Gilkey Harbor, Islesboro Weather

44°17'N 68°57'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
21°F
Feels like: 14°F
Wind Chill: 14°F Ceiling: 6500ft
Heat Index: 21°F Visibility: 3mi
Dew Point: 19°F Wind: 6mph
Humidity: 93% Direction: 280° (W)
Pressure: 29.54" Gusts: -
Reported: 2 minutes 16 seconds ago
February 11, 2016 12:04 am EST
Location: 44.056N 68.997W or 14 nautical miles S of search location of 44.281111N 68.942778W.
Wind Direction: WSW (240°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 6 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.51 in (999.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 33°F (0.7°C)
Water Temperature: 38°F (3.5°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
February 11, 2016 1:00 am EST
Location: 43.784N 68.855W or 30 nautical miles S of search location of 44.281111N 68.942778W.
Wind Direction: W (270°)
Wind Speed: 21 knots
Wind Gust: 22 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.53 in (999.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.01 in (-0.5 mb)
February 11, 2016 12:42 am EST
Location: 44.392N 68.204W or 32 nautical miles ENE of search location of 44.281111N 68.942778W.
Wind Direction: NNW (340°)
Wind Speed: 2 knots
Wind Gust: 2 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.50 in (999.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 31°F (-0.6°C)
Water Temperature: 36°F (2.4°C)
Wednesday, February 10
6:44am / 4:57pm 7:46am / 7:43pm
Cloudy
32°
19°
Day:
Night: Cloudy. A few flurries or snow showers possible. Low 19F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, February 11
6:42am / 4:58pm 8:22am / 8:56pm
Cloudy
29°
Day: Cloudy. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High 29F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Night: Some clouds early will give way to generally clear conditions overnight. Low near 0F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday, February 12
6:41am / 5:00pm 8:56am / 10:09pm
Mostly Sunny
17°
10°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper teens and lows in the low teens.
Saturday, February 13
6:39am / 5:01pm 9:32am / 11:20pm
Snow
19°
-3°
Snow. Highs in the upper teens and lows -5 to -1F.
Sunday, February 14
6:38am / 5:02pm 10:10am / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
-7°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper single digits and lows -9 to -5F.
Monday, February 15
6:37am / 5:04pm 10:52am / 12:29am
Mostly Sunny
22°
18°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 20s and lows in the upper teens.
Tuesday, February 16
6:35am / 5:05pm 11:37am / 1:34am
Rain/Snow
42°
35°
Rain and snow. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday, February 17
6:34am / 5:07pm 12:28pm / 2:35am
Showers
41°
21°
Showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 20s.
Thursday, February 18
6:32am / 5:08pm 1:23pm / 3:29am
Mostly Cloudy
35°
17°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper teens.
Friday, February 19
6:30am / 5:09pm 2:21pm / 4:18am
Mostly Sunny
35°
22°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFriday
MPH 3 7 7 8 10 11 10 9 9 7 2 2
WNW
NW
NNW
NW
NW
NW
WNW
WNW
WNW
W
S
ESE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
Synopsis: A BROAD UPPER TROUGH WILL SLOWLY CROSS THE WATERS THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE WATERS LATE THURSDAY...WITH GUSTY NW WINDS. HIGH PRESSURE BRIEFLY CROSSES THE WATERS FRIDAY...BEFORE A STRONG ARCTIC FRONT DRIVES THROUGH THE REGION SATURDAY. MUCH COLDER AIR...GUSTY NW WINDS...FREEZING SPRAY AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE TO ARCTIC SEA SMOKE ARE LIKELY.
Overnight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of snow showers before 4am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of snow showers between 2pm and 5pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
NW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
WNW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of snow showers after 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
NNW wind 5 to 10 kt increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Snow showers likely. Seas 1 ft or less building to 3 ft.
Saturday Night
NNW wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. A chance of snow showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Sunday
NW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sunday Night
WNW wind 12 to 15 kt decreasing to 10 to 13 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Partly cloudy. 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.