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40°38'N 73°13'W

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Current Conditions
Overcast
35°F
Feels like: 30°F
Wind Chill: 30°F Ceiling: 200ft
Heat Index: 35°F Visibility: 0.25mi
Dew Point: 35°F Wind: 6mph
Humidity: 100% Direction: 280° (W)
Pressure: 29.91" Gusts: -
Reported: 32 minutes 19 seconds ago
February 21, 2019 7:50 am EST
Location: 40.251N 73.164W or 23 nautical miles S of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Significant Wave Height: 5 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 7 sec
Average Period: 5.0 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SE (129°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.93 in (1013.4 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.07 in (+2.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.5°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.3°C)
February 21, 2019 8:00 am EST
Location: 40.369N 73.703W or 27 nautical miles SW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.08 in (+2.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 36°F (2.1°C)
Dew Point: 35°F (1.7°C)
February 21, 2019 8:00 am EST
Location: 40.811N 73.765W or 27 nautical miles WNW of search location of 40.635N 73.22W.
Wind Direction: W (260°)
Wind Speed: 3 knots
Wind Gust: 4 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.96 in (1014.7 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+1.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 35°F (1.4°C)
Water Temperature: 33°F (0.6°C)
Thursday, February 21
6:39am / 5:34pm 8:13pm / 8:07am
Partly Cloudy
52°
31°
Day: Partly cloudy skies. High 52F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming cloudy after midnight. Low 31F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday, February 22
6:37am / 5:35pm 9:24pm / 8:40am
Mostly Cloudy
44°
29°
Day: More clouds than sun. High 44F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Cloudy. Low 29F. Winds light and variable.
Saturday, February 23
6:36am / 5:36pm 10:34pm / 9:12am
Cloudy
42°
36°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday, February 24
6:34am / 5:37pm 11:40pm / 9:45am
Rain
52°
34°
Mainly cloudy and rainy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 30s.
Monday, February 25
6:33am / 5:38pm 11:59pm / 10:19am
Partly Cloudy/Wind
44°
25°
Windy with a mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 20s.
Tuesday, February 26
6:31am / 5:40pm 12:45am / 10:56am
Mostly Sunny
36°
25°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Wednesday, February 27
6:30am / 5:41pm 1:45am / 11:37am
PM Rain/Snow Showers
37°
25°
Rain/snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Thursday, February 28
6:28am / 5:42pm 2:42am / 12:22pm
Mostly Sunny
38°
28°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Friday, March 1
6:27am / 5:43pm 3:33am / 1:11pm
Partly Cloudy
41°
28°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Saturday, March 2
6:25am / 5:44pm 4:19am / 2:04pm
AM Snow Showers
38°
21°
Morning snow showers. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
MPH 8 12 10 7 10 7 10 10 6 3 4 4
W
W
W
WNW
NW
NW
NNW
NNW
NW
NNW
N
NNE
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: ANZ300-220030- 649 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... Low pressure tracks east of the waters this morning, followed by a cold front crossing the waters this afternoon. High pressure then builds in Thursday night and remains over the waters through Saturday morning before giving way to another frontal system that will impact the waters Saturday night into Sunday. High pressure then begins to build back into the area on Monday. $$
Today
W wind 11 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
NW wind around 10 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
NW wind 7 to 11 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming E around 6 kt in the morning. A slight chance of rain after 5pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
ESE wind 5 to 8 kt increasing to 8 to 11 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Rain, mainly after 10pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
SSE wind 5 to 8 kt becoming WSW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Rain before noon, then a chance of showers after noon. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
W wind 16 to 19 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
W wind 22 to 26 kt, with gusts as high as 42 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 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.