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Current Conditions
Overcast
68°F
Feels like: 68°F
Wind Chill: 68°F Ceiling: 700ft
Heat Index: 68°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 66°F Wind: 16mph
Humidity: 93% Direction: 160° (SSE)
Pressure: 29.99" Gusts: 24mph
Reported: 38 minutes 38 seconds ago
October 24, 2017 2:00 am EST
Location: 40.699N 73.087W or 7 nautical miles ENE of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: SSE (160°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Air Temperature: 66°F (19.1°C)
Dew Point: 66°F (19.1°C)
Water Temperature: 63°F (17.2°C)
October 24, 2017 1:50 am EST
Location: 40.251N 73.164W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: SSE (160°)
Wind Speed: 19 knots
Wind Gust: 25 knots
Significant Wave Height: 5 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Average Period: 4.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (150°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.04 in (-1.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.5°C)
Water Temperature: 64°F (18.0°C)
October 24, 2017 2:00 am EST
Location: 40.956N 73.58W or 25 nautical miles NW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: S (170°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 23 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 2 sec
Air Temperature: 69°F (20.7°C)
Dew Point: 66°F (18.7°C)
Tuesday, October 24
7:14am / 5:59pm 11:32am / 9:29pm
Thunderstorms/Wind
71°
62°
Day: Windy with showers and thunderstorms likely. A few storms may be severe. High 71F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 100%.
Night: Heavy thunderstorms and gusty winds during the evening will give way to steady rain overnight. Low 62F. SSW winds at 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%. 2 to 3 inches of rain expected. Locally heavy rainfall possible.
Wednesday, October 25
7:15am / 5:57pm 12:22pm / 10:15pm
AM Showers
67°
48°
Day: Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 67F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Night: Mostly cloudy skies. Low 48F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, October 26
7:16am / 5:56pm 1:08pm / 11:07pm
Partly Cloudy
62°
45°
Morning showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Friday, October 27
7:17am / 5:55pm 1:51pm / 12:01am
Sunny
64°
49°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
Saturday, October 28
7:19am / 5:53pm 2:29pm / 12:01am
Mostly Sunny
66°
56°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday, October 29
7:20am / 5:52pm 3:05pm / 12:59am
PM Rain/Wind
66°
59°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Monday, October 30
7:21am / 5:51pm 3:39pm / 1:59am
Partly Cloudy/Wind
60°
43°
Afternoon rain at times, windy. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday, October 31
7:22am / 5:50pm 4:11pm / 3:02am
Sunny
60°
46°
Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 40s.
Wednesday, November 1
7:23am / 5:49pm 4:44pm / 4:07am
Mostly Sunny
61°
48°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
Thursday, November 2
7:24am / 5:47pm 5:18pm / 5:15am
Mostly Sunny
63°
48°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesday
MPH 16 19 22 21 23 18 9 5 9 8 4
SSE
SSE
SSE
SSE
S
S
SSW
SSW
WSW
WSW
SSW
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 6 AM EDT TUESDAY...
Synopsis: ANZ300-241330- 1004 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... A slow moving cold front approaches from the west tonight, slowly crossing the waters late Tuesday into Wednesday. High pressure returns for the end of the week. $$
Overnight
SSE wind around 18 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday
S wind 19 to 23 kt, with gusts as high as 38 kt. Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
S wind 19 to 24 kt decreasing to 13 to 18 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
SW wind 7 to 9 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
SW wind 7 to 9 kt becoming WNW after midnight. A slight chance of showers before midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
WNW wind 9 to 11 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
W wind 5 to 7 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming S around 6 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
S wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Mostly clear. 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.