Gay Head Martha's Vineyard Weather

41°21'N 70°50'W
Current Conditions
Clear
74°F
Feels like: 74°F
Wind Chill: 74°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 74°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 69°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 85% Direction: 220° (SW)
Pressure: 29.91" Gusts: -
Reported: 55 minutes 31 seconds ago
August 31, 2016 9:00 pm EDT
Location: 41.397N 71.033W or 10 nautical miles WNW of search location of 41.3533N 70.83W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.91 in (1012.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.1°C)
August 31, 2016 8:54 pm EDT
Location: 41.524N 70.671W or 12 nautical miles NE of search location of 41.3533N 70.83W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.90 in (1012.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Water Temperature: 75°F (23.7°C)
August 31, 2016 8:30 pm EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 19 nautical miles NE of search location of 41.3533N 70.83W.
Wind Direction: S (170°)
Wind Speed: 1 knots
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.6°C)
Dew Point: 74°F (23.5°C)
Wednesday, August 31
6:08am / 7:16pm 5:17am / 6:55pm
Thunderstorms Late
79°
67°
Day:
Night: Mostly cloudy this evening. Scattered thunderstorms developing after midnight. Low 67F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Thursday, September 1
6:09am / 7:14pm 6:17am / 7:27pm
Thunderstorms
78°
61°
Day: Thunderstorms likely in the morning. Then the chance of scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. High 78F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Night: Scattered thunderstorms in the evening. Partly cloudy skies overnight. Low 61F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Friday, September 2
6:10am / 7:13pm 7:18am / 7:57pm
Sunny
76°
57°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, September 3
6:11am / 7:11pm 8:16am / 8:26pm
Mostly Cloudy
74°
60°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, September 4
6:12am / 7:09pm 9:14am / 8:56pm
Showers/Wind
75°
63°
Windy with showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, September 5
6:13am / 7:08pm 10:11am / 9:26pm
Showers
77°
63°
Watching the tropics. Showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, September 6
6:14am / 7:06pm 11:07am / 9:58pm
Mostly Cloudy
78°
65°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday, September 7
6:15am / 7:04pm 12:03pm / 10:33pm
Partly Cloudy
80°
65°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, September 8
6:16am / 7:02pm 12:58pm / 11:13pm
AM Showers
82°
67°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Friday, September 9
6:17am / 7:01pm 1:51pm / 11:56pm
Partly Cloudy
82°
66°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursdayFriday
MPH 8 6 5 5 6 7 2 8 10 14 13 12
SSW
SSW
SW
W
SW
WSW
NNW
N
N
N
NNE
NNE
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY PUSH ACROSS THE WATERS BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD IN BY LATE FRIDAY. WE WILL CONTINUE TO CLOSELY MONITOR TROPICAL STORM HERMINE...WHICH WILL LIKELY BE LIFTING NORTH ALONG THE EASTERN SEABOARD THIS WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK. PLEASE REFER TO NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORIES AND FORECASTS FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

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 8 to 10 kt. A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
SW wind 5 to 7 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
WSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming N after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
N wind around 13 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Friday Night
NNE wind 9 to 12 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Saturday
ENE wind around 15 kt. Partly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
ENE wind 13 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
Tropical storm conditions possible. A chance of showers.
Sunday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. A chance of showers.
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.