Essex, MA Weather

42°38'N 70°47'W

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Current Conditions
Broken Clouds
47°F
Feels like: 41°F
Wind Chill: 41°F Ceiling: 6000ft
Heat Index: 47°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 27°F Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 46% Direction: 310° (NW)
Pressure: 30.14" Gusts: 22mph
Reported: 51 minutes 40 seconds ago
April 20, 2018 5:04 pm EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 12 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.05 in (1017.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 45°F (7.4°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.3°C)
April 20, 2018 6:00 pm EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: WNW (300°)
Wind Speed: 27 knots
Wind Gust: 29 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.11 in (1019.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.09 in (+3.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 44°F (6.6°C)
Dew Point: 28°F (-2.2°C)
April 20, 2018 5:50 pm EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 21 nautical miles S of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: NW (320°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Average Period: 3.7 sec
Mean Wave Direction: NNW (331°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.09 in (1019.1 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.09 in (+2.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 46°F (7.5°C)
Water Temperature: 43°F (5.9°C)
Friday, April 20
5:54am / 7:31pm 9:28am / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
53°
35°
Day:
Night: Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low around 35F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday, April 21
5:52am / 7:32pm 10:25am / 12:41am
Mostly Sunny
54°
34°
Day: Sunny along with a few clouds. High 54F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: A mostly clear sky. Low 34F. Winds light and variable.
Sunday, April 22
5:51am / 7:33pm 11:30am / 1:38am
Sunny
57°
37°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Monday, April 23
5:49am / 7:34pm 12:36pm / 2:27am
Sunny
58°
40°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Tuesday, April 24
5:48am / 7:36pm 1:46pm / 3:10am
Mostly Sunny
62°
44°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
Wednesday, April 25
5:46am / 7:37pm 2:55pm / 3:47am
Rain
51°
46°
Cloudy with rain. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Thursday, April 26
5:45am / 7:38pm 4:03pm / 4:19am
Cloudy
58°
47°
Cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Friday, April 27
5:43am / 7:39pm 5:10pm / 4:50am
Partly Cloudy
58°
47°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Saturday, April 28
5:42am / 7:40pm 6:15pm / 5:20am
PM Showers
55°
45°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Sunday, April 29
5:40am / 7:41pm 7:21pm / 5:50am
Partly Cloudy
55°
43°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturdaySunday
MPH 12 10 9 12 11 10 5 4 5 7 7 9
NW
WNW
WNW
NW
NW
NW
NW
NW
WNW
NW
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ200-211200- 716 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pressure will build over the waters this weekend lasting into Monday, then shifting offshore on Tuesday. Low pressure will move north along the eastern seaboard Tuesday night and Wednesday, lifting over the waters on Thursday. 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
NW wind around 13 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
NW wind 10 to 13 kt decreasing to 7 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Saturday Night
NW wind around 9 kt. Clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
NW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
WSW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming NW after midnight. Clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSE around 6 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
S wind 8 to 10 kt becoming SW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
S wind 7 to 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
SSW wind 7 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
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.