Eel Point, Nantucket Weather

41°18'N 70°12'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
75°F
Feels like: 75°F
Wind Chill: 75°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 75°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 66°F Wind: 15mph
Humidity: 73% Direction: 260° (W)
Pressure: 30" Gusts: -
Reported: 1 hour 2 minutes ago
August 20, 2017 5:30 pm EST
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 5 nautical miles E of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 7 knots
August 20, 2017 4:50 pm EST
Location: 41.439N 70.186W or 9 nautical miles N of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Average Period: 3.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: NNW (348°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.99 in (1015.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (24.0°C)
Dew Point: 73°F (23.0°C)
Water Temperature: 72°F (22.1°C)
August 20, 2017 4:45 pm EST
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 23 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Speed: 1 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.00 in (1016.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 81°F (27.3°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.3°C)
Sunday, August 20
5:54am / 7:31pm 4:27am / 6:54pm
Clear
78°
66°
Day:
Night: Clear skies. Low 66F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Monday, August 21
5:55am / 7:30pm 5:36am / 7:35pm
Partly Cloudy
76°
68°
Day: Partly cloudy. High 76F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: A mostly clear sky. Low 68F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday, August 22
5:56am / 7:28pm 6:44am / 8:10pm
Partly Cloudy
75°
69°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, August 23
5:57am / 7:27pm 7:51am / 8:43pm
Scattered Thunderstorms/Wind
76°
65°
Windy, a few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, August 24
5:58am / 7:25pm 8:56am / 9:15pm
Partly Cloudy
74°
63°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, August 25
5:59am / 7:24pm 9:58am / 9:45pm
Mostly Sunny
72°
62°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, August 26
6:00am / 7:22pm 10:59am / 10:15pm
Sunny
71°
63°
Sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, August 27
6:01am / 7:20pm 11:58am / 10:48pm
Mostly Sunny
70°
62°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, August 28
6:02am / 7:19pm 12:55pm / 11:23pm
Sunny
70°
62°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, August 29
6:03am / 7:17pm 1:51pm / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
70°
63°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day SundayMondayTuesday
MPH 11 5 6 5 7 12 11 11 11 11 14 18
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WNW
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WSW
WSW
SW
WSW
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ200-210815- 324 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pres will build over the waters today through Mon. The high will move offshore Tue, allowing a cold front to approach Wed. Large high pres will begin to build over the region Thu. 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. $$
Tonight
W wind 9 to 12 kt becoming WNW 5 to 8 kt after midnight. Clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
WNW wind 6 to 11 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SW wind around 11 kt. Increasing clouds. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
SSW wind 9 to 13 kt. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
SSW wind 14 to 18 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
SW wind 14 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
WSW wind 7 to 10 kt becoming NW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
NNW wind 6 to 8 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
S wind around 6 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Patchy fog between midnight and 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.

*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.