Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
57°F
Feels like: 57°F
Wind Chill: 57°F Ceiling: 700ft
Heat Index: 57°F Visibility: 4mi
Dew Point: 54°F Wind: 12mph
Humidity: 89% Direction: 40° (NE)
Pressure: 30.11" Gusts: 20mph
Reported: 27 minutes 48 seconds ago
October 1, 2014 11:04 pm EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: NE (50°)
Wind Speed: 21 knots
Wind Gust: 25 knots
Significant Wave Height: 9 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Air Temperature: 58°F (14.7°C)
Water Temperature: 60°F (15.3°C)
Visibility: 1.2 nmi
October 1, 2014 11:50 pm EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: NE (40°)
Wind Speed: 21 knots
Wind Gust: 25 knots
Significant Wave Height: 8 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.5 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (68°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.08 in (1018.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 58°F (14.4°C)
Dew Point: 58°F (14.4°C)
Water Temperature: 60°F (15.3°C)
October 1, 2014 11:17 pm EDT
Location: 42.942N 70.632W or 20 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Significant Wave Height: 6 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (78°)
Water Temperature: 58°F (14.6°C)
...POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAINFALL TONIGHT... .A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LEAD TO THE POSSIBILITY OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS OVERNIGHT. THE POSSIBILITY OF A RELATIVELY FAST ACCUMULATION OF 3-6 INCHES OF RAINFALL EXISTS LOCALLY WITHIN THE WATCH....
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Wednesday, October 1
6:39am / 6:23pm 1:43pm / 11:47pm
Rain
60°
54°
Day:
Night: Cloudy with periods of rain. Low 54F. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Thursday, October 2
6:40am / 6:22pm 2:32pm / 12:01am
AM Showers
59°
51°
Day: Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 59F. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Night: Clear. Low 51F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday, October 3
6:41am / 6:20pm 3:17pm / 12:52am
Partly Cloudy
59°
54°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the mid 50s.
Saturday, October 4
6:43am / 6:18pm 3:57pm / 2:01am
Showers
65°
52°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Sunday, October 5
6:44am / 6:17pm 4:35pm / 3:13am
Sunny
62°
48°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Monday, October 6
6:45am / 6:15pm 5:12pm / 4:26am
Sunny
65°
57°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday, October 7
6:46am / 6:13pm 5:48pm / 5:39am
Partly Cloudy
67°
55°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday, October 8
6:47am / 6:11pm 6:24pm / 6:52am
AM Showers
67°
53°
A few morning showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Thursday, October 9
6:48am / 6:10pm 7:03pm / 8:03am
Sunny
66°
53°
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Friday, October 10
6:49am / 6:08pm 7:44pm / 9:11am
Mostly Sunny
65°
54°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFriday
MPH 17 18 18 16 14 10 10 11 12 13 11 7
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NE
NNE
N
NNE
NNE
NE
NE
NE
Radar
Marine Forecast
  • SynopsisHIGH PRES OVER SE CANADA COMBINED WITH LOW PRES WELL OFFSHORE OF CAPE COD WILL KEEP A PERSISTENT NE WIND FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH THU. THE HIGH WILL NUDGE SOUTH OVER NEW ENGLAND THU AND FRI PUSHING IN DRIER AIR. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL FOLLOW ON SUN AS HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE EAST COAST. THE HIGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE ON MON.

    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.
  • Overnight NE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Rain. Patchy fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday NE wind 16 to 20 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Patchy fog before 1pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night NNE wind around 13 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday NNE wind around 13 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday Night ENE wind around 9 kt. A chance of drizzle after 10pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday ESE wind 9 to 11 kt. A chance of rain or drizzle before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday Night ESE wind 7 to 12 kt becoming SW after midnight. Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday W wind 13 to 15 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday Night WSW wind 7 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.