Sturgeon Island, Merrymeeting Bay Weather

43°59'N 69°50'W
Current Conditions
Clear
37°F
Feels like: 33°F
Wind Chill: 33°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 37°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 10°F Wind: 5mph
Humidity: 33% Direction: -
Pressure: 30.46" Gusts: -
Reported: 38 minutes 23 seconds ago
April 16, 2014 5:04 pm EDT
Location: 43.715N 69.358W or 26 nautical miles SE of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Wind Direction: NW (320°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 21 knots
Significant Wave Height: 8 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.38 in (1028.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 37°F (3.0°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.2°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
April 16, 2014 6:00 pm EDT
Location: 43.656N 70.246W or 26 nautical miles SW of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.44 in (1030.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.11 in (+3.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.3°C)
Water Temperature: 41°F (5.2°C)
April 16, 2014 5:50 pm EDT
Location: 43.531N 70.144W or 30 nautical miles SSW of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Wind Direction: N (350°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Wind Gust: 16 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Average Period: 6.3 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SE (128°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.44 in (1030.7 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.11 in (+3.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.4°C)
Dew Point: 17°F (-8.4°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.5°C)

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 6:02PM EDT until April 18 at 11:45PM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Penobscot ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 6:00PM EDT until April 17 at 3:17AM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Piscataquis ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 5:56PM EDT until April 17 at 10:00AM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Piscataquis ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 5:52PM EDT until further notice by NWS... AREAS: Penobscot ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 5:45PM EDT until April 17 at 5:12AM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Aroostook ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 5:39PM EDT until April 18 at 7:08PM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Penobscot ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 4:00PM EDT until April 16 at 11:45PM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Penobscot; Washington ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 3:35PM EDT until April 17 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Oxford ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 3:35PM EDT until further notice by NWS... AREAS: Kennebec; Somerset; Waldo ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 3:35PM EDT until April 18 at 1:24AM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Kennebec ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 3:35PM EDT until April 18 at 5:00AM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Androscoggin ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 3:35PM EDT until April 18 at 6:16AM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Somerset ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 3:35PM EDT until April 18 at 6:30PM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Kennebec ... ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOW ...... more info

Flood Watch issued April 16 at 3:07PM EDT until April 17 at 3:00PM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Central Penobscot; Central Piscataquis; ... ...ICE JAM FLOOD THREAT CONTINUES FOR NORTHER ...... more info

Flood Warning issued April 16 at 2:55PM EDT until April 16 at 11:00PM EDT by NWS... AREAS: Aroostook ... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU MAINE ...... more info

