Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Clear
59°F
Feels like: 59°F
Wind Chill: 59°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 59°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 37°F Wind: 15mph
Humidity: 44% Direction: 130° (SE)
Pressure: 29.9" Gusts: -
Reported: 30 minutes 3 seconds ago
April 18, 2015 11:04 am EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: N (360°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Air Temperature: 47°F (8.5°C)
Water Temperature: 43°F (6.2°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
April 18, 2015 11:50 am EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: NE (50°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Average Period: 6.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SE (133°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.95 in (1014.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 45°F (7.3°C)
Dew Point: 45°F (7.0°C)
Water Temperature: 43°F (6.3°C)
April 18, 2015 12:00 pm EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 43°F (6.2°C)
Dew Point: 37°F (2.6°C)
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...THE BERKSHIRES AND NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT. * WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 35 MPH. * TIMING...INTO EARLY THIS EVENING. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUM VALUES IN THE 20S....
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...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL TODAY... THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN INTERIOR MASSACHUSETTS AS WELL AS NORTHWEST RHODE ISLAND. AS TEMPERATURES WARM INTO THE LOW-70S BY MIDDAY...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL TO DROP AS LOW AS 20 PERCENT. COMBINED WITH BREEZY WEST-...
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Saturday, April 18
5:57am / 7:28pm 5:56am / 7:32pm
Rain
61°
41°
Day: Rain likely. High 61F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Night: Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 41F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday, April 19
5:55am / 7:29pm 6:35am / 8:42pm
Mostly Sunny
52°
40°
Day: Mostly sunny skies. High 52F. NNE winds shifting to ESE at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy during the evening followed by cloudy skies overnight. Low near 40F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday, April 20
5:54am / 7:30pm 7:19am / 9:50pm
Rain/Wind
51°
45°
Windy with periods of rain. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Tuesday, April 21
5:52am / 7:31pm 8:05am / 10:51pm
Rain
59°
42°
Rain. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wednesday, April 22
5:51am / 7:32pm 8:56am / 11:47pm
Mostly Sunny
59°
42°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Thursday, April 23
5:49am / 7:33pm 9:49am / 12:01am
Light Rain
54°
38°
Periods of light rain. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Friday, April 24
5:48am / 7:35pm 10:45am / 12:36am
Partly Cloudy
55°
38°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Saturday, April 25
5:46am / 7:36pm 11:42am / 1:19am
PM Showers
55°
39°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Sunday, April 26
5:45am / 7:37pm 12:39pm / 1:56am
Partly Cloudy
51°
40°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Monday, April 27
5:43am / 7:38pm 1:36pm / 2:30am
PM Showers
52°
40°
Afternoon showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day SaturdaySundayMonday
MPH 11 10 9 9 9 11 8 8 5 4 3 10
ENE
E
N
NNW
NNW
N
ENE
SE
SSE
SSE
SE
ESE
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A WEAK AND FAST MOVING LOW ZIPS ACROSS NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN OVER THE GULF OF MAINE TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE THEN BUILDS INTO NEW ENGLAND FROM QUEBEC SUN. A COASTAL LOW MAY BRING SE GALES TO THE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND WATERS MON AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. DIMINISHING WIND AND SEAS TUE AS LOW PRES EXITS INTO MAINE.

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
E wind around 8 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
NNW wind 9 to 12 kt. A slight chance of showers before 7pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
N wind 10 to 13 kt becoming E 6 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SSE wind 5 to 7 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
ESE wind 8 to 11 kt increasing to 13 to 16 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 27 kt. Showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
ESE wind 14 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
SE wind 6 to 11 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly before noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
W wind around 7 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WSW around 6 kt in the morning. A chance of showers. 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.