Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Clear
30°F
Feels like: 30°F
Wind Chill: 30°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 30°F Visibility: 8mi
Dew Point: 25°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 82% Direction: 280° (W)
Pressure: 30.18" Gusts: -
Reported: 36 minutes 48 seconds ago
April 2, 2015 2:00 am EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Wind Gust: 5 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.19 in (1022.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 33°F (0.8°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.6°C)
April 2, 2015 1:50 am EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Average Period: 4.1 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.18 in (1022.1 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (2.7°C)
Dew Point: 32°F (0.2°C)
Water Temperature: 37°F (3.0°C)
April 2, 2015 1:45 am EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Air Temperature: 28°F (-2.4°C)
Dew Point: 24°F (-4.3°C)
Wednesday, April 1
6:23am / 7:05pm 4:39pm / 4:55am
Partly Cloudy
42°
32°
Day:
Night: Some clouds. Low 32F. Winds light and variable.
Thursday, April 2
6:22am / 7:06pm 5:35pm / 5:24am
Partly Cloudy
45°
41°
Day: Partly cloudy skies. High near 45F. Winds SW at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: Windy with increasing clouds. Low 41F. Winds SSW at 20 to 30 mph.
Friday, April 3
6:20am / 7:07pm 6:32pm / 5:53am
Rain/Wind
48°
43°
Rain and wind. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Saturday, April 4
6:18am / 7:08pm 7:29pm / 6:22am
AM Rain/Wind
48°
34°
Morning rain and windy. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday, April 5
6:17am / 7:09pm 8:27pm / 6:53am
Partly Cloudy/Wind
43°
36°
Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Monday, April 6
6:15am / 7:10pm 9:25pm / 7:26am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
42°
36°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Tuesday, April 7
6:13am / 7:11pm 10:23pm / 8:02am
PM Showers
46°
39°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Wednesday, April 8
6:12am / 7:12pm 11:21pm / 8:43am
Showers/Wind
46°
36°
Windy with showers. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Thursday, April 9
6:10am / 7:13pm 11:59pm / 9:30am
Showers
40°
35°
Chance of showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Friday, April 10
6:09am / 7:14pm 12:15am / 10:21am
Rain
44°
39°
Rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Wind Forecast
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
Synopsis: A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CREST OVER THE WATERS ON THURSDAY. A COLD FRONT DROPS DOWN OVER THE WATERS FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE MOVES ACROSS CENTRAL NEW ENGLAND FRIDAY NIGHT REACHING NOVA SCOTIA EARLY SATURDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT DROPS OVER THE WATERS SUNDAY AND BECOMES STATIONARY SOUTH OF THE WATERS MONDAY.

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
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming SSW 8 to 11 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
SW wind 12 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 29 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
SW wind 14 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SSW wind 9 to 11 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SW wind around 15 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
NW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
WSW wind 12 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
W wind 9 to 12 kt decreasing to 5 to 8 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 kt. Mostly 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.