Essex, MA Weather

42°38'N 70°47'W

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Current Conditions
Overcast
68°F
Feels like: 68°F
Wind Chill: 68°F Ceiling: 100ft
Heat Index: 68°F Visibility: 0.5mi
Dew Point: 68°F Wind: 5mph
Humidity: 100% Direction: 340° (NNW)
Pressure: 30" Gusts: -
Reported: 10 minutes 45 seconds ago
July 16, 2018 6:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 12 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: N (360°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.96 in (1014.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 65°F (18.1°C)
Water Temperature: 64°F (17.5°C)
July 16, 2018 7:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: NNE (20°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.00 in (1015.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 65°F (18.1°C)
Dew Point: 65°F (18.1°C)
July 16, 2018 5:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 21 nautical miles S of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: NW (320°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 6.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SE (134°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.98 in (1015.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.04 in (+1.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 66°F (18.8°C)
Dew Point: 66°F (18.8°C)
Water Temperature: 67°F (19.5°C)
Monday, July 16
5:19am / 8:18pm 9:28am / 10:59pm
AM Clouds/PM Sun
81°
71°
Day: Cloudy early with peeks of sunshine expected late. High 81F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 71F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday, July 17
5:20am / 8:17pm 10:39am / 11:31pm
Scattered Thunderstorms
85°
65°
Day: Mixed clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms. High near 85F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Low around 65F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Wednesday, July 18
5:21am / 8:17pm 11:48am / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
80°
60°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, July 19
5:22am / 8:16pm 12:54pm / 12:01am
Sunny
78°
61°
Sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, July 20
5:23am / 8:15pm 1:59pm / 12:30am
Sunny
81°
62°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, July 21
5:24am / 8:14pm 3:01pm / 1:00am
Mostly Sunny
77°
64°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, July 22
5:25am / 8:13pm 4:01pm / 1:32am
AM Showers
78°
67°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Monday, July 23
5:26am / 8:12pm 4:59pm / 2:07am
Scattered Thunderstorms
79°
67°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday, July 24
5:27am / 8:12pm 5:54pm / 2:46am
Scattered Thunderstorms
81°
68°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, July 25
5:28am / 8:11pm 6:44pm / 3:30am
Scattered Thunderstorms
81°
66°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day MondayTuesdayWednesday
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ200-170000- 716 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pres will remain south of the waters today. A cold front will approach from the west Tue, moving across the waters Tue night into Wed. High pres will follow for Thu and Fri. 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 SE 5 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Isolated showers after 5pm. Areas of fog before 1pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight
S wind around 9 kt. Areas of fog after 5am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday
SSW wind 9 to 11 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
SSW wind 6 to 11 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
NNW wind around 6 kt becoming N in the afternoon. A chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NNW around 6 kt in the evening. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night
S wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSE around 6 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. 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.