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Current Conditions
Overcast
39°F
Feels like: 39°F
Wind Chill: 39°F Ceiling: 400ft
Heat Index: 39°F Visibility: 2mi
Dew Point: 38°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 96% Direction: 50° (NE)
Pressure: 30.23" Gusts: -
Reported: 13 minutes 6 seconds ago
January 17, 2018 8:50 am EST
Location: 40.251N 73.164W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: ESE (110°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Significant Wave Height: 6 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 5.8 sec
Mean Wave Direction: E (93°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.21 in (1022.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 43°F (6.0°C)
Water Temperature: 41°F (5.2°C)
January 17, 2018 8:50 am EST
Location: 40.369N 73.703W or 27 nautical miles SW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: NW (310°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 5 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 10 sec
Average Period: 5.7 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (102°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.23 in (1023.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (2.8°C)
Dew Point: 37°F (2.5°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.3°C)
January 17, 2018 9:18 am EST
Location: 40.811N 73.765W or 27 nautical miles WNW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: NE (40°)
Wind Speed: 7 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.28 in (1025.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 32°F (0.1°C)
Water Temperature: 32°F (0.0°C)
Wednesday, January 17
7:13am / 4:52pm 7:28am / 5:35pm
Rain to Snow
39°
19°
Day: Rain early...remaining cloudy with snow showers for the afternoon. High 39F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precip 90%.
Night: Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 19F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, January 18
7:13am / 4:53pm 8:07am / 6:32pm
Sunny
33°
23°
Day: A mainly sunny sky. High 33F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: A mostly clear sky. Low 23F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday, January 19
7:12am / 4:54pm 8:43am / 7:29pm
Mostly Sunny
39°
31°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Saturday, January 20
7:12am / 4:56pm 9:15am / 8:29pm
Mostly Sunny
49°
32°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Sunday, January 21
7:11am / 4:57pm 9:45am / 9:29pm
Partly Cloudy
45°
35°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Monday, January 22
7:10am / 4:58pm 10:15am / 10:32pm
Cloudy
45°
40°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Tuesday, January 23
7:10am / 4:59pm 10:45am / 11:35pm
Rain
46°
31°
Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Wednesday, January 24
7:09am / 5:00pm 11:17am / 12:01am
Mostly Sunny
41°
30°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, January 25
7:08am / 5:01pm 11:51am / 12:40am
Mostly Sunny
40°
29°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Friday, January 26
7:08am / 5:03pm 12:31pm / 1:48am
Mostly Sunny
39°
29°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursdayFriday
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NW
WNW
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ300-180030- 805 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... Low pressure will move north across Nantucket into the Gulf of Maine today. High pressure will then build in from the southwest through Thursday, then to the south through Friday, and into the western Atlantic this weekend. $$
Today
N wind 7 to 11 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Rain and snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of snow between 1pm and 4pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
NW wind 9 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
W wind 8 to 11 kt increasing to 11 to 14 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday Night
NW wind around 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
W wind 9 to 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
WSW wind 9 to 14 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
WSW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
WSW wind 12 to 14 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
W wind 7 to 10 kt. Mostly 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.