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Current Conditions
Overcast
45°F
Feels like: 45°F
Wind Chill: 45°F Ceiling: 1200ft
Heat Index: 45°F Visibility: 9mi
Dew Point: 43°F Wind: 3mph
Humidity: 93% Direction: 60° (ENE)
Pressure: 29.84" Gusts: -
Reported: 16 minutes 37 seconds ago
November 20, 2018 5:30 am EST
Location: 40.699N 73.087W or 7 nautical miles ENE of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: ENE (60°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 8 knots
Air Temperature: 45°F (7.0°C)
Dew Point: 43°F (6.1°C)
Water Temperature: 44°F (6.6°C)
November 20, 2018 5:50 am EST
Location: 40.251N 73.164W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 9 sec
Average Period: 5.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (151°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.84 in (1010.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.04 in (-1.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 54°F (12.4°C)
Water Temperature: 55°F (12.5°C)
November 20, 2018 4:50 am EST
Location: 40.956N 73.58W or 25 nautical miles NW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Air Temperature: 45°F (7.3°C)
Dew Point: 42°F (5.5°C)
Tuesday, November 20
6:45am / 4:31pm 3:24pm / 3:35am
Cloudy
48°
30°
Day: Generally cloudy. High 48F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: A clear sky. Low near 30F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday, November 21
6:46am / 4:30pm 3:56pm / 4:40am
Mostly Sunny
44°
20°
Day: Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 44F. Winds W at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: A few clouds. Near record low temperatures. Low around 20F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph.
Thursday, November 22
6:48am / 4:30pm 4:33pm / 5:47am
Sunny
27°
17°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the upper teens.
Friday, November 23
6:49am / 4:29pm 5:14pm / 6:56am
Sunny
33°
27°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Saturday, November 24
6:50am / 4:29pm 6:03pm / 8:06am
Mostly Cloudy
51°
46°
Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Sunday, November 25
6:51am / 4:28pm 6:59pm / 9:11am
Partly Cloudy
53°
43°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Monday, November 26
6:52am / 4:28pm 8:03pm / 10:12am
Showers
52°
42°
Chance of showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Tuesday, November 27
6:53am / 4:27pm 9:11pm / 11:05am
Partly Cloudy
48°
36°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, November 28
6:54am / 4:27pm 10:21pm / 11:51am
Partly Cloudy
43°
33°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, November 29
6:55am / 4:26pm 11:31pm / 12:30pm
Mostly Sunny
43°
34°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesday
MPH 3 8 11 9 9 8 6 13 18 17 18 16
NNE
NW
NW
NW
NW
WNW
W
WSW
W
WNW
NW
NW
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Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
Synopsis: ANZ300-202200- 415 AM EST Tue Nov 20 2018 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... Low pressure tracks just to the south of Long Island this morning, then lifts into the Gulf of Maine this afternoon, followed by high pressure building in from the west tonight. A strong cold front approaches from the northwest Wednesday morning, then crosses the area Wednesday afternoon and evening. Canadian high pressure builds in through Friday, then slides offshore into Saturday. A storm system approaches from the southwest late Saturday. $$
Today
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming WNW 8 to 13 kt in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 8am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
WNW wind 11 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
W wind 10 to 13 kt increasing to 13 to 16 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 27 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
W wind 18 to 20 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 kt. Scattered flurries before 10pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thanksgiving Day
NNW wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
N wind 11 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
N wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SW wind 7 to 9 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SE 8 to 13 kt in the morning. A chance of rain. 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.