Plum Island Sound Weather

42°42'N 70°47'W
Current Conditions
Clear
62°F
Feels like: 62°F
Wind Chill: 62°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 62°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 57°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 84% Direction: 230° (SW)
Pressure: 30.22" Gusts: -
Reported: 28 minutes 47 seconds ago
August 24, 2016 3:04 am EDT
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 15 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.21 in (1022.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 66°F (19.0°C)
Water Temperature: 65°F (18.6°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
August 24, 2016 4:00 am EDT
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.20 in (1022.7 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 65°F (18.5°C)
Dew Point: 55°F (12.9°C)
August 24, 2016 3:50 am EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 22 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.70565N 70.789032W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 3.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (82°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.20 in (1022.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-1.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 66°F (19.1°C)
Water Temperature: 67°F (19.3°C)
Wednesday, August 24
6:00am / 7:30pm 11:34pm / 1:03pm
Sunny
88°
65°
Day: Plentiful sunshine. High 88F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Clear to partly cloudy. Low around 65F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, August 25
6:01am / 7:28pm 11:59pm / 2:09pm
Partly Cloudy
90°
71°
Day: Partly cloudy. High near 90F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy. Low 71F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday, August 26
6:02am / 7:27pm 12:21am / 3:12pm
Partly Cloudy
91°
66°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, August 27
6:03am / 7:25pm 1:14am / 4:08pm
Mostly Sunny
84°
62°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, August 28
6:04am / 7:23pm 2:10am / 4:59pm
Partly Cloudy
80°
64°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Monday, August 29
6:05am / 7:22pm 3:11am / 5:44pm
PM Thunderstorms
87°
65°
Afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday, August 30
6:06am / 7:20pm 4:13am / 6:22pm
Partly Cloudy
82°
66°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday, August 31
6:07am / 7:18pm 5:16am / 6:57pm
Partly Cloudy
83°
64°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, September 1
6:08am / 7:17pm 6:17am / 7:29pm
Partly Cloudy
82°
62°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 2
6:09am / 7:15pm 7:18am / 7:59pm
Partly Cloudy
78°
61°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursday
MPH 3 5 8 9 5 5 5 8 13 13 9 8
WSW
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SW
SSE
SSW
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SW
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A LARGE HIGH PRES OVER THE WATERS IS EXPECTED TO MOVE FARTHER OFFSHORE THU AND FRI. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION WILL BE FRIDAY. DESPITE SLOWLY INCREASING SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS...SEAS SHOULD REMAIN RELATIVELY LIGHT MOST THE TIME.

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
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SW 5 to 8 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
SSW wind 8 to 11 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
SSW wind 10 to 13 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
SSW wind 9 to 11 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
W wind around 8 kt becoming NW after midnight. Isolated thunderstorms before 7pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
NNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ESE 5 to 7 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. 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.