Plum Island Sound Weather

42°42'N 70°47'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
34°F
Feels like: 34°F
Wind Chill: 34°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 34°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 2°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 26% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.46" Gusts: -
Reported: 4 minutes 40 seconds ago
March 23, 2017 6:04 pm EDT
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 15 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: NW (310°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.37 in (1028.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (2.7°C)
Water Temperature: 39°F (3.8°C)
March 23, 2017 7:00 pm EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: WNW (300°)
Wind Speed: 20 knots
Wind Gust: 23 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.41 in (1029.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.05 in (+1.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 35°F (1.5°C)
Dew Point: -1°F (-18.1°C)
March 23, 2017 6:45 pm EDT
Location: 43.059N 70.83W or 21 nautical miles N of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
Wind Speed: 5 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.45 in (1031.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 35°F (1.7°C)
Dew Point: 3°F (-16.3°C)
Thursday, March 23
6:40am / 6:59pm 4:03am / 2:15pm
Mostly Clear
37°
23°
Day:
Night: Clear to partly cloudy. Low 23F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday, March 24
6:39am / 7:00pm 4:43am / 3:17pm
PM Rain/Snow Showers
42°
38°
Day: Rain and snow showers mixed in the afternoon. High 42F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Night: Cloudy skies. Low 38F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday, March 25
6:37am / 7:01pm 5:20am / 4:22pm
Showers
45°
33°
Showers possible. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Sunday, March 26
6:35am / 7:02pm 5:55am / 5:31pm
Cloudy
39°
34°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 30s.
Monday, March 27
6:33am / 7:04pm 6:29am / 6:41pm
Rain
41°
37°
Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday, March 28
6:31am / 7:05pm 7:04am / 7:53pm
PM Showers
48°
38°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Wednesday, March 29
6:30am / 7:06pm 7:39am / 9:05pm
Showers
50°
33°
Showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, March 30
6:28am / 7:07pm 8:16am / 10:18pm
Mostly Sunny
48°
31°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Friday, March 31
6:26am / 7:08pm 8:58am / 11:29pm
Partly Cloudy
50°
36°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 30s.
Saturday, April 1
6:24am / 7:09pm 9:45am / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
50°
36°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
MPH 5 3 3 6 14 16 11 10 5 4 7 5
WNW
W
SSW
S
SSW
SSW
SSW
SW
W
NW
NNE
NE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
Synopsis: HIGH PRES WILL MOVE E OF THE WATERS FRI. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS ACROSS THE WATERS FROM THE N ON SAT...STAY S OF THE WATERS ON SUNDAY...THE RETURN AS A WARM FRONT MON. LOW PRES WILL CROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS ON MON. ANOTHER ARE OF LOW PRES WILL CROSS THE WATERS LATE WED AND MOVE EAST OF THE WATERS ON THU.

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
NW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Increasing clouds. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
SSW wind 6 to 9 kt increasing to 9 to 12 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. A chance of rain and snow before 2pm, then rain likely. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft.
Friday Night
WSW wind 7 to 10 kt. A chance of rain, mainly after 3am. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming N 5 to 7 kt in the morning. A chance of rain. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NE 5 to 9 kt in the evening. A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of rain, snow, and sleet after 5am. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
ENE wind 10 to 12 kt. A chance of rain and sleet before 10am, then a chance of rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
ESE wind around 9 kt. A chance of rain before 1am, then rain and sleet likely. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
E wind 10 to 13 kt. Rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday Night
NE wind around 12 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.

*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.