Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Few Clouds
85°F
Feels like: 85°F
Wind Chill: 85°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 85°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 55°F Wind: 6mph
Humidity: 36% Direction: -
Pressure: 29.87" Gusts: -
Reported: 27 minutes 14 seconds ago
August 2, 2015 1:04 pm EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: S (170°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Air Temperature: 72°F (22.1°C)
Water Temperature: 67°F (19.6°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
August 2, 2015 1:50 pm EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: SSE (150°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Average Period: 5.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (95°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.89 in (1012.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.01 in (-0.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.8°C)
Dew Point: 69°F (20.5°C)
Water Temperature: 72°F (22.2°C)
August 2, 2015 2:00 pm EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: SSE (160°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1011.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 71°F (21.8°C)
Dew Point: 59°F (15.1°C)
Sunday, August 2
5:35am / 8:02pm 9:21pm / 8:11am
Sunny
84°
66°
Day: Sunny. High 84F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Clear skies. Low 66F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday, August 3
5:36am / 8:00pm 9:57pm / 9:24am
Sunny
86°
68°
Day: Sunny skies. High 86F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Low 68F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Tuesday, August 4
5:37am / 7:59pm 10:32pm / 10:36am
Partly Cloudy
84°
64°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday, August 5
5:38am / 7:58pm 11:09pm / 11:47am
Mostly Sunny
82°
61°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, August 6
5:39am / 7:57pm 11:48pm / 12:56pm
Partly Cloudy
79°
61°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, August 7
5:40am / 7:55pm 11:59pm / 2:02pm
Partly Cloudy
78°
61°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, August 8
5:41am / 7:54pm 12:30am / 3:05pm
Showers
77°
61°
Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, August 9
5:42am / 7:53pm 1:15am / 4:03pm
Showers
77°
62°
Showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, August 10
5:44am / 7:51pm 2:05am / 4:56pm
Partly Cloudy
78°
63°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, August 11
5:45am / 7:50pm 2:58am / 5:43pm
Mostly Sunny
80°
63°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day SundayMondayTuesday
MPH 11 7 8 7 7 12 16 14 11 7 9 9
SSW
S
SSW
SSW
S
SSW
S
S
S
S
SSW
SW
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A WEAK COLD FRONT NEAR SHORE AT SUNRISE WILL WEAKEN AND MOVE OFFSHORE TODAY. LOW PRES OVER SOUTHEAST CANADA AND THE BERMUDA HIGH WILL PROVIDE AN INCREASING SW WIND TONIGHT AND MONDAY. THE LOW WILL SWING A SERIES OF COLD FRONTS ACROSS THE WATERS TUE AND WED. THE LAST FRONT MAY STALL SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND THU ALONG WITH LOW PRES FORMING ON THE FRONT.

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 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
S wind around 8 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
S wind 8 to 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SSW wind 8 to 13 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog after 5am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
SW wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
SSW wind 6 to 9 kt becoming W after midnight. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
W wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
WNW wind around 11 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
W wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. 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.