Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
37°F
Feels like: 30°F
Wind Chill: 30°F Ceiling: 5000ft
Heat Index: 37°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 28°F Wind: 10mph
Humidity: 70% Direction: 290° (WNW)
Pressure: 29.87" Gusts: -
Reported: 8 minutes 15 seconds ago
December 19, 2014 4:30 am EST
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 11 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.87 in (1011.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.1°C)
Water Temperature: 43°F (6.1°C)
December 19, 2014 3:50 am EST
Location: 41.443N 70.186W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: WNW (300°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 21 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Average Period: 3.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: W (275°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.5°C)
Dew Point: 30°F (-0.9°C)
Water Temperature: 43°F (6.2°C)
December 19, 2014 3:45 am EST
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 27 nautical miles NW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: WNW (300°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Air Temperature: 36°F (2.0°C)
Dew Point: 29°F (-1.9°C)
Friday, December 19
7:01am / 4:13pm 4:11am / 2:34pm
Partly Cloudy
38°
34°
Day: Partly cloudy. Temps nearly steady in the mid to upper 30s. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 34F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday, December 20
7:01am / 4:13pm 5:13am / 3:22pm
Cloudy
41°
38°
Day: Cloudy. High 41F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Cloudy. Low 38F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday, December 21
7:02am / 4:14pm 6:14am / 4:18pm
Partly Cloudy
42°
38°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Monday, December 22
7:02am / 4:14pm 7:11am / 5:20pm
Mostly Cloudy
44°
42°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Tuesday, December 23
7:03am / 4:15pm 8:04am / 6:28pm
PM Light Rain
48°
46°
Afternoon light rain. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 40s.
Wednesday, December 24
7:03am / 4:16pm 8:51am / 7:38pm
Rain/Thunder/Wind
51°
42°
Rain and wind with a few rumbles of thunder. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Thursday, December 25
7:04am / 4:16pm 9:32am / 8:49pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
44°
39°
Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Friday, December 26
7:04am / 4:17pm 10:11am / 9:59pm
Partly Cloudy
44°
41°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Saturday, December 27
7:04am / 4:18pm 10:47am / 11:08pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
43°
35°
Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday, December 28
7:05am / 4:18pm 11:21am / 12:01am
Mostly Sunny/Wind
41°
33°
Windy with a few clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Wind Forecast
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Radar
Marine Forecast
  • SynopsisHIGH PRES CURRENTLY ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS QUEBEC AND NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WEAK WAVE OF LOW PRES WILL PASS SOUTHEAST OF OUR WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE. A MUCH STRONGER LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL PROBABLY PASS WEST OF THE REGION ON WED. 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.
  • Today NW wind 7 to 11 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight N wind around 7 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday NNE wind 5 to 9 kt. A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Saturday Night NE wind 6 to 9 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday NE wind 9 to 11 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Sunday Night NE wind around 9 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Monday E wind 9 to 11 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Monday Night E wind 12 to 16 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday ENE wind 17 to 19 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.