Plum Island Sound Weather

42°42'N 70°47'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
58°F
Feels like: 58°F
Wind Chill: 58°F Ceiling: 1700ft
Heat Index: 58°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 52°F Wind: 15mph
Humidity: 81% Direction: 50° (NE)
Pressure: 30.28" Gusts: 22mph
Reported: 58 minutes 42 seconds ago
September 28, 2016 6:04 pm EDT
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 15 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: NNE (30°)
Wind Speed: 21 knots
Wind Gust: 23 knots
Significant Wave Height: 7 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.26 in (1024.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 58°F (14.5°C)
Water Temperature: 61°F (16.2°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
September 28, 2016 7:00 pm EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: ENE (60°)
Wind Speed: 24 knots
Wind Gust: 28 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.28 in (1025.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+1.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 58°F (14.4°C)
Dew Point: 53°F (11.6°C)
September 28, 2016 6:50 pm EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 22 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: NE (40°)
Wind Speed: 23 knots
Wind Gust: 27 knots
Significant Wave Height: 9 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 6.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (60°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.24 in (1024.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 58°F (14.7°C)
Water Temperature: 63°F (17.2°C)
Wednesday, September 28
6:37am / 6:28pm 4:08am / 5:31pm
Cloudy
56°
52°
Day:
Night: Cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 52F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday, September 29
6:38am / 6:27pm 5:09am / 6:00pm
Cloudy
59°
53°
Day: Cloudy skies. High 59F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy during the evening followed by cloudy skies overnight. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 53F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday, September 30
6:39am / 6:25pm 6:08am / 6:29pm
PM Showers
58°
53°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 50s.
Saturday, October 1
6:40am / 6:23pm 7:07am / 6:57pm
Rain
60°
54°
Cloudy with rain. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Sunday, October 2
6:42am / 6:21pm 8:04am / 7:27pm
AM Showers
63°
55°
Morning showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Monday, October 3
6:43am / 6:20pm 9:02am / 7:57pm
PM Showers
66°
52°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Tuesday, October 4
6:44am / 6:18pm 9:58am / 8:30pm
AM Showers
63°
51°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wednesday, October 5
6:45am / 6:16pm 10:54am / 9:07pm
Cloudy
61°
53°
Cloudy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Thursday, October 6
6:46am / 6:14pm 11:48am / 9:48pm
Showers
63°
57°
Chance of showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Friday, October 7
6:47am / 6:13pm 12:40pm / 10:34pm
AM Showers
67°
51°
Morning showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursdayFriday
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NE
NE
NNE
NE
NE
ENE
NE
NE
NE
NE
ENE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE TO THE N WITH LOW PRESSURE IMMEDIATELY S...NE WINDS PREVAIL POTENTIALLY GUSTING TO GALE FORCE AROUND FRIDAY MORNING. A DREARY PERIOD OF WIDESPREAD WET CONDITIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH A GRADUAL IMPROVEMENT EARLY NEXT WEEK. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE TROPICS.

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
NE wind 10 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday
NE wind 14 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday Night
ENE wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday
ENE wind 13 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 9am. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday Night
ENE wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Showers likely. Patchy fog after 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
NE wind around 11 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Showers likely. Patchy fog. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
NE wind around 9 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
NE wind around 7 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night
ENE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A chance of showers. Seas 1 to 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.