Salem Weather

42°31'N 70°52'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
50°F
Feels like: 50°F
Wind Chill: 50°F Ceiling: 1300ft
Heat Index: 50°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 44°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 80% Direction: 50° (NE)
Pressure: 29.91" Gusts: -
Reported: 20 minutes 22 seconds ago
May 3, 2016 11:04 am EDT
Location: 42.522N 70.565W or 11 nautical miles E of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Air Temperature: 44°F (6.9°C)
Water Temperature: 47°F (8.1°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
May 3, 2016 10:50 am EDT
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 13 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Wind Direction: NE (50°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.90 in (1012.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 45°F (7.4°C)
Dew Point: 44°F (6.6°C)
Water Temperature: 47°F (8.4°C)
May 3, 2016 11:42 am EDT
Location: 42.355N 71.05W or 14 nautical miles SW of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.89 in (1012.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 47°F (8.2°C)
Water Temperature: 49°F (9.6°C)
Tuesday, May 3
5:35am / 7:46pm 3:47am / 4:01pm
Showers
50°
42°
Day: Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High around 50F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Night: Considerable cloudiness. Low 42F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday, May 4
5:34am / 7:47pm 4:22am / 5:15pm
Mostly Cloudy
51°
43°
Day: Mostly cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 51F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Light rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers late. Low 43F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Thursday, May 5
5:32am / 7:49pm 5:00am / 6:30pm
AM Showers
50°
46°
Morning showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Friday, May 6
5:31am / 7:50pm 5:41am / 7:45pm
Cloudy
54°
46°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Saturday, May 7
5:30am / 7:51pm 6:25am / 8:57pm
AM Showers
59°
48°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday, May 8
5:29am / 7:52pm 7:14am / 10:04pm
Showers
61°
45°
Showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
Monday, May 9
5:27am / 7:53pm 8:08am / 11:04pm
Partly Cloudy
62°
46°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
Tuesday, May 10
5:26am / 7:54pm 9:07am / 11:57pm
Sunny
69°
50°
Sunshine. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wednesday, May 11
5:25am / 7:55pm 10:08am / 12:01am
Mostly Sunny
68°
51°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Thursday, May 12
5:24am / 7:56pm 11:10am / 12:42am
Mostly Sunny
68°
50°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesdayThursday
MPH 3 7 3 2 3 9 12 13 10 10 10 15
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NNE
NE
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NE
NNE
NNE
NNE
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: WEAK WAVES OF LOW PRES WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE MID ATLANTIC STATES AND TRACK SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND THROUGH SAT. THE RESULT WILL BE PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND FOG WITH PERSISTENT EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS. LOW PRES FINALLY EXITS SEAWARD SOMETIME SAT FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT SUNDAY.

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
E wind around 6 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog between 9pm and 3am. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
ENE wind 5 to 8 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 9am. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
NNE wind around 8 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog between 9pm and 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday
NNE wind around 8 kt. A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 2pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night
NNE wind around 6 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday
ENE wind around 6 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday Night
NE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. 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.