Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Clear
47°F
Feels like: 47°F
Wind Chill: 47°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 47°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 44°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 90% Direction: 100° (E)
Pressure: 30.31" Gusts: -
Reported: 29 minutes 20 seconds ago
August 30, 2014 3:48 am EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Wind Gust: 1 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.30 in (1026.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 56°F (13.6°C)
Water Temperature: 71°F (21.8°C)
August 30, 2014 3:50 am EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.186W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SE (140°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 3.8 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (87°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.29 in (1025.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 62°F (16.9°C)
Dew Point: 48°F (9.1°C)
Water Temperature: 70°F (21.1°C)
August 30, 2014 2:45 am EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: N (350°)
Wind Speed: 1 knots
Air Temperature: 52°F (11.2°C)
Dew Point: 50°F (10.1°C)
Saturday, August 30
6:04am / 7:16pm 10:51am / 9:44pm
Sunny
69°
65°
Day: Mainly sunny. High 69F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low near 65F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday, August 31
6:05am / 7:14pm 11:52am / 10:22pm
Partly Cloudy
72°
68°
Day: Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 72F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Scattered thunderstorms developing overnight. Low 68F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Monday, September 1
6:06am / 7:13pm 12:52pm / 11:07pm
Scattered Thunderstorms
73°
66°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday, September 2
6:07am / 7:11pm 1:52pm / 11:57pm
Isolated Thunderstorms
73°
67°
Partly cloudy, chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, September 3
6:08am / 7:09pm 2:50pm / 12:01am
Mostly Sunny
74°
65°
Mostly sunny. 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°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 5
6:10am / 7:06pm 4:33pm / 1:59am
Sunny
71°
63°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, September 6
6:11am / 7:04pm 5:19pm / 3:09am
Mostly Sunny
70°
64°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, September 7
6:12am / 7:03pm 6:00pm / 4:21am
Rain/Thunder
68°
62°
Rain and thunder. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, September 8
6:13am / 7:01pm 6:38pm / 5:35am
Light Rain
67°
61°
Light rain. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day SaturdaySunday
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Radar
Marine Forecast
  • SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT EAST DURING THE WEEKEND. THIS WILL BRING INCREASING SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AND INCREASING HUMIDITY. ONE COLD FRONT APPROACHES NEW ENGLAND ON SUNDAY AND WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL BRING ANOTHER CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE FOLLOWS WITH DRIER WEATHER WEDNESDAY. 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 Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the morning. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight S wind around 9 kt. A chance of drizzle after 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday SSW wind 11 to 15 kt. A chance of drizzle before 10am. Patchy fog before 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday Night SW wind around 12 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9pm, then Patchy fog after 4am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Labor Day SW wind 8 to 10 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 10am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Monday Night SW wind 9 to 11 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday SW wind 6 to 9 kt. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night SW wind 11 to 13 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday WSW wind around 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.