Vinalhaven Weather

44°2'N 68°51'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
43°F
Feels like: 33°F
Wind Chill: 33°F Ceiling: 400ft
Heat Index: 43°F Visibility: 4mi
Dew Point: 43°F Wind: 25mph
Humidity: 100% Direction: 110° (ESE)
Pressure: 29.74" Gusts: 31mph
Reported: 10 minutes 29 seconds ago
April 21, 2015 4:04 am EDT
Location: 44.056N 68.997W or 7 nautical miles W of search location of 44.040114N 68.842478W.
Wind Direction: ESE (120°)
Wind Speed: 27 knots
Wind Gust: 35 knots
Significant Wave Height: 9 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.75 in (1007.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 42°F (5.4°C)
Water Temperature: 38°F (3.4°C)
Visibility: 0.6 nmi
April 21, 2015 5:00 am EDT
Location: 43.784N 68.855W or 15 nautical miles S of search location of 44.040114N 68.842478W.
Wind Direction: ESE (120°)
Wind Speed: 45 knots
Wind Gust: 53 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.67 in (1004.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.13 in (-4.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 43°F (6.2°C)
Dew Point: 43°F (6.2°C)
April 21, 2015 4:04 am EDT
Location: 43.715N 69.358W or 30 nautical miles SW of search location of 44.040114N 68.842478W.
Significant Wave Height: 15 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 11 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.70 in (1005.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 43°F (6.2°C)
Water Temperature: 39°F (3.8°C)
Visibility: 1.2 nmi
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Maine... Mattawamkeag River Above Mattawamkeag The Flood Warning continues for the Mattawamkeag River Above Mattawamkeag * until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 5:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.5 feet...
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...STRONG WINDS DOWNEAST MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY... .LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE WEST WILL BRING STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS TO THE DOWNEAST COAST THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * WINDS...SOUTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH....
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...HEAVY RAIN AND SNOWMELT MAY CAUSE FLOODING THROUGH TONIGHT... LOW PRESSURE WILL DRIVE AN OCCLUDED FRONT ACROSS THE REGION TODAY PRECEDED BY LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * PORTIONS OF WESTERN MAINE AND NEW HAMPSHIRE...INCLUDING THE...
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Tuesday, April 21
5:43am / 7:27pm 7:55am / 10:49pm
Rain/Wind
51°
38°
Day: Windy at times with rain. Thunder possible. High 51F. Winds SSE at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Night: Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 38F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday, April 22
5:42am / 7:28pm 8:45am / 11:45pm
PM Showers
52°
40°
Day: Mostly sunny skies during the morning hours will give way to occasional showers in the afternoon. High 52F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Night: Cloudy with occasional rain showers. Low around 40F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Thursday, April 23
5:40am / 7:30pm 9:39am / 12:01am
Showers
47°
36°
Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Friday, April 24
5:39am / 7:31pm 10:34am / 12:33am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
48°
36°
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Saturday, April 25
5:37am / 7:32pm 11:32am / 1:16am
Partly Cloudy
50°
36°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday, April 26
5:36am / 7:33pm 12:29pm / 1:53am
Partly Cloudy
50°
37°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Monday, April 27
5:34am / 7:35pm 1:27pm / 2:25am
Mostly Sunny
51°
37°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday, April 28
5:32am / 7:36pm 2:25pm / 2:55am
Mostly Sunny
51°
38°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Wednesday, April 29
5:31am / 7:37pm 3:23pm / 3:24am
Rain
50°
38°
Cloudy with rain. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Thursday, April 30
5:30am / 7:38pm 4:20pm / 3:51am
AM Showers
51°
39°
A few morning showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesday
MPH 25 22 14 5 3 0 0 5 10 7 8 8
SE
SE
S
WSW
NW
NW
SSW
SSW
S
S
S
SE
Radar
Marine Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: LOW PRESSURE WILL DRAG AN OCCLUDED FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE FOLLOWS FOR TONIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM LOOKS TO MOVE OVER THE WATERS BY LATE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.
Today
ESE wind 25 to 30 kt becoming SSE 15 to 20 kt. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Rain and thunderstorms before 2pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Seas 9 ft subsiding to 6 ft.
Tonight
WSW wind 7 to 10 kt becoming WNW 5 to 8 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Wednesday
SW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming S 7 to 10 kt in the afternoon. A chance of showers after 3pm. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
SSE wind around 10 kt. Showers likely before 1am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Seas 3 ft building to 5 ft.
Thursday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday Night
W wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers before 2am. Seas around 3 ft.
Friday
SW wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Friday Night
WNW wind around 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
NW wind around 10 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 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.