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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: 50 minutes 22 seconds ago
September 21, 2017 12:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 11 nautical miles E of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
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 12:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 13 nautical miles SE of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
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)
September 21, 2017 1:18 am EST
Location: 42.355N 71.05W or 14 nautical miles SW of search location of 42.516448295592N 70.814437866211W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.86 in (1011.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 72°F (22.2°C)
Wednesday, September 20
6:28am / 6:43pm 6:42am / 7:16pm
Cloudy/Wind
67°
64°
Day:
Night: Cloudy and windy. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 64F. Winds NNE at 20 to 30 mph.
Thursday, September 21
6:29am / 6:42pm 7:47am / 7:46pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
73°
57°
Day: Decreasing cloudiness and windy. High 73F. Winds NNE at 20 to 30 mph.
Night: Considerable cloudiness. Low 57F. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph.
Friday, September 22
6:31am / 6:40pm 8:49am / 8:16pm
Cloudy
64°
59°
Cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday, September 23
6:32am / 6:38pm 9:50am / 8:47pm
Cloudy
71°
59°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday, September 24
6:33am / 6:36pm 10:50am / 9:20pm
Partly Cloudy
79°
62°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, September 25
6:34am / 6:34pm 11:48am / 9:56pm
Sunny
79°
63°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, September 26
6:35am / 6:33pm 12:42pm / 10:36pm
PM Showers
76°
61°
Afternoon showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, September 27
6:36am / 6:31pm 1:35pm / 11:21pm
Showers
71°
60°
Chance of showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, September 28
6:37am / 6:29pm 2:23pm / 12:01am
Showers
71°
59°
Showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Friday, September 29
6:38am / 6:27pm 3:08pm / 12:10am
Partly Cloudy
71°
55°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFriday
MPH 21 18 21 19 17 17 20 19 19 17 16 14
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
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 17 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. Patchy fog before 5am. Seas around 5 ft.
Thursday
NNE wind around 19 kt, with gusts as high as 35 kt. Patchy fog before 7am. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Thursday Night
NNE wind 16 to 21 kt, with gusts as high as 37 kt. A slight chance of showers after 11pm. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
Friday
NNE wind 14 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Seas around 5 ft.
Friday Night
NNE wind 12 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. A slight chance of showers. Seas around 4 ft.
Saturday
NNE wind 9 to 11 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. A slight chance of showers before 9am. Seas around 3 ft.
Saturday Night
NE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 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.