Essex, MA Weather

42°38'N 70°47'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
59°F
Feels like: 59°F
Wind Chill: 59°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 59°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 56°F Wind: -
Humidity: 90% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.14" Gusts: -
Reported: 36 minutes ago
July 20, 2018 4:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 12 nautical miles SSE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.09 in (1019.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 66°F (19.1°C)
Water Temperature: 66°F (19.0°C)
July 20, 2018 5:00 am EST
Location: 42.967N 70.623W or 17 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.14 in (1020.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 63°F (17.2°C)
Dew Point: 57°F (13.8°C)
July 20, 2018 4:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 21 nautical miles S of search location of 42.687684766266N 70.707321166992W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 5.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (75°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.13 in (1020.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.02 in (+0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 66°F (18.7°C)
Dew Point: 63°F (17.2°C)
Water Temperature: 67°F (19.6°C)
Friday, July 20
5:23am / 8:15pm 1:59pm / 12:30am
Sunny
80°
58°
Day: Sunny. High near 80F. WNW winds shifting to SE at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: A clear sky. Low 58F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday, July 21
5:24am / 8:14pm 3:01pm / 1:00am
Partly Cloudy
73°
63°
Day: Partly cloudy. High 73F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Cloudy with rain developing after midnight. Low 63F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Sunday, July 22
5:25am / 8:13pm 4:01pm / 1:32am
AM Rain
78°
70°
Periods of rain early. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 70s.
Monday, July 23
5:26am / 8:12pm 4:59pm / 2:07am
Thunderstorms
80°
70°
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Tuesday, July 24
5:27am / 8:12pm 5:54pm / 2:46am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
83°
70°
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Wednesday, July 25
5:28am / 8:11pm 6:44pm / 3:30am
Partly Cloudy
83°
70°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Thursday, July 26
5:29am / 8:10pm 7:30pm / 4:17am
Scattered Thunderstorms
80°
68°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Friday, July 27
5:30am / 8:09pm 8:10pm / 5:10am
Scattered Thunderstorms
81°
66°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, July 28
5:31am / 8:08pm 8:46pm / 6:05am
Partly Cloudy
81°
66°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, July 29
5:32am / 8:06pm 9:18pm / 7:03am
PM Showers
79°
66°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturday
MPH 3 4 9 7 3 1 2 8 10 8 6 7
WSW
E
SE
SE
SSE
SSE
NNE
E
E
E
E
E
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ200-202015- 334 AM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pressure shifting east over the weekend with a return of southerly flow into early next week, remaining breezy, ushering N warm, muggy air along with the likelihood of heavy rain and or thunderstorms, especially Saturday night into Sunday. Wet weather chances continue throughout the week along with sultry conditions. 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 10 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
SSE wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ENE 5 to 7 kt in the morning. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
E wind 6 to 8 kt. A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
E wind around 10 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog before noon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sunday Night
S wind 7 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
S wind around 9 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
S wind around 9 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday
S wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 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.