Essex, CT Weather

41°21'N 72°23'W

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Current Conditions
Overcast
41°F
Feels like: 38°F
Wind Chill: 38°F Ceiling: 2800ft
Heat Index: 41°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 32°F Wind: 5mph
Humidity: 70% Direction: 300° (WNW)
Pressure: 29.6" Gusts: 12mph
Reported: 10 minutes ago
December 17, 2018 1:45 pm EST
Location: 41.306N 72.077W or 12 nautical miles E of search location of 41.294317263153N 72.342224121094W.
Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 23 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.62 in (1003.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 42°F (5.4°C)
Dew Point: 33°F (0.3°C)
December 17, 2018 1:30 pm EST
Location: 41.361N 72.09W or 12 nautical miles ENE of search location of 41.294317263153N 72.342224121094W.
Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
Wind Speed: 9 knots
Wind Gust: 13 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.59 in (1002.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 42°F (5.7°C)
Water Temperature: 46°F (8.0°C)
December 17, 2018 12:53 pm EST
Location: 41.138N 72.655W or 17 nautical miles WSW of search location of 41.294317263153N 72.342224121094W.
Wind Direction: WNW (290°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Significant Wave Height: 2 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 3 sec
Air Temperature: 41°F (5.1°C)
Water Temperature: 45°F (7.1°C)
Monday, December 17
7:09am / 4:22pm 1:20pm / 1:14am
Cloudy
43°
25°
Day: Generally cloudy. High 43F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low near 25F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday, December 18
7:10am / 4:22pm 1:49pm / 2:17am
Sunny
34°
23°
Day: A mainly sunny sky. High 34F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Night: Clear skies. Low 23F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday, December 19
7:11am / 4:23pm 2:22pm / 3:22am
Mostly Sunny
41°
32°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Thursday, December 20
7:11am / 4:23pm 3:00pm / 4:31am
Partly Cloudy
46°
40°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 40s.
Friday, December 21
7:12am / 4:23pm 3:44pm / 5:41am
Rain
55°
45°
Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Saturday, December 22
7:12am / 4:24pm 4:38pm / 6:51am
Cloudy
48°
35°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday, December 23
7:13am / 4:25pm 5:40pm / 7:56am
Sunny
43°
31°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Monday, December 24
7:13am / 4:25pm 6:49pm / 8:55am
Showers
41°
27°
Showers possible. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Tuesday, December 25
7:13am / 4:26pm 8:02pm / 9:45am
Mostly Sunny
37°
26°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 20s.
Wednesday, December 26
7:14am / 4:26pm 9:15pm / 10:28am
Partly Cloudy
39°
31°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.
Wind Forecast
Day MondayTuesdayWednesday
MPH 18 13 11 15 15 17 16 11 10 5 4 6
WNW
WNW
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NW
NW
NW
NW
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Marine Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: ANZ300-180515- 1149 AM EST Mon Dec 17 2018 .Synopsis for the Long Island Waters and New York Harbor... Low pressure deepens as it moves near Nova Scotia through tonight. A cold front passes through the waters tonight as well. Deep low pressure over the Canadian Maritimes Tuesday gives way to high pressure through mid-week. Another low impacts the area Thursday night through Friday Night. $$
This Afternoon
WNW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 23 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Tonight
WNW wind 14 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind 15 to 18 kt, with gusts as high as 29 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
NW wind 11 to 14 kt decreasing to 8 to 11 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
WNW wind around 7 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
WSW wind around 7 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ESE 7 to 12 kt in the evening. Rain likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
ESE wind 13 to 15 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.

*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.