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Current Conditions
Overcast
72°F
Feels like: 72°F
Wind Chill: 72°F Ceiling: 4600ft
Heat Index: 72°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 65°F Wind: 16mph
Humidity: 78% Direction: 20° (NNE)
Pressure: 29.89" Gusts: 28mph
Reported: 54 minutes 43 seconds ago
September 21, 2017 12:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 8 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.660474N 70.611448W.
Wind Direction: NNE (20°)
Wind Speed: 19 knots
Wind Gust: 23 knots
Significant Wave Height: 9 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 66°F (18.8°C)
Water Temperature: 62°F (16.7°C)
September 21, 2017 1:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 18 nautical miles N of search location of 42.660474N 70.611448W.
Wind Direction: N (360°)
Wind Speed: 25 knots
Wind Gust: 28 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.90 in (1012.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (-0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.5°C)
Dew Point: 62°F (16.7°C)
September 21, 2017 12:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 19 nautical miles S of search location of 42.660474N 70.611448W.
Wind Direction: N (10°)
Wind Speed: 25 knots
Wind Gust: 29 knots
Significant Wave Height: 8 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (76°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.84 in (1010.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (-0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 66°F (18.8°C)
Water Temperature: 61°F (16.1°C)
Wednesday, September 20
6:27am / 6:42pm 6:41am / 7:15pm
Cloudy/Wind
65°
63°
Day:
Night: Cloudy with gusty winds. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 63F. Winds NNE at 20 to 30 mph.
Thursday, September 21
6:28am / 6:40pm 7:45am / 7:45pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
68°
57°
Day: Windy. Cloudy skies will become partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 68F. Winds NNE at 25 to 35 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Night: Cloudy and windy. Low 57F. Winds NNE at 25 to 35 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Friday, September 22
6:29am / 6:39pm 8:48am / 8:14pm
PM Showers/Wind
62°
58°
Windy, afternoon showers developing. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, September 23
6:30am / 6:37pm 9:49am / 8:45pm
Cloudy
66°
60°
Cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, September 24
6:32am / 6:35pm 10:49am / 9:19pm
Mostly Sunny
73°
62°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, September 25
6:33am / 6:33pm 11:47am / 9:55pm
Mostly Sunny
74°
62°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, September 26
6:34am / 6:31pm 12:41pm / 10:35pm
PM Showers
71°
61°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, September 27
6:35am / 6:30pm 1:34pm / 11:20pm
Showers
68°
61°
Showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, September 28
6:36am / 6:28pm 2:22pm / 12:01am
Showers
68°
60°
Showers possible. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 29
6:37am / 6:26pm 3:07pm / 12:08am
Partly Cloudy
69°
56°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFriday
MPH 23 23 25 24 21 24 26 27 27 24 22 18
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NE
NNE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: ANZ200-211515- 1024 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Tropical Storm Jose will become nearly stationary southeast of the waters over the next few days and slowly weaken. Mariners can expect the highest winds and heavier rain bands across the waters off the south coast through Friday morning. Mariners should monitor the latest forecasts from the National Hurricane Center at www.nhc.noaa.gov. 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. $$
Overnight
NNE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 32 kt. Patchy fog after 5am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
NNE wind around 23 kt, with gusts as high as 37 kt. Cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
NNE wind 24 to 27 kt decreasing to 18 to 21 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 kt. A slight chance of showers after 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
NNE wind 18 to 23 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NNE wind 14 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 28 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
NNE wind 10 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
N wind around 6 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
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.