Salem Weather

42°31'N 70°52'W
Current Conditions
Few Clouds
85°F
Feels like: 85°F
Wind Chill: 85°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 85°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 62°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 46% Direction: 290° (WNW)
Pressure: 29.85" Gusts: 18mph
Reported: 50 minutes 1 second ago
August 31, 2015 4:04 pm EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 11 nautical miles E of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.6°C)
Water Temperature: 70°F (21.2°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
August 31, 2015 4:50 pm EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 13 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Wind Direction: W (280°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 10 sec
Average Period: 4.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (102°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.87 in (1011.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.04 in (-1.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 77°F (25.1°C)
Dew Point: 71°F (21.9°C)
Water Temperature: 71°F (21.9°C)
August 31, 2015 5:00 pm EDT
Location: 42.355N 71.05W or 14 nautical miles SW of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Air Temperature: 89°F (31.5°C)
Water Temperature: 70°F (21.1°C)
Monday, August 31
6:07am / 7:20pm 8:30pm / 8:16am
Clear
89°
65°
Day:
Night: A clear sky. Low around 65F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday, September 1
6:08am / 7:18pm 9:08pm / 9:31am
Sunny
80°
62°
Day: Mainly sunny. High around 80F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Clear skies. Low 62F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday, September 2
6:09am / 7:16pm 9:48pm / 10:43am
Sunny
91°
68°
Sunny. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday, September 3
6:10am / 7:15pm 10:29pm / 11:52am
Partly Cloudy
83°
62°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 4
6:11am / 7:13pm 11:15pm / 12:58pm
Sunny
73°
55°
Sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
Saturday, September 5
6:12am / 7:11pm 11:59pm / 1:58pm
Sunny
80°
60°
Sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, September 6
6:13am / 7:09pm 12:04am / 2:53pm
Sunny
86°
63°
Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, September 7
6:14am / 7:08pm 12:56am / 3:42pm
Sunny
90°
66°
Sunny. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday, September 8
6:15am / 7:06pm 1:51am / 4:25pm
AM Showers
89°
65°
A few morning showers. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday, September 9
6:16am / 7:04pm 2:47am / 5:04pm
Partly Cloudy
79°
60°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day MondayTuesdayWednesday
MPH 8 6 4 4 6 8 8 4 4 3 6 9
W
WNW
NW
NNW
NNE
ESE
SE
SSE
S
SSW
WSW
SW
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH INTO THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRES ON TUE AND WED. ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE THU WITH STRONGER HIGH PRES BUILDING S FROM THE MARITIMES FRI INTO SAT.

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
W wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
NNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
SSE wind around 7 kt becoming SSW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NE around 6 kt after midnight. Patchy fog between 11pm and midnight, then Patchy fog between 1am and 2am. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
ENE wind around 9 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 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.