP TO 25 KTS. W-WINDS PREVAIL FOR THE MIDWEEK PERIOD PRIOR TO A MORE UNSETTLED AND COOL WEATHER PATTERN TOWARDS THE END OF THE WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND WITH THE LIKELIHOOD OF AN OFFSHORE COASTAL LOW FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS WEATHER BEYOND THE 24-36 HOUR FORECAST PERIOD...PLEASE VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON AND FOLLOW THE CURRENT HAZARDS LINK ABOVE THE MAP ON THE LEFT.
Overnight
WSW wind 8 to 10 kt. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
SW wind 5 to 9 kt. Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
W wind 9 to 11 kt becoming NW in the evening. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
WNW wind 8 to 10 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A chance of rain, mainly after 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ESE 5 to 10 kt in the morning. Rain likely, mainly after 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
E wind around 12 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
NE wind around 14 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
NNE wind 8 to 11 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.