Friday, February22, 2019 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
South Hooksett, NH

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10/6/2018 Colors of tide XTide graphs changed to emphasize that they were upgraded. See next note. Comments welcome.
10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.

Sunrise 6:31AMSunset 5:27PM Friday February 22, 2019 12:05 PM EST (17:05 UTC) Moonrise 10:18PMMoonset 9:33AM Illumination 89% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 18 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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ANZ230 Boston Harbor- 1023 Am Est Fri Feb 22 2019
This afternoon..NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 foot or less.
Tonight..NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves 1 foot or less.
Sat..NW winds around 5 kt, becoming sw in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
Sat night..S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Rain and snow.
Sun..SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
Sun night..W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Mon..W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Mon night..NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Tue..NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Tue night..NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.
ANZ200 1023 Am Est Fri Feb 22 2019
Synopsis for massachusetts and rhode island coastal waters.. High pres builds over the waters through Sat. A warm front will approach the waters on Sun, bringing widespread rain and strong s-se winds across the waters. A cold front passes by Mon. Another high pres approaches from the W Tue. For information on possible hazardous weather beyond the 24-36 hour forecast period, please visit www.weather.gov/boston and follow the current hazards link above the map on the left.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near South Hooksett, NH
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Area Discussion for - Gray/Portland, ME
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Fxus61 kgyx 221616
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area forecast discussion
national weather service gray me
1116 am est Fri feb 22 2019

Synopsis
High pressure will build across the region today and crest
overhead Saturday. A warm front will approach from the southwest
Saturday night and move into the region Sunday. A cold front
will will move off the coast Sunday night. A strong west to
northwesterly flow will develop Monday and continue through the
day Tuesday and subside Tuesday night. High pressure will build
over the region through much of the remainder of the week.

Near term until 6 pm this evening
1100 am update...

fairly good feed of low level moisture continues to stream into
portions of the connecticut valley and and mountains on
northwest flow. Some light snow showers showing up in the usual
upslope areas and have added some low chance pops to these
locations through early afternoon. Expect cloud cover to
gradually diminish through the afternoon and should become just
partly cloudy by evening. Elsewhere looking for mostly sunny
skies as high pressure continues to build in from the west. Have
tweaked temps tds based on latest surface obs but no major
changes planned to current forecast.

Prev disc...

630am update...

have updated the forecast based on early morning temperature
observations.

Original discussion...

a weak cold front is dropping south across the area early this
morning. Temperatures have been slow to fall overnight due to
cloud cover and light winds. Northwest winds today will promote
good mixing especially on the coastal plain, so temperatures
will warm into the low 40s there.

Short term 6 pm this evening through 6 pm Saturday
High pressure arrives from the west tonight and will allow winds
to drop off and radiational cooling to take over. The cold spots
will drop into the low teens or upper single digits while the
hills and urban areas may only drop to the low 20s or upper
teens. High pressure shifts east on Saturday with temperatures
topping out in the 30s to low 40s.

Long term Saturday night through Thursday
The long term will be highlighted by significant weather
Saturday night and Sunday followed by a general cool down
through much of next week.

Saturday night and Sunday a warm front will move northeast
toward the forecast area with the parent low well to the west.

Models are all hinting at a secondary low forming near the maine
coast Sunday afternoon. Very tricky forecast for precipitation
type. Will likely see snow break out over southwest new
hampshire after midnight Saturday night and spread northeast.

Expect warmer air aloft to quickly move in over southern areas
before dawn Sunday resulting in a change to sleet freezing rain
and finally rain in much of southern new hampshire and southwest
maine by noon Sunday. Expect a 1 to 3 inch snowfall in these
areas. Just north of this area a 3 to 5 inch snowfall is
possible. Farther to the north and east snowfall will be greater
as the change line should remain south of much of central
maine. Warning criteria snow is possible in much of somerset,
and franklin counties. However confidence level is not high.

Once this system moves through cold air moves in with much of
next week seeing near normal cold. The GFS indicates system for
the middle of the week which the ECMWF does not show.

Aviation 16z Friday through Tuesday
Short term...VFR conditions today becoming mostly clear with a
light northwest breeze. Winds die off tonight as high pressure
moves in.

Long term... ExpectVFR Saturday night. Ifr lifr Sunday
conditions to move in Saturday night through Sunday
vfr Monday and Tuesday with strong west to northwest winds.

Gusts 35 to 40kts possible.

Marine
Short term... Should see decreasing winds today and tonight as
high pressure builds in from the west.

Long term... Winds and seas will increase to SCA criteria Sunday.

Monday after low pressure departs to the northeast winds
increase from the west and northwest with gale force winds
likely. Gusts may approach storm force.

Gyx watches warnings advisories
Me... None.

Nh... None.

Marine... None.

Short term... Sinsabaugh
long term... Arnott


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
BGXN3 - Great Bay Reserve, NH 29 mi80 min WNW 5.1 39°F 1026 hPa21°F
IOSN3 - Isle of Shoals, NH 40 mi65 min NNW 8.9 G 8.9 37°F 1025.1 hPa (+1.9)19°F
WELM1 - 8419317 - Wells, ME 48 mi35 min NNW 7 G 8.9 39°F 37°F1025.6 hPa
BHBM3 - 8443970 - Boston, MA 49 mi35 min 41°F 1026.3 hPa

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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Manchester Airport, NH6 mi12 minNW 14 G 1810.00 miMostly Cloudy39°F18°F43%1027.5 hPa
Concord Municipal Airport, NH15 mi14 minNW 1210.00 miFair37°F19°F48%1026.3 hPa
Nashua - Boire Field Airport, NH17 mi9 minWNW 1010.00 miPartly Cloudy40°F19°F45%1027.7 hPa
Lawrence Municipal Airport, MA24 mi11 minNW 1010.00 miFair39°F19°F45%1026.8 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Squamscott River RR. Bridge, New Hampshire
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Squamscott River RR. Bridge
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Fri -- 03:02 AM EST     8.14 feet High Tide
Fri -- 06:31 AM EST     Sunrise
Fri -- 08:30 AM EST     Moonset
Fri -- 09:30 AM EST     -1.08 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 03:23 PM EST     8.37 feet High Tide
Fri -- 05:23 PM EST     Sunset
Fri -- 09:16 PM EST     Moonrise
Fri -- 09:59 PM EST     -1.16 feet Low Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Dover Point, Piscataqua River, New Hampshire
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Dover Point
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Fri -- 02:16 AM EST     7.60 feet High Tide
Fri -- 06:31 AM EST     Sunrise
Fri -- 08:16 AM EST     -1.00 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 08:30 AM EST     Moonset
Fri -- 02:37 PM EST     7.81 feet High Tide
Fri -- 05:23 PM EST     Sunset
Fri -- 08:45 PM EST     -1.08 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 09:16 PM EST     Moonrise
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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