Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Clear
8°F
Feels like: -8°F
Wind Chill: -8°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 8°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: -10°F Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 44% Direction: 280° (W)
Pressure: 30.07" Gusts: 23mph
Reported: 39 minutes 18 seconds ago
February 12, 2016 1:04 am EST
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: WNW (300°)
Wind Speed: 23 knots
Wind Gust: 27 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Air Temperature: 14°F (-10.1°C)
Water Temperature: 41°F (5.0°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
February 12, 2016 1:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: WNW (300°)
Wind Speed: 27 knots
Wind Gust: 33 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Average Period: 4.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: W (279°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.04 in (1017.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.08 in (+2.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 14°F (-10.1°C)
Dew Point: 6°F (-14.7°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.7°C)
February 12, 2016 2:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: W (280°)
Wind Speed: 29 knots
Wind Gust: 37 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.99 in (1015.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.07 in (+2.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 8°F (-13.4°C)
Dew Point: -4°F (-19.8°C)
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST FRIDAY... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY... * WINDS AND SEAS...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. * FREEZING SPRAY...AREAS OF MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY TONIGHT....
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...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST FRIDAY... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY... * WINDS AND SEAS...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. * FREEZING SPRAY...AREAS OF MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY TONIGHT....
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Thursday, February 11
6:45am / 5:08pm 8:28am / 9:03pm
Mostly Clear
27°
Day:
Night: Generally clear skies. Low 8F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday, February 12
6:44am / 5:09pm 9:04am / 10:14pm
Partly Cloudy
25°
17°
Day: Sunshine early then becoming cloudy later in the day. High near 25F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Cloudy. A few flurries or snow showers possible. Low 17F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday, February 13
6:43am / 5:11pm 9:41am / 11:24pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
19°
-1°
Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper teens and lows -3 to 1F.
Sunday, February 14
6:41am / 5:12pm 10:20am / 12:01am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
16°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the mid teens and lows in the low single digits.
Monday, February 15
6:40am / 5:13pm 11:02am / 12:32am
Partly Cloudy
30°
27°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Tuesday, February 16
6:39am / 5:15pm 11:49am / 1:36am
Rain/Wind
46°
35°
Mainly cloudy with rain, windy. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, February 17
6:37am / 5:16pm 12:40pm / 2:37am
Partly Cloudy
43°
21°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 20s.
Thursday, February 18
6:36am / 5:17pm 1:34pm / 3:31am
Mostly Sunny
31°
21°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Friday, February 19
6:34am / 5:18pm 2:33pm / 4:20am
Partly Cloudy
35°
30°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Saturday, February 20
6:33am / 5:20pm 3:32pm / 5:03am
Rain/Snow Showers
41°
31°
Rain and snow showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturday
MPH 12 9 8 8 7 3 2 5 21 24 22 20
WNW
W
W
SW
S
SSW
WSW
WNW
NW
WNW
WNW
NW
Radar
Marine Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...
Synopsis: GALE FORCE NORTHWEST WIND GUSTS AND AREAS OF MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVERNIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP NEAR SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND LATE FRI INTO EARLY SAT AND QUICKLY MOVE EAST OF THE REGION. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY AN ARCTIC OUTBREAK THIS WEEKEND. AREAS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND GALE FORCE NORTHWEST WIND GUSTS ARE LIKELY THIS WEEKEND AS ARCTIC AIR MOVES OVER THE OPEN WATERS. HIGH PRES WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. THE HIGH WILL THEN MOVE EAST OF THE WATERS 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
WNW wind around 22 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
WNW wind 13 to 16 kt becoming WSW 10 to 13 kt in the afternoon. Increasing clouds. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SSW wind 8 to 11 kt becoming WNW after midnight. A chance of snow showers, mainly after 8pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
WNW wind 8 to 13 kt increasing to 19 to 24 kt. A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
NW wind around 26 kt, with gusts as high as 34 kt. A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
WNW wind 21 to 26 kt decreasing to 13 to 18 kt. Winds could gust as high as 34 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
WNW wind 8 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Washington's Birthday
W wind around 8 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SSE wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain and snow. 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.