Salem Weather

42°31'N 70°52'W
Current Conditions
Few Clouds
65°F
Feels like: 65°F
Wind Chill: 65°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 65°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 55°F Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 70% Direction: 300° (WNW)
Pressure: 29.73" Gusts: 18mph
Reported: 50 minutes 4 seconds ago
July 29, 2014 7:04 am EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.566W or 11 nautical miles E of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Air Temperature: 62°F (16.9°C)
Water Temperature: 58°F (14.6°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
July 29, 2014 7:50 am EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 13 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 3.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (102°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.75 in (1007.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.09 in (+3.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 64°F (17.6°C)
Dew Point: 63°F (17.1°C)
Water Temperature: 64°F (17.5°C)
July 29, 2014 8:00 am EDT
Location: 42.355N 71.05W or 14 nautical miles SW of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Air Temperature: 69°F (20.7°C)
Water Temperature: 61°F (16.3°C)
Tuesday, July 29
5:33am / 8:07pm 8:11am / 9:13pm
Mostly Sunny
78°
59°
Day: Sunny to partly cloudy. High 78F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Mainly clear skies. Low 59F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday, July 30
5:34am / 8:06pm 9:08am / 9:40pm
Sunny
75°
59°
Day: Mainly sunny. High around 75F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight. Low 59F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, July 31
5:35am / 8:05pm 10:06am / 10:08pm
Partly Cloudy
78°
61°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, August 1
5:36am / 8:04pm 11:05am / 10:37pm
Mostly Sunny
78°
62°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, August 2
5:37am / 8:02pm 12:04pm / 11:09pm
Scattered Thunderstorms
75°
61°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, August 3
5:38am / 8:01pm 1:06pm / 11:44pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
76°
63°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, August 4
5:39am / 8:00pm 2:08pm / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
80°
65°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday, August 5
5:40am / 7:59pm 3:11pm / 12:25am
Partly Cloudy
79°
62°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, August 6
5:41am / 7:58pm 4:12pm / 1:12am
Mostly Sunny
77°
63°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, August 7
5:42am / 7:56pm 5:10pm / 2:08am
Scattered Thunderstorms
77°
63°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesdayThursday
MPH 8 8 7 4 3 2 3 7 8 5 4 4
WNW
W
ESE
S
NW
NNW
NE
ESE
ESE
SE
SSW
SW
Radar
Marine Forecast
  • SynopsisA COLD FRONT WILL STALL JUST EAST OF THE WATERS TODAY. A WEAK LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN MOVE ALONG THE FRONT...LIKELY PASSING JUST EAST OF THE BENCHMARK ON WED. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES THU INTO FRI. ANOTHER WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE MAY TRACK ACROSS THE WATERS SOMETIME THIS WEEKEND.

    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 less than 5 kt becoming S 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Tonight SE wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Wednesday Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ESE 5 to 7 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Wednesday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Thursday Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming S 5 to 9 kt in the morning. A chance of showers, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Thursday Night SSW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A slight chance of showers before 7pm. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Friday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Friday Night S wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. Patchy fog after 3am. Seas around 1 ft.
  • Saturday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas around 1 ft.