Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Scattered Clouds
62°F
Feels like: 62°F
Wind Chill: 62°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 62°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 57°F Wind: 10mph
Humidity: 84% Direction: 230° (SW)
Pressure: 30.19" Gusts: -
Reported: 1 hour 54 seconds ago
May 28, 2015 7:30 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 13 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.20 in (1022.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 62°F (16.8°C)
Water Temperature: 64°F (17.9°C)
May 28, 2015 6:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Average Period: 3.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SW (219°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.16 in (1021.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 62°F (16.6°C)
Dew Point: 60°F (15.5°C)
Water Temperature: 60°F (15.6°C)
May 28, 2015 6:45 pm EDT
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Air Temperature: 65°F (18.3°C)
Dew Point: 62°F (16.5°C)
Thursday, May 28
5:11am / 8:03pm 3:10pm / 2:25am
Cloudy
66°
56°
Day:
Night: Cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 56F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday, May 29
5:11am / 8:04pm 4:07pm / 2:54am
Mostly Sunny
67°
55°
Day: Sunshine along with some cloudy intervals. High 67F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy. Low around 55F. Winds light and variable.
Saturday, May 30
5:10am / 8:05pm 5:06pm / 3:26am
PM Fog
66°
59°
Afternoon fog developing. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday, May 31
5:10am / 8:05pm 6:05pm / 4:00am
PM Showers
64°
50°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Monday, June 1
5:09am / 8:06pm 7:05pm / 4:38am
Showers/Wind
58°
50°
Windy with showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 50s.
Tuesday, June 2
5:09am / 8:07pm 8:04pm / 5:21am
Showers/Wind
60°
51°
Windy with showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wednesday, June 3
5:09am / 8:08pm 9:00pm / 6:10am
Sunny
61°
54°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Thursday, June 4
5:08am / 8:08pm 9:53pm / 7:06am
Sunny
64°
57°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Friday, June 5
5:08am / 8:09pm 10:40pm / 8:06am
Sunny
65°
57°
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, June 6
5:07am / 8:10pm 11:24pm / 9:11am
Mostly Sunny
66°
58°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY CROSS THE WATERS OVERNIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRES FOLLOWS TOMORROW AS SW WINDS RETURN ON SAT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO MON AND MAY STALL ALONG THE SOUTH COAST. HIGH PRES BEGINS BUILDING OVER NEW ENGLAND MON AND TUE.

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
SW wind 7 to 12 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog after 9pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
NNW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW around 6 kt in the evening. Patchy fog. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SSW wind 8 to 13 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
SSW wind around 16 kt. Patchy fog between 9pm and 2am, then Patchy fog after 3am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SW wind 13 to 16 kt decreasing to 10 to 13 kt in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
NNE wind around 13 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
NE wind 14 to 17 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
ENE wind around 14 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. A chance of showers. 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.