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Current Conditions
Overcast
38°F
Feels like: 30°F
Wind Chill: 30°F Ceiling: 300ft
Heat Index: 38°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 37°F Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 97% Direction: 350° (N)
Pressure: 30.01" Gusts: -
Reported: 14 minutes 24 seconds ago
March 28, 2017 1:30 am EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: N (360°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.02 in (1016.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.6°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.2°C)
March 28, 2017 12:50 am EDT
Location: 41.439N 70.186W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Average Period: 3.5 sec
Mean Wave Direction: NNW (338°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.00 in (1016.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (-0.0 mb)
Water Temperature: 39°F (4.0°C)
March 28, 2017 12:45 am EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Air Temperature: 40°F (4.5°C)
Dew Point: 40°F (4.4°C)
Monday, March 27
6:31am / 7:00pm 6:26am / 6:38pm
Foggy
46°
37°
Day:
Night: Foggy. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 37F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday, March 28
6:29am / 7:01pm 7:01am / 7:49pm
Showers
44°
38°
Day: Steady light rain in the morning. Showers continuing in the afternoon. High 44F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Night: Rain likely. Low 38F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall around a half an inch.
Wednesday, March 29
6:27am / 7:02pm 7:37am / 9:00pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
45°
33°
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, March 30
6:26am / 7:03pm 8:15am / 10:12pm
Partly Cloudy
41°
35°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Friday, March 31
6:24am / 7:04pm 8:58am / 11:22pm
Showers
42°
36°
Showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Saturday, April 1
6:22am / 7:05pm 9:45am / 12:01am
Rain/Wind
45°
37°
Windy with rain at times. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Sunday, April 2
6:21am / 7:06pm 10:37am / 12:28am
Partly Cloudy
43°
36°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Monday, April 3
6:19am / 7:07pm 11:34am / 1:30am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
43°
37°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday, April 4
6:17am / 7:09pm 12:35pm / 2:24am
Showers
47°
41°
Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Wednesday, April 5
6:16am / 7:10pm 1:38pm / 3:12am
AM Showers
49°
40°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesday
MPH 12 5 7 7 8 8 9 11 15 17 13 17
NNW
NNE
ENE
ENE
ENE
NE
NNE
N
N
N
NNW
NNW
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A WARM FRONT WILL REMAIN SOUTH OF THE COASTAL THROUGH TUESDAY AS ANOTHER LOW TRACKS ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE OVER QUEBEC BUILDS S INTO NEW ENGLAND WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. MORE UNSETTLED WEATHER IS IN THE FORECAST FOR LATE FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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. Areas of fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
ENE wind 5 to 7 kt. A chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 11am, then a chance of sprinkles after 11am. Areas of fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
ENE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming NNE after midnight. Showers likely, mainly before 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
N wind 11 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
N wind 11 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A slight chance of showers before 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
N wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
NNW wind around 7 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
NNE wind around 7 kt becoming ENE in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
ESE wind 8 to 11 kt increasing to 13 to 16 kt after midnight. Rain likely. Patchy fog after 4am. 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.