Essex, MA Weather

42°38'N 70°47'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
57°F
Feels like: 57°F
Wind Chill: 57°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 57°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 50°F Wind: -
Humidity: 77% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.26" Gusts: -
Reported: 32 minutes 38 seconds ago
September 23, 2018 8:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 12 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: NNW (340°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.20 in (1022.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 58°F (14.6°C)
Water Temperature: 64°F (17.5°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
September 23, 2018 9:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: NNE (30°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.25 in (1024.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 56°F (13.2°C)
Dew Point: 51°F (10.6°C)
September 23, 2018 8:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 21 nautical miles S of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: NW (310°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Average Period: 5.5 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (102°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.24 in (1024.2 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 58°F (14.4°C)
Dew Point: 52°F (11.1°C)
Water Temperature: 65°F (18.4°C)
Sunday, September 23
6:31am / 6:38pm 6:21pm / 4:46am
Mostly Sunny
67°
52°
Day: Sunny to partly cloudy. High 67F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 52F. Winds SSW at less than 5 mph, becoming NNE and increasing to 10 to 20 mph.
Monday, September 24
6:32am / 6:36pm 6:49pm / 5:47am
Partly Cloudy
57°
51°
Day: Partly cloudy. High 57F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to cloudy skies overnight. Low 51F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday, September 25
6:33am / 6:35pm 7:17pm / 6:49am
Rain
64°
62°
Mainly cloudy and rainy. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, September 26
6:34am / 6:33pm 7:45pm / 7:52am
Mostly Cloudy
76°
60°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, September 27
6:35am / 6:31pm 8:14pm / 8:56am
Partly Cloudy
65°
56°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Friday, September 28
6:37am / 6:29pm 8:47pm / 10:02am
Cloudy
63°
55°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Saturday, September 29
6:38am / 6:27pm 9:25pm / 11:09am
Mostly Sunny
68°
51°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Sunday, September 30
6:39am / 6:26pm 10:09pm / 12:15pm
Mostly Sunny
66°
50°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Monday, October 1
6:40am / 6:24pm 11:00pm / 1:20pm
Showers
61°
52°
Showers possible. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Tuesday, October 2
6:41am / 6:22pm 11:59pm / 2:20pm
AM Showers
60°
52°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day SundayMondayTuesday
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Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
Synopsis: ANZ200-240315- 1007 AM EDT Sun Sep 23 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pres will build over the waters this afternoon. A backdoor cold front will move south across the waters late tonight as a strong high pres builds across Quebec through Mon before moving to Nova Scotia Tue. A warm front will lift north of the waters Wed and be followed by a cold front moving across the waters early Thu. 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
ENE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NNE 6 to 11 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
NE wind 16 to 19 kt decreasing to 13 to 16 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Monday Night
E wind around 11 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday
ESE wind 11 to 13 kt. Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday Night
S wind 11 to 13 kt. Showers, mainly before 3am. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday
S wind around 11 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
SSW wind 8 to 10 kt becoming W after midnight. A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 9pm, then Patchy fog between 3am and 4am, then Patchy fog after 5am. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday
NNW wind 6 to 8 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Patchy fog before 7am. Seas around 2 ft.

*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.