Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Clear
73°F
Feels like: 73°F
Wind Chill: 73°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 73°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 68°F Wind: 7mph
Humidity: 84% Direction: 220° (SW)
Pressure: 29.94" Gusts: -
Reported: 31 minutes 6 seconds ago
August 26, 2016 3:04 am EDT
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1013.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 69°F (20.3°C)
Water Temperature: 66°F (19.1°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
August 26, 2016 3:50 am EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Average Period: 4.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (100°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 70°F (21.2°C)
Water Temperature: 66°F (19.1°C)
August 26, 2016 4:00 am EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 15 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.01 in (-0.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 70°F (21.3°C)
Dew Point: 65°F (18.6°C)
Friday, August 26
6:01am / 7:26pm 12:21am / 3:11pm
Scattered Thunderstorms
82°
65°
Day: Mixed clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms. High 82F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Night: Mainly clear skies. Low near 65F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday, August 27
6:02am / 7:24pm 1:13am / 4:07pm
Sunny
79°
62°
Day: Mainly sunny. High 79F. NNW winds shifting to E at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Clear skies. Low 62F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday, August 28
6:03am / 7:23pm 2:10am / 4:58pm
Sunny
74°
65°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, August 29
6:04am / 7:21pm 3:10am / 5:43pm
Partly Cloudy
82°
64°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday, August 30
6:05am / 7:19pm 4:12am / 6:21pm
Sunny
79°
67°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, August 31
6:06am / 7:18pm 5:15am / 6:56pm
Sunny
83°
64°
Sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, September 1
6:08am / 7:16pm 6:16am / 7:28pm
Sunny
77°
60°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 2
6:09am / 7:14pm 7:17am / 7:58pm
Mostly Sunny
74°
57°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, September 3
6:10am / 7:12pm 8:16am / 8:26pm
Mostly Sunny
72°
60°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, September 4
6:11am / 7:11pm 9:15am / 8:55pm
Mostly Sunny
76°
58°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturday
MPH 8 8 8 5 3 6 6 7 10 8 4 2
SSW
SW
SSW
WNW
WNW
NNW
NNW
NNW
NE
ESE
SE
NNE
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN OFFSHORE TODAY AND BRING A HUMID SW FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS THIS EVENING. HIGH PRES BUILDS BACK OVER THE WATERS FOR SAT AND SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT DROPS DOWN ACROSS THE WATERS MON...FOLLOWED BY A HIGH PRES 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.
Today
SSW wind 6 to 9 kt. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog between 7am and 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
W wind around 6 kt becoming NNW after midnight. A slight chance of showers before 7pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
N wind around 7 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
SE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SE 5 to 9 kt in the morning. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SSE wind 8 to 12 kt becoming SSW after midnight. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
SW wind 5 to 9 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming N around 6 kt in the evening. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
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.