Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Clear
38°F
Feels like: 38°F
Wind Chill: 38°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 38°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 23°F Wind: -
Humidity: 55% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.35" Gusts: -
Reported: 35 minutes 15 seconds ago
February 21, 2017 10:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.34 in (1027.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (3.0°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.3°C)
February 21, 2017 10:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 4.9 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (58°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.34 in (1027.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (3.0°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.4°C)
February 21, 2017 11:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: E (80°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.35 in (1027.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.04 in (-1.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 35°F (1.4°C)
Dew Point: 19°F (-7.1°C)
Tuesday, February 21
6:30am / 5:22pm 2:52am / 12:44pm
Partly Cloudy
42°
35°
Day: Sunny skies this morning will become overcast during the afternoon. High 42F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Cloudy skies. Low around 35F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday, February 22
6:29am / 5:23pm 3:41am / 1:35pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
50°
38°
Day: Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High around 50F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy. Low 38F. Winds light and variable.
Thursday, February 23
6:27am / 5:25pm 4:27am / 2:31pm
Mostly Sunny
58°
45°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Friday, February 24
6:26am / 5:26pm 5:09am / 3:31pm
Showers
49°
44°
Showers. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 40s.
Saturday, February 25
6:24am / 5:27pm 5:48am / 4:36pm
Showers
57°
39°
Showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Sunday, February 26
6:23am / 5:28pm 6:25am / 5:42pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
42°
29°
Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Monday, February 27
6:21am / 5:30pm 6:59am / 6:51pm
Cloudy
41°
27°
Cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Tuesday, February 28
6:19am / 5:31pm 7:32am / 8:00pm
PM Snow Showers
40°
36°
Afternoon snow showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, March 1
6:18am / 5:32pm 8:06am / 9:10pm
Showers
47°
40°
Showers possible. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Thursday, March 2
6:16am / 5:33pm 8:42am / 10:21pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
50°
33°
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesdayThursday
MPH 3 5 8 10 11 9 7 3 2 2 5 6
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SSW
SSW
SSW
SW
SSE
SSW
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: HIGH PRES MOVES OVER THE WATERS TODAY AND OFF TO THE SOUTHEAST TONIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT APPROACHES ON WED THEN DISSIPATES. A MUCH STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE WEST ON SAT.

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.
This Afternoon
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SE 5 to 9 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
SSE wind 10 to 12 kt becoming SSW in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 kt. A slight chance of rain after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
SW wind 5 to 9 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW around 6 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
SSW wind 7 to 11 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
SW wind 8 to 13 kt. A slight chance of showers after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
SSW wind around 6 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. A chance of showers after 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SE wind 7 to 10 kt becoming S after midnight. A chance of rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
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.