Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Few Clouds
73°F
Feels like: 73°F
Wind Chill: 73°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 73°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 70°F Wind: 10mph
Humidity: 88% Direction: 220° (SW)
Pressure: 29.97" Gusts: -
Reported: 54 minutes 53 seconds ago
September 1, 2014 4:18 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 11 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.2°C)
Water Temperature: 73°F (22.6°C)
September 1, 2014 3:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.186W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 3.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (87°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-1.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 71°F (21.4°C)
Dew Point: 69°F (20.7°C)
Water Temperature: 72°F (22.0°C)
September 1, 2014 3:45 pm EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Air Temperature: 81°F (27.0°C)
Dew Point: 73°F (22.7°C)
Monday, September 1
6:06am / 7:13pm 12:52pm / 11:07pm
Partly Cloudy
73°
67°
Day:
Night: Partly to mostly cloudy. Low 67F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday, September 2
6:07am / 7:11pm 1:52pm / 11:57pm
Partly Cloudy
74°
68°
Day: Mostly cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 74F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: A few clouds from time to time. Low 68F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday, September 3
6:08am / 7:09pm 2:50pm / 12:01am
Mostly Sunny
75°
64°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, September 4
6:09am / 7:08pm 3:44pm / 12:55am
Sunny
72°
63°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 5
6:10am / 7:06pm 4:33pm / 1:59am
Sunny
72°
66°
Sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, September 6
6:11am / 7:04pm 5:19pm / 3:09am
Scattered Thunderstorms
71°
64°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, September 7
6:12am / 7:03pm 6:00pm / 4:21am
Thunderstorms
68°
60°
Thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, September 8
6:13am / 7:01pm 6:38pm / 5:35am
Showers
67°
60°
Showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, September 9
6:14am / 6:59pm 7:16pm / 6:49am
Mostly Cloudy
67°
61°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, September 10
6:15am / 6:58pm 7:53pm / 8:02am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
67°
63°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
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Radar
Marine Forecast
  • SynopsisSOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH TUESDAY ALONG WITH WARM AND MUGGY AIR. A COLD FRONT IN THE GREAT LAKES WILL PUSH ACROSS DURING THE TUESDAY OVERNIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE NORTHEAST FOR WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE FRIDAY.

    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.
  • Labor Day SW wind around 8 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight SW wind around 7 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 7pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday SW wind 5 to 10 kt. Patchy dense fog before 2pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night SSW wind 9 to 11 kt. Patchy fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday WNW wind around 9 kt. Patchy fog between 9am and 10am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight, then Patchy fog between 1am and 2am, then Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Friday SW wind 7 to 10 kt increasing to 11 to 14 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.