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40°38'N 73°13'W

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Current Conditions
Broken Clouds
70°F
Feels like: 70°F
Wind Chill: 70°F Ceiling: 2200ft
Heat Index: 70°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 66°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 87% Direction: 100° (E)
Pressure: 29.99" Gusts: -
Reported: 7 minutes 42 seconds ago
September 19, 2018 6:30 pm EST
Location: 40.699N 73.087W or 7 nautical miles ENE of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: E (100°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Air Temperature: 70°F (21.0°C)
Dew Point: 70°F (21.0°C)
Water Temperature: 75°F (23.8°C)
September 19, 2018 5:50 pm EST
Location: 40.251N 73.164W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: E (80°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.06 in (+2.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 69°F (20.7°C)
Water Temperature: 72°F (22.1°C)
September 19, 2018 5:45 pm EST
Location: 40.956N 73.58W or 25 nautical miles NW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: E (80°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Significant Wave Height: 1 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.6°C)
Wednesday, September 19
6:37am / 6:55pm 4:12pm / 1:13am
Mostly Cloudy
81°
59°
Day:
Night: Mainly cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 59F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, September 20
6:38am / 6:53pm 4:51pm / 2:06am
Partly Cloudy
73°
62°
Day: Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 73F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Clear skies with a few passing clouds. Low 62F. Winds light and variable.
Friday, September 21
6:39am / 6:51pm 5:27pm / 3:02am
Partly Cloudy
74°
68°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Saturday, September 22
6:40am / 6:49pm 5:59pm / 3:59am
Partly Cloudy
74°
61°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunday, September 23
6:41am / 6:48pm 6:29pm / 4:58am
Showers
69°
59°
Showers possible. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Monday, September 24
6:42am / 6:46pm 6:58pm / 5:58am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
67°
62°
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Tuesday, September 25
6:43am / 6:44pm 7:26pm / 6:59am
Showers
74°
67°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, September 26
6:44am / 6:43pm 7:55pm / 8:01am
Scattered Thunderstorms
77°
65°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, September 27
6:45am / 6:41pm 8:26pm / 9:04am
Scattered Thunderstorms
73°
61°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Friday, September 28
6:46am / 6:39pm 9:00pm / 10:09am
AM Showers
71°
59°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursdayFriday
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ300-200930- 713 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... High pressure builds down from the Canadian Maritime Provinces through Thursday. A warm front passes to the northwest Thursday night, followed by a cold front crossing the Tri-State late Friday night and Saturday morning. The front settles to the south through the weekend as high pressure builds to the north. $$
Tonight
NE wind 11 to 13 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
NE wind 6 to 11 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
SE wind around 8 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
S wind 8 to 13 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SW wind around 17 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
WNW wind 9 to 11 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
ENE wind 7 to 9 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
ENE wind around 8 kt. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
ENE wind 6 to 8 kt. Mostly cloudy. 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.