Eel Point, Nantucket Weather

41°18'N 70°12'W
Current Conditions
Scattered Clouds
68°F
Feels like: 68°F
Wind Chill: 68°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 68°F Visibility: 4mi
Dew Point: 67°F Wind: 7mph
Humidity: 96% Direction: 210° (SSW)
Pressure: 29.92" Gusts: -
Reported: 17 minutes 14 seconds ago
August 27, 2014 8:48 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 5 nautical miles E of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 7 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 69°F (20.7°C)
Water Temperature: 73°F (22.8°C)
August 27, 2014 8:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.186W or 9 nautical miles N of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Average Period: 3.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: W (262°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.90 in (1012.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (-0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 71°F (21.6°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.3°C)
Water Temperature: 71°F (21.8°C)
August 27, 2014 7:45 pm EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 23 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.2917N 70.2083W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Dew Point: 60°F (15.6°C)
Wednesday, August 27
6:01am / 7:21pm 7:56am / 8:09pm
Showers Late
72°
64°
Day:
Night: Clear skies during the evening giving way to clouds and a few showers after midnight. Low 64F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Thursday, August 28
6:02am / 7:19pm 8:54am / 8:38pm
Sunny
72°
61°
Day: Mainly sunny. High 72F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy. Low 61F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday, August 29
6:03am / 7:18pm 9:52am / 9:10pm
Mostly Sunny
67°
57°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, August 30
6:04am / 7:16pm 10:51am / 9:44pm
Partly Cloudy
68°
63°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, August 31
6:05am / 7:14pm 11:52am / 10:22pm
Mostly Sunny
71°
66°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, September 1
6:06am / 7:13pm 12:52pm / 11:07pm
Thunderstorms
72°
64°
Thunderstorms. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday, September 2
6:07am / 7:11pm 1:52pm / 11:57pm
Partly Cloudy
71°
63°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, September 3
6:08am / 7:09pm 2:50pm / 12:01am
Scattered Thunderstorms
71°
63°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, September 4
6:09am / 7:08pm 3:44pm / 12:55am
Sunny
69°
62°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 5
6:10am / 7:06pm 4:33pm / 1:59am
Mostly Sunny
68°
63°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursdayFriday
MPH 9 8 6 12 17 10 6 14 12 14 14 13
SSW
SW
WSW
NNW
N
N
WNW
NNW
NNW
N
N
NNE
Radar
Marine Forecast
  • SynopsisSOUTHWEST WIND FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THIS FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS EARLY THU. HURRICANE CRISTOBAL WILL PASS WELL OFFSHORE ON THU...BUT SWELL FROM THE STORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND WATERS THROUGH FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER NEW ENGLAND THU AND FRI...THEN MOVE EAST OF THE GULF OF MAINE ON SAT. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PREVAIL SAT THROUGH MON. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR SHOWERS AND TSTMS ON SUN...WITH BETTER CHANCES ON MON.

    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 SSW wind 7 to 9 kt becoming W after midnight. Patchy fog after 5am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday N wind 5 to 8 kt increasing to 10 to 13 kt in the afternoon. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night NNW wind 6 to 11 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday N wind around 11 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday Night ENE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday S wind 5 to 8 kt increasing to 8 to 11 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday Night SSW wind around 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday SSW wind 11 to 15 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday Night SW wind around 13 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.