Eel Point, Nantucket Weather

41°18'N 70°12'W

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Current Conditions
Overcast
52°F
Feels like: 52°F
Wind Chill: 52°F Ceiling: 300ft
Heat Index: 52°F Visibility: 0.75mi
Dew Point: 51°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 97% Direction: 90° (E)
Pressure: 29.85" Gusts: -
Reported: 11 minutes 38 seconds ago
April 27, 2017 1:30 am EST
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 5 nautical miles E of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: N (10°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 5 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 51°F (10.6°C)
Water Temperature: 51°F (10.8°C)
April 27, 2017 12:50 am EST
Location: 41.439N 70.186W or 9 nautical miles N of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Average Period: 4.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (83°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+0.9 mb)
Water Temperature: 49°F (9.2°C)
April 27, 2017 12:45 am EST
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 23 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Air Temperature: 53°F (11.8°C)
Dew Point: 53°F (11.7°C)
Wednesday, April 26
5:44am / 7:32pm 6:08am / 7:50pm
Foggy
55°
48°
Day:
Night: Areas of fog. Low 48F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday, April 27
5:43am / 7:33pm 6:49am / 9:03pm
AM Drizzle
57°
49°
Day: Drizzle...ending early. Remaining cloudy. High 57F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 49F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday, April 28
5:41am / 7:34pm 7:35am / 10:14pm
AM Light Rain
58°
51°
Light rain early. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 50s.
Saturday, April 29
5:40am / 7:35pm 8:27am / 11:20pm
Mostly Cloudy
60°
49°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday, April 30
5:39am / 7:37pm 9:25am / 12:01am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
51°
44°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Monday, May 1
5:37am / 7:38pm 10:26am / 12:19am
AM Showers/Wind
58°
53°
Windy with morning showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 50s.
Tuesday, May 2
5:36am / 7:39pm 11:30am / 1:11am
AM Showers/Wind
58°
49°
Windy with morning showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Wednesday, May 3
5:35am / 7:40pm 12:34pm / 1:55am
Sunny/Wind
56°
48°
Sunny and windy. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Thursday, May 4
5:33am / 7:41pm 1:38pm / 2:33am
Showers
55°
48°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Friday, May 5
5:32am / 7:42pm 2:40pm / 3:08am
Showers/Wind
55°
49°
Windy with showers at times. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFriday
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: THE SLOW MOVING LATE SEASON COASTAL STORM WILL FINALLY TRACK SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS OVERNIGHT. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AS IT TRACKS UP INTO THE GULF OF MAINE ON THURSDAY. A FRONT SHOULD STALL OVER THE WATERS FRI INTO SAT FOLLOWED BY A BACKDOOR FRONT ON SUNDAY.

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
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Areas of drizzle. Areas of fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt. Areas of drizzle before 10am. Areas of fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
S wind 9 to 11 kt. Areas of fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
SW wind 11 to 13 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SW wind 9 to 13 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
WSW wind 11 to 14 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
N wind 9 to 11 kt becoming ENE in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
ESE wind around 10 kt becoming SSE after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
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.