Nantucket Weather

41°17'N 70°5'W
Current Conditions
Clear
74°F
Feels like: 74°F
Wind Chill: 74°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 74°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 63°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 68% Direction: 180° (S)
Pressure: 29.99" Gusts: -
Reported: 36 minutes 23 seconds ago
June 30, 2016 1:00 pm EDT
Location: 41.285N 70.096W or 0 nautical miles W of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: N (10°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.4°C)
June 30, 2016 12:50 pm EDT
Location: 41.443N 70.187W or 10 nautical miles NNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 2 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Average Period: 4.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (94°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.97 in (1015.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 71°F (21.9°C)
Dew Point: 63°F (17.1°C)
Water Temperature: 70°F (21.1°C)
June 30, 2016 1:00 pm EDT
Location: 41.524N 70.671W or 30 nautical miles WNW of search location of 41.285675N 70.08728W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.98 in (1015.1 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Water Temperature: 69°F (20.6°C)
Thursday, June 30
5:10am / 8:17pm 2:08am / 4:07pm
Sunny
77°
63°
Day: Sunny. High 77F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Mostly clear. Low 63F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday, July 1
5:11am / 8:16pm 2:51am / 5:17pm
Partly Cloudy
73°
65°
Day: Partly cloudy. High 73F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Scattered thunderstorms during the evening becoming more widespread overnight. Low around 65F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Saturday, July 2
5:11am / 8:16pm 3:40am / 6:22pm
Partly Cloudy
74°
62°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, July 3
5:12am / 8:16pm 4:33am / 7:23pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
73°
63°
Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, July 4
5:13am / 8:16pm 5:32am / 8:17pm
Sunny
76°
64°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday, July 5
5:13am / 8:15pm 6:34am / 9:05pm
Cloudy
73°
63°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, July 6
5:14am / 8:15pm 7:38am / 9:46pm
AM Showers
74°
64°
Morning showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, July 7
5:14am / 8:15pm 8:40am / 10:22pm
Mostly Sunny
74°
64°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Friday, July 8
5:15am / 8:14pm 9:42am / 10:54pm
Sunny
74°
63°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, July 9
5:16am / 8:14pm 10:41am / 11:25pm
Partly Cloudy
74°
64°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
MPH 12 9 8 6 7 11 12 13 11 11 10 12
SSW
SSW
SSW
SSW
S
S
SSE
SE
SSE
S
SW
WSW
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY...BEFORE ANOTHER COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH FRI NIGHT INTO EARLY SAT. HIGH PRES WILL THEN MOVE IN FROM THE WEST ON SUN AND 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.
This Afternoon
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
SW wind 5 to 8 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
SSW wind 8 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SSW wind around 9 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
WSW wind 9 to 13 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
WSW wind 9 to 12 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
WSW wind 9 to 12 kt increasing to 12 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
WSW wind 9 to 14 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Independence Day
W wind 8 to 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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.