Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Clear
59°F
Feels like: 59°F
Wind Chill: 59°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 59°F Visibility: 5mi
Dew Point: 56°F Wind: 6mph
Humidity: 90% Direction: 220° (SW)
Pressure: 29.97" Gusts: -
Reported: 40 minutes ago
May 31, 2016 10:54 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.97 in (1015.0 mb)
May 31, 2016 10:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Average Period: 3.3 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.95 in (1014.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.04 in (+1.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 62°F (16.4°C)
Dew Point: 61°F (16.3°C)
Water Temperature: 60°F (15.4°C)
May 31, 2016 9:45 pm 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: 62°F (16.5°C)
Dew Point: 61°F (16.0°C)
Tuesday, May 31
5:09am / 8:06pm 2:17am / 2:50pm
Mostly Clear
67°
58°
Day:
Night: A few passing clouds. Low 58F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday, June 1
5:09am / 8:07pm 2:53am / 4:02pm
Partly Cloudy
66°
53°
Day: Partly cloudy skies. High 66F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly to mostly cloudy. Low 53F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday, June 2
5:09am / 8:07pm 3:31am / 5:14pm
Cloudy
63°
54°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Friday, June 3
5:08am / 8:08pm 4:13am / 6:26pm
PM Showers
65°
57°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, June 4
5:08am / 8:09pm 5:00am / 7:36pm
Partly Cloudy
67°
57°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday, June 5
5:08am / 8:09pm 5:52am / 8:40pm
PM Showers
68°
60°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, June 6
5:07am / 8:10pm 6:49am / 9:38pm
AM Showers/Wind
68°
60°
Showers early, windy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, June 7
5:07am / 8:11pm 7:50am / 10:28pm
Mostly Sunny
68°
57°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Wednesday, June 8
5:07am / 8:11pm 8:52am / 11:12pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
67°
57°
Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Thursday, June 9
5:07am / 8:12pm 9:55am / 11:50pm
Partly Cloudy
66°
57°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursday
MPH 7 8 11 14 14 9 8 8 12 15 13 8
WSW
WNW
NNE
NNE
NE
NE
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ENE
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS OVERNIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD INTO THE MARITIMES WED INTO THU. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W FRI...MOVING INTO NEW ENG SAT. A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL MOVE TOWARDS THE WATERS MON.

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
WSW wind around 8 kt. Areas of dense fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
NE wind around 12 kt. Areas of fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
ENE wind around 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
E wind around 12 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
E wind 7 to 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
ESE wind around 8 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers after 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SSE wind around 7 kt becoming SSW after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SW wind around 6 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
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.