Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Clear
75°F
Feels like: 75°F
Wind Chill: 75°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 75°F Visibility: 4mi
Dew Point: 71°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 87% Direction: 240° (WSW)
Pressure: 29.86" Gusts: -
Reported: 28 minutes 37 seconds ago
September 3, 2015 6:48 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: WSW (250°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.86 in (1011.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.9°C)
Water Temperature: 76°F (24.3°C)
September 3, 2015 6:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Average Period: 3.0 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.2°C)
Dew Point: 73°F (22.5°C)
Water Temperature: 74°F (23.4°C)
September 3, 2015 6:48 pm EDT
Location: 41.524N 70.671W or 30 nautical miles WNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Water Temperature: 75°F (24.1°C)
Thursday, September 3
6:08am / 7:10pm 10:28pm / 11:46am
Cloudy
80°
66°
Day:
Night: Overcast. Low 66F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday, September 4
6:09am / 7:08pm 11:14pm / 12:51pm
Partly Cloudy
74°
61°
Day: Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 74F. Winds NE at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight. Low 61F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday, September 5
6:10am / 7:06pm 11:59pm / 1:52pm
Sunny
74°
62°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, September 6
6:11am / 7:05pm 12:03am / 2:46pm
Sunny
75°
65°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, September 7
6:12am / 7:03pm 12:56am / 3:36pm
Sunny
79°
68°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday, September 8
6:13am / 7:01pm 1:50am / 4:19pm
Mostly Sunny
80°
68°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, September 9
6:14am / 7:00pm 2:46am / 4:58pm
Sunny
79°
68°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday, September 10
6:15am / 6:58pm 3:44am / 5:33pm
Partly Cloudy
79°
67°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Friday, September 11
6:16am / 6:56pm 4:40am / 6:04pm
Showers
78°
66°
Showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, September 12
6:17am / 6:54pm 5:37am / 6:34pm
Showers
76°
66°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
MPH 4 1 7 14 18 20 15 13 9 13 14 11
SW
NNE
NNE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
ENE
ENE
ENE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
Synopsis: A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT FROM N TO S. BEHIND IT STRONG NE WINDS WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO FRI. HIGH PRES BUILDING S FROM QUEBEC WILL SETTLE OVER SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND FRI NIGHT AND SAT AND REMAIN THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND. BENIGN QUIET BOATING WEATHER WILL PREVAIL INTO TUE AND PERHAPS INTO WED.

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.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
NE wind 13 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NE wind 9 to 11 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
ENE wind 9 to 11 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
E wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SSW wind around 6 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Labor Day
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW 5 to 8 kt in the morning. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SSW wind around 9 kt. Mostly clear. 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.