Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Nantucket, Nantucket Memorial Airport (KACK)

Lat: 41.25°NLon: 70.06°WElev: 46ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 19 May 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Nantucket MA

  • Today

    Today: Rain.  High near 56. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 8pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 15 to 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West wind 10 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. High near 56. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 8pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 15 to 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West wind 10 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 14 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Nantucket MA
 41.29°N 70.2°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:00 am EDT May 19, 2022
7am EDT May 19, 2022-6pm EDT May 25, 2022
 
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