Essex, MA Weather

42°38'N 70°47'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
41°F
Feels like: 41°F
Wind Chill: 41°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 41°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 28°F Wind: -
Humidity: 60% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.39" Gusts: -
Reported: 48 minutes 16 seconds ago
November 12, 2018 4:04 pm EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 12 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: S (170°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.37 in (1028.3 mb)
Air Temperature: 46°F (7.8°C)
Water Temperature: 49°F (9.4°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
November 12, 2018 5:00 pm EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 15 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.39 in (1029.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+1.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 45°F (7.4°C)
Dew Point: 30°F (-1.2°C)
November 12, 2018 4:50 pm EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 21 nautical miles S of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: S (190°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Average Period: 2.7 sec
Mean Wave Direction: S (174°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.38 in (1028.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 47°F (8.5°C)
Dew Point: 30°F (-1.1°C)
Water Temperature: 53°F (11.4°C)
Monday, November 12
6:31am / 4:23pm 10:59am / 8:30pm
Rain
49°
39°
Day:
Night: A few showers early becoming a steady rain overnight. Low 39F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Tuesday, November 13
6:32am / 4:22pm 11:42am / 9:24pm
Rain
50°
27°
Day: Rain likely. High near 50F. SE winds shifting to NW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near an inch. Locally heavier rainfall possible.
Night: A few clouds. Colder. Low 27F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday, November 14
6:34am / 4:21pm 12:21pm / 10:21pm
Sunny/Wind
35°
20°
Windy with sunshine. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Thursday, November 15
6:35am / 4:20pm 12:54pm / 11:19pm
Mostly Cloudy
34°
31°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Friday, November 16
6:36am / 4:19pm 1:24pm / 12:01am
Rain
44°
32°
Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Saturday, November 17
6:37am / 4:19pm 1:52pm / 12:19am
Mostly Sunny
45°
32°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Sunday, November 18
6:39am / 4:18pm 2:19pm / 1:20am
Mostly Sunny
37°
24°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Monday, November 19
6:40am / 4:17pm 2:46pm / 2:22am
Mostly Sunny
38°
27°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Tuesday, November 20
6:41am / 4:16pm 3:13pm / 3:26am
Partly Cloudy
40°
27°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Wednesday, November 21
6:42am / 4:15pm 3:44pm / 4:32am
AM Snow Showers
36°
27°
Snow showers early. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Wind Forecast
Day MondayTuesdayWednesday
MPH 3 5 4 10 13 10 14 14 15 16 20 21
SSW
S
SSE
SE
SE
WNW
WNW
WNW
WNW
WNW
WNW
WNW
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Marine Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
Synopsis: ANZ200-130915- 320 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Low pressure will sweep over SE New England on Tuesday with gale force winds as well as moderate to heavy rain. A brief reprieve Wednesday into Thursday before another storm system follows late Thursday night into Friday. High pressure returns for the weekend. 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. $$
Tonight
SSW wind 6 to 11 kt becoming SSE after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Rain, mainly after 1am. Areas of fog after 4am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Tuesday
SE wind 13 to 16 kt becoming E 9 to 12 kt. Winds could gust as high as 27 kt. Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of rain between 2pm and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Areas of fog before 2pm. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday Night
WNW wind 16 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 33 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday
WNW wind 20 to 23 kt increasing to 25 to 28 kt in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
NW wind 9 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. Clear. Seas 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft.
Thursday
NW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
SSE wind 6 to 9 kt becoming E 10 to 13 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. A chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 10pm, then rain and snow likely between 10pm and 4am, then rain likely after 4am. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft.
Friday
E wind 15 to 19 kt becoming NNW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 kt. Rain likely. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Friday Night
W wind around 12 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 4 to 5 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.