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44°23'N 68°48'W

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Current Conditions
Overcast
32°F
Feels like: 23°F
Wind Chill: 23°F Ceiling: 400ft
Heat Index: 32°F Visibility: 3mi
Dew Point: 30°F Wind: 12mph
Humidity: 93% Direction: 10° (N)
Pressure: 29.72" Gusts: -
Reported: 46 minutes 45 seconds ago
December 17, 2018 5:04 am EST
Location: 44.055N 68.996W or 22 nautical miles SSW of search location of 44.384134N 68.792181W.
Wind Direction: NNE (30°)
Wind Speed: 19 knots
Wind Gust: 23 knots
Significant Wave Height: 5 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.64 in (1003.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 36°F (2.0°C)
Water Temperature: 42°F (5.5°C)
December 17, 2018 5:30 am EST
Location: 44.392N 68.204W or 25 nautical miles E of search location of 44.384134N 68.792181W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 15 knots
Wind Gust: 20 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.70 in (1005.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 34°F (1.0°C)
Water Temperature: 39°F (4.1°C)
December 17, 2018 5:04 am EST
Location: 44.103N 68.112W or 34 nautical miles ESE of search location of 44.384134N 68.792181W.
Wind Direction: NE (40°)
Wind Speed: 23 knots
Wind Gust: 29 knots
Significant Wave Height: 8 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 8 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.65 in (1003.9 mb)
Air Temperature: 38°F (3.5°C)
Water Temperature: 46°F (8.0°C)
Visibility: 1.6 nmi
Monday, December 17
7:06am / 3:57pm 1:04pm / 1:00am
Snow
33°
20°
Day: Cloudy with snow showers becoming a steady accumulating snow later on. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 90%. 1 to 3 inches of snow expected.
Night: Variable clouds with snow showers. Low around 20F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 60%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
Tuesday, December 18
7:07am / 3:58pm 1:31pm / 2:05am
AM Clouds/PM Sun
24°
14°
Day: Cloudy early, becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon. High 24F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Night: Mainly clear early, then a few clouds later on. Low 14F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday, December 19
7:07am / 3:58pm 2:02pm / 3:13am
Mostly Sunny
31°
19°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper teens.
Thursday, December 20
7:08am / 3:58pm 2:38pm / 4:23am
Partly Cloudy
38°
29°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper 20s.
Friday, December 21
7:09am / 3:59pm 3:21pm / 5:35am
Rain
44°
40°
Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Saturday, December 22
7:09am / 3:59pm 4:14pm / 6:46am
Showers
46°
29°
Showers possible. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Sunday, December 23
7:10am / 4:00pm 5:15pm / 7:52am
Mostly Sunny
35°
21°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.
Monday, December 24
7:10am / 4:01pm 6:26pm / 8:50am
Mostly Sunny
31°
16°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the mid teens.
Tuesday, December 25
7:10am / 4:01pm 7:40pm / 9:39am
Sunny
26°
16°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the mid 20s and lows in the mid teens.
Wednesday, December 26
7:11am / 4:02pm 8:55pm / 10:20am
PM Snow Showers
27°
17°
Snow showers developing in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the upper teens.
Wind Forecast
Day MondayTuesday
MPH 7 7 7 8 11 15 16 19 18 16 12 9
NNE
N
NNW
NNW
NW
NW
NW
NW
NW
NW
NW
WNW
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Marine Forecast
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
Synopsis: ANZ100-172215- 301 AM EST Mon Dec 17 2018 .Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... Low pressure moves east of the waters today. Winds increase tonight as an Arctic cold front drops in from the northwest. Northwesterly flow will continue through Tuesday and into Wednesday before the next system arrives at the end of the week. && $$
Today
NNE wind around 10 kt becoming NNW in the afternoon. Rain and snow, becoming all snow after noon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight
NW wind 10 to 13 kt increasing to 12 to 15 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Snow showers, mainly before 1am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing. Seas around 3 ft.
Tuesday Night
NW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
NW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of rain, snow, and sleet. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
ESE wind 5 to 10 kt increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft building to 3 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.