Sturgeon Island, Merrymeeting Bay Weather

43°59'N 69°50'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
30°F
Feels like: 25°F
Wind Chill: 25°F Ceiling: 1800ft
Heat Index: 30°F Visibility: 0.75mi
Dew Point: 27°F Wind: 5mph
Humidity: 88% Direction: 30° (NNE)
Pressure: 29.71" Gusts: -
Reported: 7 minutes 18 seconds ago
January 30, 2015 2:04 pm EST
Location: 43.715N 69.358W or 26 nautical miles SE of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Wind Direction: WSW (250°)
Wind Speed: 10 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Significant Wave Height: 5 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.68 in (1005.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.1°C)
Water Temperature: 41°F (4.8°C)
Visibility: 1.5 nmi
January 30, 2015 2:30 pm EST
Location: 43.656N 70.246W or 26 nautical miles SW of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.70 in (1005.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 29°F (-1.7°C)
Water Temperature: 33°F (0.5°C)
January 30, 2015 1:50 pm EST
Location: 43.531N 70.144W or 30 nautical miles SSW of search location of 43.9817N 69.835W.
Wind Direction: N (360°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Significant Wave Height: 3 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 5 sec
Average Period: 5.2 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SSE (167°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.71 in (1006.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.07 in (-2.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 30°F (-1.2°C)
Dew Point: 29°F (-1.7°C)
Water Temperature: 40°F (4.6°C)
...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY... .LOW PRESSURE WILL INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT NORTH AND EAST OF PORTLAND. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES IN WESTERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...TO AS MUCH AS 6 TO 12 INCHES IN CENTRAL MAINE...WITH...
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...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY... .LOW PRESSURE WILL INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT NORTH AND EAST OF PORTLAND. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES IN WESTERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...TO AS MUCH AS 6 TO 12 INCHES IN CENTRAL MAINE...WITH...
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...A WINTER STORM TO AFFECT THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY... .LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE WEST EARLY THIS MORNING WILL RE-DEVELOP IN THE GULF OF MAINE TODAY...AND INTENSIFY TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES SATURDAY. HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. STRONG WIND LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING WILL...
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...A WINTER STORM TO AFFECT THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY... .LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE WEST EARLY THIS MORNING WILL RE-DEVELOP IN THE GULF OF MAINE TODAY...AND INTENSIFY TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES SATURDAY. HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. STRONG WIND LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING WILL...
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Friday, January 30
6:59am / 4:46pm 1:17pm / 3:25am
Snow
35°
18°
Day: Periods of snow. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds light and variable. Chance of snow 80%. Snowfall around one inch.
Night: Cloudy with snow. Low 18F. Winds NNW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 90%. Snow accumulating 3 to 5 inches. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Saturday, January 31
6:58am / 4:48pm 2:09pm / 4:17am
AM Snow Showers/Wind
17°
Day: Windy with snow flurries and snow showers possible before noon. Partly cloudy later. High 17F. Winds NW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of snow 30%. Snow accumulations less than one inch. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Night: A mostly clear sky. Low around -0F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday, February 1
6:56am / 4:49pm 3:03pm / 5:02am
Mostly Sunny
13°
-7°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low teens and lows -9 to -5F.
Monday, February 2
6:55am / 4:51pm 3:59pm / 5:43am
Few Snow Showers
-9°
A few snow showers. Highs in the upper single digits and lows -11 to -7F.
Tuesday, February 3
6:54am / 4:52pm 4:57pm / 6:20am
Sunny
13°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low teens and lows in the low single digits.
Wednesday, February 4
6:53am / 4:53pm 5:55pm / 6:52am
PM Snow Showers
32°
22°
Afternoon snow showers. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Thursday, February 5
6:52am / 4:55pm 6:53pm / 7:21am
Snow
28°
-1°
Snow. Highs in the upper 20s and lows -3 to 1F.
Friday, February 6
6:51am / 4:56pm 7:50pm / 7:50am
Partly Cloudy
11°
-8°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low teens and lows -10 to -6F.
Saturday, February 7
6:49am / 4:57pm 8:48pm / 8:17am
Partly Cloudy
14°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid teens and lows in the mid single digits.
Sunday, February 8
6:48am / 4:59pm 9:45pm / 8:44am
Mostly Cloudy
23°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 20s and lows in the upper single digits.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturdaySunday
MPH 3 9 15 18 23 22 19 10 7 7 5 9
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N
NNW
NNW
NNW
NW
NW
NW
NW
WNW
W
WNW
Radar
Marine Forecast
  • Late Afternoon Rain and snow. High near 35. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Tonight Snow. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
  • Saturday Snow, mainly before 10am. High near 16. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
  • Monday A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
  • Wednesday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
  • Wednesday Night A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
  • Thursday A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.