Eel Point, Nantucket Weather

41°18'N 70°12'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
46°F
Feels like: 39°F
Wind Chill: 39°F Ceiling: 200ft
Heat Index: 46°F Visibility: 0.25mi
Dew Point: 45°F Wind: 16mph
Humidity: 96% Direction: 200° (SSW)
Pressure: 29.6" Gusts: 24mph
Reported: 18 minutes 52 seconds ago
March 27, 2015 12:42 am EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 5 nautical miles E of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 20 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.60 in (1002.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 48°F (9.0°C)
Water Temperature: 38°F (3.1°C)
March 27, 2015 12:50 am EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 9 nautical miles N of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Average Period: 3.3 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSW (194°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.59 in (1002.1 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.05 in (-1.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 45°F (7.0°C)
Dew Point: 45°F (7.0°C)
Water Temperature: 36°F (2.0°C)
March 26, 2015 11:45 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: 6 knots
Air Temperature: 53°F (11.5°C)
Dew Point: 53°F (11.5°C)
Thursday, March 26
6:33am / 6:58pm 11:08am / 12:59am
Foggy
48°
40°
Day:
Night: Areas of fog. Low around 40F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday, March 27
6:32am / 6:59pm 12:01pm / 1:51am
Light Rain
42°
35°
Day: Cloudy with periods of light rain. High 42F. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Night: Rain showers in the evening will evolve into a more steady rain overnight. Low around 35F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall around a quarter of an inch.
Saturday, March 28
6:30am / 7:00pm 12:55pm / 2:35am
Snow
37°
26°
Snow likely. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Sunday, March 29
6:28am / 7:01pm 1:51pm / 3:16am
Partly Cloudy
37°
31°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Monday, March 30
6:27am / 7:03pm 2:47pm / 3:52am
Mostly Cloudy
45°
35°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Tuesday, March 31
6:25am / 7:04pm 3:43pm / 4:24am
Mostly Sunny
42°
35°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, April 1
6:23am / 7:05pm 4:39pm / 4:55am
AM Showers
41°
35°
A few morning showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Thursday, April 2
6:22am / 7:06pm 5:35pm / 5:24am
Rain
45°
38°
Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Friday, April 3
6:20am / 7:07pm 6:32pm / 5:53am
Showers
42°
35°
Showers possible. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Saturday, April 4
6:18am / 7:08pm 7:29pm / 6:22am
PM Showers
40°
34°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturday
MPH 13 10 14 14 9 8 10 15 19 20 13 4
WSW
N
N
N
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
N
NNE
NNE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT FRIDAY...
Synopsis: LOW PRES OVER SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND WILL LIFT NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT. THIS WILL DRAG A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS BY MORNING. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL FOLLOW LATE FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE AREA WELL OFFSHORE WILL GENERATE STRONG N/NE WINDS AND SHOWERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER NEW ENGLAND SAT NIGHT AND SUN THEN SHIFT S SUN NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL RACE E ACROSS SOUTHERN QUEBEC MON DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES FOLLOWS BRIEFLY ON TUE.

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 around 12 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
N wind around 10 kt. Showers, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NNE wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Patchy fog after 9pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
NNE wind 13 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
NNE wind 11 to 13 kt. A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
N wind 7 to 11 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW 5 to 9 kt in the evening. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
SSW wind 11 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
W wind around 14 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Mostly cloudy. 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.