Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Clear
31°F
Feels like: 23°F
Wind Chill: 23°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 31°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 17°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 57% Direction: 270° (W)
Pressure: 29.85" Gusts: -
Reported: 36 minutes 7 seconds ago
December 9, 2016 5:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 31 knots
Wind Gust: 37 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.81 in (1009.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (2.6°C)
Water Temperature: 47°F (8.6°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
December 9, 2016 5:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 21 knots
Wind Gust: 25 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Average Period: 3.5 sec
Mean Wave Direction: WNW (286°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.82 in (1009.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 36°F (2.4°C)
Water Temperature: 50°F (9.8°C)
December 9, 2016 6:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 19 knots
Wind Gust: 22 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.83 in (1010.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.04 in (+1.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 33°F (0.5°C)
Dew Point: 19°F (-7.1°C)
Friday, December 9
7:01am / 4:09pm 1:26pm / 1:23am
Mostly Sunny
34°
20°
Day: Sunshine and a few afternoon clouds. High 34F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: Some passing clouds. Low near 20F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
Saturday, December 10
7:02am / 4:09pm 2:03pm / 2:34am
Mostly Sunny
30°
20°
Day: Sunny along with a few clouds. High around 30F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Mainly clear. Low near 20F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday, December 11
7:03am / 4:09pm 2:43pm / 3:47am
Mostly Sunny
34°
29°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Monday, December 12
7:03am / 4:09pm 3:29pm / 5:01am
AM Rain
38°
32°
Rain in the morning. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Tuesday, December 13
7:04am / 4:09pm 4:21pm / 6:13am
Mostly Sunny
37°
28°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Wednesday, December 14
7:05am / 4:09pm 5:20pm / 7:20am
Rain/Snow
39°
22°
Mix of rain and snow. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Thursday, December 15
7:06am / 4:10pm 6:24pm / 8:21am
Partly Cloudy/Wind
26°
15°
Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid 20s and lows in the mid teens.
Friday, December 16
7:06am / 4:10pm 7:30pm / 9:13am
Mostly Sunny/Wind
28°
20°
Windy with a few clouds. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the low 20s.
Saturday, December 17
7:07am / 4:10pm 8:36pm / 9:58am
Partly Cloudy
30°
26°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Sunday, December 18
7:07am / 4:11pm 9:41pm / 10:36am
Snow Showers
37°
25°
Snow showers. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Wind Forecast
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: NW GUSTS TO NEAR GALE FORCE EXPECTED TODAY. HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND. LOW PRES MAY PASS JUST EAST OF THE WATERS ON SUNDAY.

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.
Today
WNW wind 12 to 15 kt increasing to 15 to 18 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
WNW wind 14 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
WNW wind around 13 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
WNW wind 9 to 11 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
WNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. A slight chance of snow after 3pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SSW wind 6 to 8 kt becoming SSE after midnight. Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
E wind 7 to 9 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Snow before 11am, then rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
NE wind 9 to 13 kt becoming NW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 kt. Rain and snow likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
NW wind around 13 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. A chance of rain and snow 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.