Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Clear
73°F
Feels like: 73°F
Wind Chill: 73°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 73°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 67°F Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 81% Direction: 190° (S)
Pressure: 30.06" Gusts: -
Reported: 58 minutes 52 seconds ago
August 25, 2016 5:18 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: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.06 in (1017.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.3°C)
August 25, 2016 4:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Average Period: 2.9 sec
Mean Wave Direction: S (184°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.03 in (1016.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.06 in (-2.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.4°C)
Dew Point: 69°F (20.4°C)
Water Temperature: 75°F (23.7°C)
August 25, 2016 4:45 pm EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: S (190°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.8°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.6°C)
Thursday, August 25
6:00am / 7:23pm 11:59pm / 2:03pm
Partly Cloudy
76°
69°
Day:
Night: A few clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 69F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday, August 26
6:01am / 7:22pm 12:21am / 3:05pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
77°
69°
Day: Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 77F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Showers in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Low 69F. SW winds shifting to NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Saturday, August 27
6:02am / 7:20pm 1:14am / 4:01pm
Sunny
77°
63°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, August 28
6:03am / 7:18pm 2:11am / 4:52pm
Sunny
73°
65°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, August 29
6:04am / 7:17pm 3:11am / 5:37pm
Sunny
76°
67°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday, August 30
6:05am / 7:15pm 4:12am / 6:17pm
Mostly Sunny
76°
69°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, August 31
6:06am / 7:14pm 5:14am / 6:52pm
Sunny
77°
68°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday, September 1
6:07am / 7:12pm 6:15am / 7:25pm
Sunny
76°
65°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Friday, September 2
6:08am / 7:10pm 7:15am / 7:55pm
Sunny
73°
64°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, September 3
6:08am / 7:09pm 8:14am / 8:24pm
Partly Cloudy
72°
64°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN OFFSHORE TONIGHT A BRING A HUMID SOUTHWEST FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK OVER THE WATERS FOR SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT DROPS DOWN ACROSS THE WATERS MONDAY...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE ON TUESDAY.

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
SSW wind 10 to 12 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
SSW wind around 13 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 10am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SW wind 7 to 11 kt becoming NW after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
NNE wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
ENE wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
ENE wind 7 to 9 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SE wind around 8 kt becoming S after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
SW wind 8 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SW wind 7 to 9 kt becoming W after midnight. Partly cloudy. 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.