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Current Conditions
Broken Clouds
73°F
Feels like: 73°F
Wind Chill: 73°F Ceiling: 12000ft
Heat Index: 73°F Visibility: 7mi
Dew Point: 73°F Wind: 9mph
Humidity: 100% Direction: 260° (W)
Pressure: 29.75" Gusts: -
Reported: 6 minutes 15 seconds ago
August 23, 2017 4:00 am EST
Location: 40.699N 73.087W or 7 nautical miles ENE of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: WSW (250°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 21 knots
Air Temperature: 75°F (23.8°C)
Dew Point: 75°F (23.8°C)
Water Temperature: 79°F (25.9°C)
August 23, 2017 3:50 am EST
Location: 40.251N 73.164W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 6 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.5 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSW (209°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.75 in (1007.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.05 in (-1.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.3°C)
Dew Point: 72°F (22.1°C)
Water Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
August 23, 2017 3:50 am EST
Location: 40.369N 73.703W or 27 nautical miles SW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 5.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: S (191°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.74 in (1007.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.03 in (-0.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.2°C)
Dew Point: 72°F (22.0°C)
Water Temperature: 75°F (23.8°C)
Wednesday, August 23
6:10am / 7:38pm 8:04am / 8:56pm
Isolated Thunderstorms
85°
64°
Day: Isolated thunderstorms this morning. Skies will become partly cloudy this afternoon. High around 85F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Night: Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 64F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, August 24
6:11am / 7:37pm 9:09am / 9:28pm
Mostly Sunny
79°
62°
Day: Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 79F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Clear skies. Low 62F. Winds light and variable.
Friday, August 25
6:12am / 7:35pm 10:11am / 9:58pm
Sunny
79°
60°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Saturday, August 26
6:13am / 7:34pm 11:11am / 10:29pm
Sunny
78°
61°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, August 27
6:14am / 7:32pm 12:10pm / 11:01pm
Mostly Sunny
77°
63°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, August 28
6:15am / 7:31pm 1:07pm / 11:37pm
Mostly Sunny
74°
62°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, August 29
6:16am / 7:29pm 2:03pm / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
74°
62°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wednesday, August 30
6:17am / 7:28pm 2:56pm / 12:14am
Partly Cloudy
76°
63°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, August 31
6:18am / 7:26pm 3:47pm / 12:57am
Partly Cloudy
78°
64°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Friday, September 1
6:19am / 7:24pm 4:34pm / 1:44am
Mostly Sunny
79°
66°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursday
MPH 6 8 8 8 5 4 3 7 8 6 3 6
WSW
NW
WNW
NW
NNW
NNE
N
N
SW
SW
NW
N
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ300-232000- 348 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... A cold front exits to the east this morning, followed by Canadian high pressure building into the region through the weekend. $$
Today
W wind 6 to 11 kt becoming NW in the morning. A chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
NE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming N 5 to 9 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
N wind 7 to 9 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
NW wind 7 to 9 kt becoming N after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
NNE wind 5 to 9 kt becoming ENE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
S wind 5 to 7 kt becoming NE after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
NE wind around 7 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 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.