Salem Weather

42°31'N 70°52'W
Current Conditions
Clear
38°F
Feels like: 38°F
Wind Chill: 38°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 38°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 23°F Wind: -
Humidity: 55% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.35" Gusts: -
Reported: 35 minutes 5 seconds ago
February 21, 2017 10:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 11 nautical miles E of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.34 in (1027.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (3.0°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.3°C)
February 21, 2017 10:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 13 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 4.9 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (58°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.34 in (1027.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (3.0°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.4°C)
February 21, 2017 10:54 am EST
Location: 42.355N 71.05W or 14 nautical miles SW of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.36 in (1028.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.4°C)
Water Temperature: 37°F (2.8°C)
Tuesday, February 21
6:31am / 5:23pm 2:53am / 12:45pm
Mostly Cloudy
43°
33°
Day: A mix of clouds and sun early followed by cloudy skies this afternoon. High 43F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Cloudy this evening with showers after midnight. Low 33F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Wednesday, February 22
6:30am / 5:24pm 3:42am / 1:36pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
54°
37°
Day: Cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 54F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 37F. Winds light and variable.
Thursday, February 23
6:28am / 5:25pm 4:28am / 2:32pm
Mostly Sunny
64°
44°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
Friday, February 24
6:27am / 5:27pm 5:10am / 3:32pm
Showers
54°
45°
Showers possible. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Saturday, February 25
6:25am / 5:28pm 5:49am / 4:37pm
Showers
62°
38°
Chance of showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 30s.
Sunday, February 26
6:23am / 5:29pm 6:26am / 5:43pm
Sunny
43°
28°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Monday, February 27
6:22am / 5:30pm 7:00am / 6:52pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
41°
26°
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 20s.
Tuesday, February 28
6:20am / 5:32pm 7:33am / 8:01pm
PM Showers
42°
36°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, March 1
6:19am / 5:33pm 8:07am / 9:11pm
Showers
51°
41°
Chance of showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Thursday, March 2
6:17am / 5:34pm 8:42am / 10:21pm
AM Showers
51°
33°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesdayThursday
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SSW
SSW
SW
WSW
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Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: HIGH PRES MOVES OVER THE WATERS TODAY AND OFF TO THE SOUTHEAST TONIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT APPROACHES ON WED THEN DISSIPATES. A MUCH STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE WEST ON 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.
This Afternoon
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
SSE wind 7 to 11 kt becoming SSW after midnight. A slight chance of rain after midnight. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday
SW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
SSW wind 6 to 9 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
SW wind 7 to 11 kt. A slight chance of showers after midnight. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers after 9am. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
ESE wind 6 to 9 kt becoming S after midnight. A chance of rain. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
S wind 8 to 13 kt. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft building to 3 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.