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40°38'N 73°13'W

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Current Conditions
Few Clouds
80°F
Feels like: 80°F
Wind Chill: 80°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 80°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 51°F Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 36% Direction: 160° (SSE)
Pressure: 30.15" Gusts: -
Reported: 33 minutes 2 seconds ago
July 20, 2018 2:30 pm EST
Location: 40.699N 73.087W or 7 nautical miles ENE of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: SE (140°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.3°C)
Dew Point: 62°F (16.8°C)
Water Temperature: 80°F (26.9°C)
July 20, 2018 2:50 pm EST
Location: 40.251N 73.164W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: SE (130°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Average Period: 5.9 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SE (143°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.15 in (1021.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.04 in (-1.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.3°C)
Water Temperature: 75°F (24.1°C)
July 20, 2018 2:45 pm EST
Location: 40.956N 73.58W or 25 nautical miles NW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: SSE (150°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Air Temperature: 78°F (25.8°C)
Dew Point: 58°F (14.7°C)
Friday, July 20
5:38am / 8:19pm 2:06pm / 12:41am
Mostly Clear
79°
64°
Day:
Night: A few passing clouds. Low 64F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday, July 21
5:39am / 8:18pm 3:07pm / 1:12am
Partly Cloudy
76°
68°
Day: Intervals of clouds and sunshine in the morning with more clouds for later in the day. High 76F. Winds E at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Rain likely. Low 68F. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near an inch. Locally heavier rainfall possible.
Sunday, July 22
5:40am / 8:17pm 4:06pm / 1:45am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
79°
73°
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 70s.
Monday, July 23
5:41am / 8:16pm 5:03pm / 2:21am
AM Thunderstorms
80°
72°
Morning thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Tuesday, July 24
5:42am / 8:15pm 5:58pm / 3:01am
Mostly Sunny
81°
72°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Wednesday, July 25
5:43am / 8:14pm 6:48pm / 3:45am
Scattered Thunderstorms
81°
71°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Thursday, July 26
5:44am / 8:14pm 7:34pm / 4:33am
Scattered Thunderstorms
82°
70°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Friday, July 27
5:44am / 8:13pm 8:14pm / 5:25am
AM Thunderstorms
84°
70°
Morning showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Saturday, July 28
5:45am / 8:12pm 8:51pm / 6:20am
Partly Cloudy
84°
70°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Sunday, July 29
5:46am / 8:11pm 9:25pm / 7:17am
Scattered Thunderstorms
82°
70°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Wind Forecast
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Marine Forecast
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
Synopsis: ANZ300-210615- 152 PM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... High pressure retreats to the northeast through Saturday, while a coastal low works up the eastern seaboard. Low pressure will move up the coast and affect the region over the weekend. A frontal boundary will then remain in the vicinity through mid week. $$
Tonight
S wind 7 to 9 kt becoming SE after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
E wind 11 to 16 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
E wind 16 to 21 kt, with gusts as high as 29 kt. A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
S wind 16 to 19 kt decreasing to 12 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 27 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
S wind around 11 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
S wind 12 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Showers likely, mainly before noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
S wind around 12 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
S wind 11 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
S wind around 12 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.

*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.