Plum Island Sound Weather

42°42'N 70°47'W
Current Conditions
Clear
31°F
Feels like: 23°F
Wind Chill: 23°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 31°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 17°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 57% Direction: 270° (W)
Pressure: 29.85" Gusts: -
Reported: 53 minutes 14 seconds ago
December 9, 2016 5:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 15 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 31 knots
Wind Gust: 37 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.81 in (1009.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (2.6°C)
Water Temperature: 47°F (8.6°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
December 9, 2016 6:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 19 knots
Wind Gust: 22 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.83 in (1010.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.04 in (+1.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 33°F (0.5°C)
Dew Point: 19°F (-7.1°C)
December 9, 2016 11:00 UTC
Location: 43N 70.7W or 18 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.74 in (1007.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 32°F (0.0°C)
Friday, December 9
7:02am / 4:09pm 1:27pm / 1:23am
Mostly Sunny
34°
19°
Day: Sunny to partly cloudy. High 34F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 19F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday, December 10
7:03am / 4:09pm 2:03pm / 2:35am
Mostly Sunny
29°
18°
Day: Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 29F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Clear. Low 18F. Winds light and variable.
Sunday, December 11
7:03am / 4:09pm 2:44pm / 3:48am
Mostly Sunny
33°
27°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Monday, December 12
7:04am / 4:10pm 3:29pm / 5:02am
AM Rain/Ice
36°
29°
Mix of rain and ice in the morning. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Tuesday, December 13
7:05am / 4:10pm 4:22pm / 6:14am
Mostly Sunny
36°
25°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Wednesday, December 14
7:06am / 4:10pm 5:20pm / 7:21am
Wintry Mix
37°
19°
Cloudy with a wintry mix. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper teens.
Thursday, December 15
7:06am / 4:10pm 6:24pm / 8:22am
Partly Cloudy
26°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 20s and lows in the upper single digits.
Friday, December 16
7:07am / 4:11pm 7:30pm / 9:14am
Mostly Sunny
27°
16°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the mid teens.
Saturday, December 17
7:08am / 4:11pm 8:37pm / 9:59am
Partly Cloudy
27°
23°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the low 20s.
Sunday, December 18
7:08am / 4:11pm 9:41pm / 10:37am
Snow Showers
36°
24°
Chance of a few snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Wind Forecast
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: NW GUSTS TO NEAR GALE FORCE EXPECTED TODAY. HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND. LOW PRES MAY PASS JUST EAST OF THE WATERS ON SUNDAY.

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
WNW wind 11 to 14 kt increasing to 14 to 17 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
WNW wind 11 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
WNW wind 10 to 12 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
WNW wind 6 to 8 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of snow after 3pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
SSW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
E wind 5 to 7 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Snow before 1pm, then rain likely between 1pm and 5pm, then rain and snow likely after 5pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
NNE wind 7 to 10 kt becoming NW after midnight. Rain and snow likely. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind around 11 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. A chance of snow showers. Seas around 1 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.