Plum Island Sound Weather

42°42'N 70°47'W
Current Conditions
Clear
32°F
Feels like: 24°F
Wind Chill: 24°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 32°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 23°F Wind: 10mph
Humidity: 69% Direction: 220° (SW)
Pressure: 30.3" Gusts: -
Reported: 25 minutes 2 seconds ago
February 6, 2016 12:04 pm EST
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 15 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Air Temperature: 34°F (0.9°C)
Water Temperature: 43°F (6.3°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
February 6, 2016 12:00 pm EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 13 knots
Wind Gust: 15 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.29 in (1025.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.04 in (-1.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 31°F (-0.5°C)
Dew Point: 23°F (-5.0°C)
February 6, 2016 12:50 pm EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 22 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 5.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: NE (55°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.32 in (1026.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.05 in (-1.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 34°F (1.0°C)
Dew Point: 23°F (-4.8°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.3°C)
Saturday, February 6
6:52am / 5:02pm 5:05am / 3:13pm
Partly Cloudy
37°
28°
Day: Sun and clouds mixed. High 37F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Mostly clear. Low 28F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday, February 7
6:51am / 5:03pm 5:52am / 4:19pm
Mostly Sunny
45°
28°
Day: Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High around 45F. Winds light and variable.
Night: Mostly cloudy and becoming windy. Low 28F. Winds NE at 20 to 30 mph.
Monday, February 8
6:50am / 5:05pm 6:36am / 5:27pm
Snow Showers/Wind
28°
22°
Mostly cloudy and windy with snow showers. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the low 20s.
Tuesday, February 9
6:49am / 5:06pm 7:15am / 6:39pm
Snow
34°
23°
Snow likely. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Wednesday, February 10
6:47am / 5:07pm 7:53am / 7:51pm
Partly Cloudy
40°
22°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 20s.
Thursday, February 11
6:46am / 5:09pm 8:29am / 9:03pm
PM Snow Showers
32°
12°
Snow showers developing in the afternoon. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low teens.
Friday, February 12
6:45am / 5:10pm 9:04am / 10:15pm
Mostly Sunny
30°
19°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper teens.
Saturday, February 13
6:43am / 5:11pm 9:41am / 11:24pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
23°
Windy with a mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 20s and lows -2 to 2F.
Sunday, February 14
6:42am / 5:13pm 10:21am / 12:01am
Mostly Sunny
20°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 20s and lows in the upper single digits.
Monday, February 15
6:41am / 5:14pm 11:03am / 12:33am
Partly Cloudy
29°
17°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the upper teens.
Wind Forecast
Day SaturdaySundayMonday
MPH 9 9 9 7 6 6 4 4 12 18 23 23
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND. SEVERAL AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS MONDAY AND AGAIN ON TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW BY MID TO LATE NEXT WEEK.

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
SSW wind around 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
SW wind around 11 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
ENE wind 7 to 12 kt increasing to 16 to 21 kt. A chance of snow, mainly after 5am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
NNE wind 21 to 24 kt decreasing to 16 to 19 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 kt. A chance of snow, mainly after 10am. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday Night
NNE wind 10 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Snow likely, mainly before 9pm. Seas around 3 ft.
Tuesday
NNE wind around 10 kt. Snow likely, mainly after 8am. Seas around 3 ft.
Tuesday Night
N wind 6 to 9 kt. A chance of snow. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain and snow showers. Seas around 2 ft.
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.