Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Clear
26°F
Feels like: 26°F
Wind Chill: 26°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 26°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 11°F Wind: -
Humidity: 53% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.19" Gusts: -
Reported: 47 minutes 4 seconds ago
April 2, 2015 4:04 am EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: W (280°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Air Temperature: 35°F (1.8°C)
Water Temperature: 37°F (3.0°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
April 2, 2015 4:50 am EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Average Period: 4.8 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (79°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.22 in (1023.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+1.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 36°F (2.0°C)
Dew Point: 19°F (-7.3°C)
Water Temperature: 37°F (2.6°C)
April 2, 2015 5:00 am EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 7 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.17 in (1021.7 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 33°F (0.8°C)
Dew Point: 11°F (-11.9°C)
Thursday, April 2
6:23am / 7:09pm 5:38pm / 5:27am
Partly Cloudy
52°
44°
Day: Partly to mostly cloudy. High 52F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies this evening. Increasing clouds with periods of showers late. Low 44F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Friday, April 3
6:21am / 7:10pm 6:35pm / 5:55am
Cloudy
60°
43°
Day: Cloudy skies. High near 60F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Rain showers in the evening will evolve into a more steady rain overnight. Low 43F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Saturday, April 4
6:20am / 7:12pm 7:33pm / 6:23am
AM Rain/Wind
45°
30°
Morning rain and windy. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Sunday, April 5
6:18am / 7:13pm 8:31pm / 6:54am
Mostly Sunny
46°
31°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Monday, April 6
6:16am / 7:14pm 9:31pm / 7:26am
PM Showers
42°
35°
Afternoon showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Tuesday, April 7
6:15am / 7:15pm 10:29pm / 8:02am
Rain
48°
35°
Mainly cloudy and rainy. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, April 8
6:13am / 7:16pm 11:27pm / 8:42am
Rain/Snow Showers
45°
32°
Mix of rain and snow showers. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, April 9
6:11am / 7:17pm 11:59pm / 9:29am
Partly Cloudy
40°
33°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Friday, April 10
6:10am / 7:19pm 12:22am / 10:20am
Rain
44°
38°
Cloudy with rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Saturday, April 11
6:08am / 7:20pm 1:14am / 11:18am
AM Light Rain
47°
37°
Morning light rain. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Wind Forecast
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
Synopsis: A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CREST OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT DROPS DOWN OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW. LOW PRESSURE MOVES ACROSS CENTRAL NEW ENGLAND FRIDAY NIGHT REACHING NOVA SCOTIA EARLY SATURDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT DROPS OVER THE WATERS SUNDAY AND BECOMES STATIONARY SOUTH OF THE WATERS MONDAY.

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
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming S 10 to 13 kt in the afternoon. Cloudy, then gradual clearing during the afternoon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
SSW wind 16 to 19 kt. Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
SW wind 11 to 14 kt decreasing to 7 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then scattered showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
S wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Showers. Patchy fog before 9pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
W wind 8 to 11 kt becoming NW 17 to 22 kt. Winds could gust as high as 34 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
W wind 14 to 19 kt decreasing to 7 to 12 kt. Winds could gust as high as 31 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SW wind 11 to 13 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 27 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
WNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A chance of rain and snow showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain and snow showers. Seas 1 ft or less.

*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.