Gay Head Martha's Vineyard Weather

41°21'N 70°50'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
68°F
Feels like: 68°F
Wind Chill: 68°F Ceiling: 3600ft
Heat Index: 68°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 62°F Wind: 12mph
Humidity: 81% Direction: 180° (S)
Pressure: 29.93" Gusts: -
Reported: 28 minutes 52 seconds ago
September 27, 2016 6:00 am EDT
Location: 41.397N 71.033W or 10 nautical miles WNW of search location of 41.3533N 70.83W.
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 18 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.06 in (-2.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.7°C)
September 27, 2016 09:00 UTC
Location: 41.5N 70.7W or 11 nautical miles NNE of search location of 41.3533N 70.83W.
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 13 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1013.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 68°F (19.9°C)
Dew Point: 60°F (15.6°C)
Water Temperature: 69°F (20.4°C)
September 27, 2016 5:48 am EDT
Location: 41.524N 70.671W or 12 nautical miles NE of search location of 41.3533N 70.83W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.91 in (1013.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 69°F (20.3°C)
Water Temperature: 69°F (20.4°C)
Tuesday, September 27
6:35am / 6:29pm 3:08am / 4:55pm
Thundershowers
71°
59°
Day: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm during the morning, then some lingering showers still possible this afternoon. High 71F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%.
Night: Overcast with showers at times. Low 59F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.
Wednesday, September 28
6:36am / 6:28pm 4:09am / 5:28pm
Showers
68°
58°
Day: Rain showers in the morning becoming more intermittent in the afternoon. High 68F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Night: Cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 58F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday, September 29
6:37am / 6:26pm 5:09am / 5:59pm
PM Showers
66°
58°
Afternoon showers. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Friday, September 30
6:38am / 6:24pm 6:07am / 6:28pm
Showers
67°
59°
Showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, October 1
6:39am / 6:23pm 7:05am / 6:57pm
Showers
70°
60°
Showers possible. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, October 2
6:40am / 6:21pm 8:02am / 7:27pm
PM Showers
71°
57°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Monday, October 3
6:41am / 6:19pm 8:59am / 7:58pm
PM Showers
71°
55°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
Tuesday, October 4
6:42am / 6:18pm 9:55am / 8:32pm
Partly Cloudy
68°
55°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday, October 5
6:43am / 6:16pm 10:50am / 9:09pm
Showers/Wind
68°
54°
Windy, chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Thursday, October 6
6:44am / 6:14pm 11:44am / 9:51pm
Showers/Wind
70°
55°
Windy with showers at times. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesday
MPH 12 13 10 5 3 1 9 16 17 13 13 15
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SW
WSW
SW
SSW
NNW
NE
NE
NNE
NNE
NE
NE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...
Synopsis: A COLD FRONT WITH A BAND OF LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN SWEEPS THE WATERS DURING THE MORNING HOURS DURING WHICH S WINDS WILL TURN OUT W/SW WITH PASSAGE. WITH AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE ENVELOPING THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY AND ALSO SWEEPING NE FROM THE MID-ATLANTIC TO JUST S/E OF THE 40N/70W BENCHMARK...WINDS VEER OUT OF THE N/NE...GUSTY AT TIMES. IT IS DURING THIS TIME THAT WIDESPREAD WET WEATHER DEVELOPS THAT MAINTAINS THROUGH SATURDAY.

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.
Today
SSW wind 12 to 17 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Patchy fog. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft.
Tonight
SW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Patchy fog. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
NE wind 14 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 11am. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft.
Wednesday Night
NE wind around 17 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 9pm. Seas around 4 ft.
Thursday
NE wind around 18 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Seas around 4 ft.
Thursday Night
ENE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. Showers likely. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Friday
ENE wind around 19 kt, with gusts as high as 29 kt. Showers likely. Seas around 4 ft.
Friday Night
ENE wind 13 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Showers likely. Seas around 3 ft.
Saturday
ENE wind 9 to 12 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
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.