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Current Conditions
Clear
28°F
Feels like: 21°F
Wind Chill: 21°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 28°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 23°F Wind: 7mph
Humidity: 80% Direction: 200° (SSW)
Pressure: 30" Gusts: -
Reported: 13 minutes 39 seconds ago
January 16, 2019 7:50 am EST
Location: 42.346N 70.651W or 10 nautical miles N of search location of 42.186811466174N 70.687408447266W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Average Period: 5.8 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ENE (70°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 32°F (-0.2°C)
Dew Point: 25°F (-4.1°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.8°C)
January 16, 2019 8:12 am EST
Location: 42.355N 71.05W or 19 nautical miles WNW of search location of 42.186811466174N 70.687408447266W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.98 in (1015.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 28°F (-2.5°C)
January 16, 2019 7:04 am EST
Location: 42.523N 70.566W or 21 nautical miles NNE of search location of 42.186811466174N 70.687408447266W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 5 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 33°F (0.8°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.4°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
Wednesday, January 16
7:08am / 4:37pm 12:43pm / 2:03am
Sunny
41°
18°
Day: Abundant sunshine. High 41F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Clear skies. Low 18F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday, January 17
7:08am / 4:38pm 1:22pm / 3:11am
Mostly Sunny
26°
21°
Day: Sunshine and some clouds. High 26F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Cloudy with snow showers developing after midnight. Low 21F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 40%.
Friday, January 18
7:07am / 4:39pm 2:10pm / 4:21am
AM Rain/Snow Showers
41°
26°
Showers of rain and snow early. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 20s.
Saturday, January 19
7:06am / 4:40pm 3:07pm / 5:28am
Mostly Cloudy
28°
25°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the mid 20s.
Sunday, January 20
7:06am / 4:42pm 4:14pm / 6:31am
Rain/Wind
44°
Watching a potential winter storm. Rain and wind. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper single digits.
Monday, January 21
7:05am / 4:43pm 5:26pm / 7:27am
Mostly Cloudy/Wind
13°
More clouds than sun, windy. Highs in the low teens and lows in the upper single digits.
Tuesday, January 22
7:05am / 4:44pm 6:43pm / 8:15am
Mostly Sunny
26°
22°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s and lows in the low 20s.
Wednesday, January 23
7:04am / 4:45pm 7:59pm / 8:55am
Mostly Cloudy
39°
32°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, January 24
7:03am / 4:47pm 9:13pm / 9:30am
Mostly Cloudy
41°
33°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Friday, January 25
7:02am / 4:48pm 10:24pm / 10:02am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
39°
29°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Wind Forecast
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Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: ANZ200-170100- 716 AM EST Wed Jan 16 2019 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pres over Southern New England will build south of the region today. A cold front will sweep across the waters tonight behind which winds will turn NW and gusty. High pres builds over New England on Thu. A wave of low pres lifts NE over southern New England on Fri bringing snow changing to rain, then is followed by dry high pres Fri night and Sat. A more potent low pres area will impact the waters Sat night and Sun. 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
SW wind around 13 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 kt. Sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight
W wind 13 to 17 kt becoming NW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. Clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday
NW wind 6 to 11 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSE 5 to 7 kt after midnight. A chance of snow, mainly after 2am. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
SSE wind 6 to 8 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Rain and snow likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 4pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday Night
WNW wind 9 to 12 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
NNW wind 8 to 11 kt becoming NNE in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday Night
ENE wind 8 to 13 kt becoming ESE after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 kt. Rain and snow. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday
ESE wind around 14 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. Rain. Seas around 4 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.