Gloucester Harbor Weather

42°36'N 70°40'W
Current Conditions
Clear
68°F
Feels like: 68°F
Wind Chill: 68°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 68°F Visibility: 8mi
Dew Point: 64°F Wind: -
Humidity: 87% Direction: -
Pressure: 29.98" Gusts: -
Reported: 48 minutes 45 seconds ago
August 31, 2015 1:04 am EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 7 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Air Temperature: 71°F (21.9°C)
Water Temperature: 69°F (20.4°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
August 31, 2015 1:50 am EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 16 nautical miles S of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Average Period: 6.3 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (104°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.98 in (1015.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 72°F (22.2°C)
Dew Point: 72°F (22.2°C)
Water Temperature: 71°F (21.7°C)
August 31, 2015 2:00 am EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 22 nautical miles N of search location of 42.605031N 70.662689W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 70°F (21.2°C)
Dew Point: 66°F (18.9°C)
Sunday, August 30
6:05am / 7:21pm 7:53pm / 7:01am
Partly Cloudy
82°
67°
Day:
Night: Some clouds. Low 67F. Winds light and variable.
Monday, August 31
6:06am / 7:19pm 8:29pm / 8:15am
Mostly Sunny
89°
67°
Day: Sunny along with a few clouds. High 89F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Clear. Low 67F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday, September 1
6:07am / 7:17pm 9:07pm / 9:30am
Sunny
78°
64°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday, September 2
6:08am / 7:15pm 9:47pm / 10:42am
Sunny
87°
68°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday, September 3
6:09am / 7:14pm 10:28pm / 11:51am
Partly Cloudy
83°
65°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Friday, September 4
6:10am / 7:12pm 11:14pm / 12:57pm
Sunny
77°
61°
Sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, September 5
6:11am / 7:10pm 11:59pm / 1:58pm
Sunny
81°
62°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, September 6
6:12am / 7:09pm 12:03am / 2:52pm
Mostly Sunny
83°
64°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, September 7
6:13am / 7:07pm 12:55am / 3:42pm
Mostly Sunny
85°
67°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday, September 8
6:14am / 7:05pm 1:50am / 4:24pm
Mostly Sunny
84°
65°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day MondayTuesday
MPH 4 5 8 9 8 4 4 4 9 8 6 5
WSW
WSW
W
W
WNW
NW
NW
NNW
NNE
E
SE
S
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES AT THE UPPER LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE WILL RESULT IN QUIET WEATHER ACROSS OUR WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK. THERE IS A LOW PROBABILITY OF A BRIEF PERIOD OF 5 FOOT SEAS AS A COUPLE OF WEAK FRONTS MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS.

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
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
W wind 5 to 8 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
WSW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
N wind 5 to 7 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
SSE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming SSW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
SSW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming WSW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. 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.