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ... PENOBSCOT RIVER AT EDDINGTON THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE PENOBSCOT RIVER AT EDDINGTON * FROM LATE TONIGHT TO FRIDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED....
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ... PISCATAQUIS RIVER ABOVE DOVER-FOXCROFT THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE PISCATAQUIS RIVER ABOVE DOVER-FOXCROFT * UNTIL LATE TONIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED. * AT 17:30 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.8 FEET...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MAINE... PISCATAQUIS RIVER AT MEDFORD THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE PISCATAQUIS RIVER AT MEDFORD * FROM LATE TONIGHT TO THURSDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED....
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ... MATTAWAMKEAG RIVER AT MATTAWAMKEAG THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MATTAWAMKEAG RIVER AT MATTAWAMKEAG * UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED. * AT 17:30 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.8 FEET...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ... AROOSTOOK RIVER BELOW MASARDIS ...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE TONIGHT...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE AROOSTOOK RIVER BELOW MASARDIS * UNTIL LATE TONIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED....
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MAINE... PENOBSCOT RIVER AT WEST ENFIELD THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE PENOBSCOT RIVER AT WEST ENFIELD * UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED. * AT 17:15 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.7 FEET...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1145 PM EDT FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON...NORTHERN PENOBSCOT AND PISCATAQUIS COUNTIES... **A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED. STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE... VERMONT...MAINE CONNECTICUT RIVER NEAR DALTON AFFECTING COOS AND ESSEX COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WELLS RIVER AFFECTING GRAFTON...CALEDONIA AND ORANGE COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WEST LEBANON AFFECTING GRAFTON...SULLIVAN AND WINDSOR...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE... VERMONT...MAINE CONNECTICUT RIVER NEAR DALTON AFFECTING COOS AND ESSEX COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WELLS RIVER AFFECTING GRAFTON...CALEDONIA AND ORANGE COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WEST LEBANON AFFECTING GRAFTON...SULLIVAN AND WINDSOR...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE... VERMONT...MAINE CONNECTICUT RIVER NEAR DALTON AFFECTING COOS AND ESSEX COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WELLS RIVER AFFECTING GRAFTON...CALEDONIA AND ORANGE COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WEST LEBANON AFFECTING GRAFTON...SULLIVAN AND WINDSOR...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE... VERMONT...MAINE CONNECTICUT RIVER NEAR DALTON AFFECTING COOS AND ESSEX COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WELLS RIVER AFFECTING GRAFTON...CALEDONIA AND ORANGE COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WEST LEBANON AFFECTING GRAFTON...SULLIVAN AND WINDSOR...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE... VERMONT...MAINE CONNECTICUT RIVER NEAR DALTON AFFECTING COOS AND ESSEX COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WELLS RIVER AFFECTING GRAFTON...CALEDONIA AND ORANGE COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WEST LEBANON AFFECTING GRAFTON...SULLIVAN AND WINDSOR...
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...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE... VERMONT...MAINE CONNECTICUT RIVER NEAR DALTON AFFECTING COOS AND ESSEX COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WELLS RIVER AFFECTING GRAFTON...CALEDONIA AND ORANGE COUNTIES CONNECTICUT RIVER AT WEST LEBANON AFFECTING GRAFTON...SULLIVAN AND WINDSOR...
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...ICE JAM FLOOD THREAT CONTINUES FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE THROUGH THURSDAY... ...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON... THE FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR * PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL MAINE...NORTH CENTRAL MAINE... NORTHERN MAINE...SOUTHEAST MAINE AND WEST CENTRAL MAINE......
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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU MAINE HAS EXTENDED THE * FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN... AROOSTOOK COUNTY IN NORTHERN MAINE... THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...VAN BUREN...SAINT PAMPHILE...PRESQUE ISLE...PORTAGE...MADAWASKA...LIMESTONE...LAC FRONTIERE...HOULTON... FORT KENT...FORT FAIRFIELD...ESTCOURT STATION...EAGLE LAKE......
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Wednesday, April 16
5:55am / 7:24pm 9:07pm / 6:38am
Clear
40°
24°
Day:
Night: Generally clear. Low 24F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday, April 17
5:53am / 7:26pm 10:12pm / 7:19am
Mostly Sunny
45°
25°
Day: Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High near 45F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Generally fair. Low near 25F. Winds light and variable.
Friday, April 18
5:51am / 7:27pm 11:14pm / 8:06am
Mostly Sunny
48°
32°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Saturday, April 19
5:50am / 7:28pm 11:59pm / 9:00am
Few Showers
51°
34°
Occasional showers possible. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday, April 20
5:48am / 7:29pm 12:10am / 10:01am
Mostly Sunny
53°
37°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Monday, April 21
5:46am / 7:30pm 1:01am / 11:06am
Partly Cloudy
53°
41°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Tuesday, April 22
5:45am / 7:32pm 1:46am / 12:15pm
Few Showers
57°
42°
Occasional showers possible. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wednesday, April 23
5:43am / 7:33pm 2:26am / 1:25pm
Few Showers
56°
41°
Occasional showers possible. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Thursday, April 24
5:42am / 7:34pm 3:01am / 2:36pm
Mostly Sunny
59°
41°
A few clouds. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Friday, April 25
5:40am / 7:35pm 3:35am / 3:47pm
Showers
56°
44°
Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursdayFriday
MPH 7 4 4 4 8 7 5 2 3 4 8 8
NNW
N
NNE
NNE
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ESE
ESE
E
NE
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Radar
Marine Forecast
  • Tonight Clear, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Thursday Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
  • Saturday A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
  • Monday Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
  • Tuesday A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
  • Tuesday Night A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
  • Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 58.