Wellfleet Harbor Weather

41°56'N 70°3'W
Current Conditions
Clear
34°F
Feels like: 22°F
Wind Chill: 22°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 34°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 21°F Wind: 23mph
Humidity: 59% Direction: 270° (W)
Pressure: 29.87" Gusts: 32mph
Reported: 44 minutes 20 seconds ago
December 9, 2016 6:04 am EST
Location: 41.84N 70.329W or 11 nautical miles WSW of search location of 41.892463937449N 70.104446411133W.
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Average Period: 3.4 sec
Mean Wave Direction: W (274°)
Water Temperature: 46°F (8.0°C)
December 9, 2016 5:50 am EST
Location: 42.121N 69.701W or 23 nautical miles NE of search location of 41.892463937449N 70.104446411133W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 25 knots
Wind Gust: 31 knots
Significant Wave Height: 8 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.6 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.82 in (1009.7 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.5°C)
Dew Point: 27°F (-2.9°C)
Water Temperature: 50°F (10.1°C)
December 9, 2016 4:45 am EST
Location: 41.582N 70.525W or 26 nautical miles SW of search location of 41.892463937449N 70.104446411133W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Air Temperature: 34°F (0.9°C)
Dew Point: 20°F (-6.6°C)
Friday, December 9
6:56am / 4:08pm 1:24pm / 1:20am
Partly Cloudy
37°
26°
Day: Some sun this morning with increasing clouds this afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: Mostly cloudy skies. Low 26F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday, December 10
6:57am / 4:08pm 2:01pm / 2:31am
Mostly Cloudy
31°
27°
Day: Mostly cloudy skies. High 31F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 27F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday, December 11
6:58am / 4:08pm 2:42pm / 3:43am
Mostly Sunny
35°
32°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Monday, December 12
6:58am / 4:09pm 3:27pm / 4:57am
Rain
44°
38°
Cloudy with rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday, December 13
6:59am / 4:09pm 4:20pm / 6:08am
Partly Cloudy/Wind
41°
36°
Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, December 14
7:00am / 4:09pm 5:19pm / 7:16am
Rain
42°
30°
Mainly cloudy and rainy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, December 15
7:01am / 4:09pm 6:23pm / 8:16am
PM Snow Showers/Wind
31°
24°
Some afternoon snow showers, windy. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Friday, December 16
7:01am / 4:10pm 7:28pm / 9:09am
AM Snow Showers/Wind
31°
27°
Morning snow showers, windy. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Saturday, December 17
7:02am / 4:10pm 8:35pm / 9:53am
Mostly Cloudy
34°
32°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Sunday, December 18
7:02am / 4:10pm 9:39pm / 10:32am
Showers
42°
35°
Chance of showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturday
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WNW
NW
NW
WNW
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WNW
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Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: NW GUSTS TO NEAR GALE FORCE EXPECTED TODAY. HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND. LOW PRES MAY PASS JUST EAST OF THE WATERS ON 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.
Today
WNW wind 19 to 21 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 4 ft.
Tonight
NW wind 18 to 21 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 4 ft.
Saturday
WNW wind 15 to 17 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft.
Saturday Night
NW wind 10 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
WNW wind 6 to 8 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. A chance of snow, mainly after 3pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
SW wind 7 to 9 kt becoming SSE after midnight. Snow likely before 1am, then rain likely. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
ESE wind 9 to 13 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
E wind 12 to 16 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind 15 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 29 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 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.