Sturgeon Island, Merrymeeting Bay Weather

43°59'N 69°50'W
Current Conditions
Clear
43°F
Feels like: 39°F
Wind Chill: 39°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 43°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 28°F Wind: 7mph
Humidity: 56% Direction: -
Pressure: 29.55" Gusts: -
Reported: 26 minutes 12 seconds ago
April 24, 2014 7:04 am 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: 25 knots
Wind Gust: 31 knots
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 4 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.47 in (997.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 42°F (5.8°C)
Water Temperature: 41°F (5.0°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
April 24, 2014 7:48 am EDT
Location: 43.656N 70.246W or 26 nautical miles SW of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.57 in (1001.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 43°F (6.2°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.5°C)
April 24, 2014 7:50 am EDT
Location: 43.531N 70.144W or 30 nautical miles SSW of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Wind Direction: NNW (330°)
Wind Speed: 23 knots
Wind Gust: 29 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Average Period: 3.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: N (354°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.55 in (1000.6 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.05 in (+1.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 42°F (5.5°C)
Dew Point: 28°F (-2.0°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.5°C)
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR EXTREME SOUTHWEST MAINE... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING....
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...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS WESTERN MAINE AND MUCH OF NEW HAMPSHIRE TODAY... AN OCEAN LOW CENTERED SOUTH OF NOVA SCOTIA WILL PRODUCE STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH TODAY ALONG WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. THE STRONG WINDS COULD PRODUCE SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND DOWN TREE LIMBS....
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Thursday, April 24
5:42am / 7:34pm 3:01am / 2:36pm
Partly Cloudy/Wind
56°
35°
Day: Windy with a mix of clouds and sun. High 56F. Winds NW at 25 to 35 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low around 35F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday, April 25
5:40am / 7:35pm 3:35am / 3:47pm
Mostly Sunny
60°
40°
Day: Plentiful sunshine. High around 60F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to cloudy skies overnight. Low around 40F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday, April 26
5:39am / 7:36pm 4:07am / 4:56pm
Light Rain
46°
38°
Light rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Sunday, April 27
5:37am / 7:38pm 4:40am / 6:05pm
Cloudy
52°
37°
Cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Monday, April 28
5:36am / 7:39pm 5:14am / 7:12pm
Mostly Cloudy
51°
36°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 30s.
Tuesday, April 29
5:34am / 7:40pm 5:51am / 8:17pm
Cloudy
53°
37°
Mostly Cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Wednesday, April 30
5:33am / 7:41pm 6:30am / 9:18pm
Cloudy
52°
39°
Mostly Cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Thursday, May 1
5:31am / 7:42pm 7:14am / 10:14pm
Showers
49°
39°
Showers. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 30s.
Friday, May 2
5:30am / 7:44pm 8:02am / 11:05pm
Showers
53°
41°
Showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Saturday, May 3
5:28am / 7:45pm 8:53am / 11:50pm
Partly Cloudy
56°
42°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day ThursdayFridaySaturday
MPH 23 22 21 11 6 5 8 7 7 5 3 4
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NW
NNW
NNW
NNW
NNW
NNW
NW
SSW
SSE
SE
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Radar
Marine Forecast
  • Today Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Windy, with a north wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind around 5 mph.
  • Saturday A 50 percent chance of showers after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
  • Saturday Night A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
  • Sunday A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
  • Monday Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
  • Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
  • Tuesday Night A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
  • Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.