Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Clear
69°F
Feels like: 69°F
Wind Chill: 69°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 69°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 64°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 84% Direction: 160° (SSE)
Pressure: 29.93" Gusts: -
Reported: 40 minutes 53 seconds ago
August 2, 2015 10:00 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: S (190°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.93 in (1013.7 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 70°F (21.2°C)
Water Temperature: 76°F (24.7°C)
August 2, 2015 9:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Average Period: 3.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: N (354°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.91 in (1013.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.5°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.7°C)
Water Temperature: 74°F (23.6°C)
August 2, 2015 9:45 pm EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.2°C)
Dew Point: 68°F (20.2°C)
Sunday, August 2
5:36am / 7:56pm 9:18pm / 8:09am
Partly Cloudy
81°
68°
Day:
Night: A few clouds. Low 68F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday, August 3
5:37am / 7:55pm 9:54pm / 9:22am
Partly Cloudy
79°
71°
Day: Partly cloudy skies. High 79F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: A few clouds from time to time. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 71F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday, August 4
5:38am / 7:53pm 10:31pm / 10:33am
Scattered Thunderstorms
78°
68°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, August 5
5:39am / 7:52pm 11:08pm / 11:43am
Sunny
78°
65°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, August 6
5:40am / 7:51pm 11:48pm / 12:51pm
Partly Cloudy
74°
65°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Friday, August 7
5:41am / 7:50pm 11:59pm / 1:57pm
Scattered Thunderstorms
74°
65°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, August 8
5:42am / 7:49pm 12:30am / 2:59pm
Showers
76°
66°
Showers possible. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, August 9
5:43am / 7:47pm 1:16am / 3:57pm
Partly Cloudy
77°
66°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, August 10
5:44am / 7:46pm 2:06am / 4:50pm
Partly Cloudy
76°
67°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday, August 11
5:45am / 7:45pm 2:59am / 5:37pm
Partly Cloudy
77°
67°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day SundayMondayTuesday
MPH 6 6 8 15 14 12 12 13 15 18 18 15
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SSW
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SSW
SSW
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SSW
SSW
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: LOW PRES OVER SOUTHEAST CANADA AND THE BERMUDA HIGH WILL PROVIDE AN INCREASING SW WIND TONIGHT AND MONDAY. THE LOW WILL SWING A SERIES OF COLD FRONTS ACROSS THE WATERS TUE AND WED. THE LAST FRONT MAY STALL SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND THU ALONG WITH LOW PRES FORMING ON THE FRONT.

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
SSW wind around 7 kt. A chance of drizzle after 2am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
SSW wind 6 to 10 kt. A chance of drizzle before 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SSW wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Patchy fog after 10pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
SSW wind 12 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
SW wind 8 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
WSW wind 7 to 11 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
WSW wind 8 to 11 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
NW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NE around 6 kt after midnight. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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.