Orcas, Orcas Island Weather

48°36'N 122°57'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
57°F
Feels like: 57°F
Wind Chill: 57°F Ceiling: 6500ft
Heat Index: 57°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 51°F Wind: 10mph
Humidity: 81% Direction: 150° (SSE)
Pressure: 30.01" Gusts: -
Reported: 54 minutes 20 seconds ago
September 20, 2018 11:36 pm PST
Location: 48.545N 123.012W or 4 nautical miles SW of search location of 48.6N 122.95W.
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.99 in (1015.7 mb)
Air Temperature: 57°F (13.8°C)
Water Temperature: 52°F (11.1°C)
September 21, 2018 07:00 UTC
Location: 48.6N 123.2W or 10 nautical miles W of search location of 48.6N 122.95W.
Wind Direction: SSE (150°)
Wind Speed: 13 knots
Significant Wave Height: 0 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 0.0 sec
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.03 in (1017.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 62°F (16.5°C)
Water Temperature: 57°F (13.8°C)
Visibility: 11 nmi
September 20, 2018 11:55 pm PST
Location: 48.724N 122.576W or 17 nautical miles ENE of search location of 48.6N 122.95W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 16 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.98 in (1015.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 60°F (15.5°C)
Dew Point: 52°F (10.9°C)
Thursday, September 20
6:56am / 7:13pm 5:37pm / 2:09am
Cloudy
61°
55°
Day:
Night: Cloudy. Low around 55F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday, September 21
6:57am / 7:11pm 6:09pm / 3:08am
PM Rain
67°
54°
Day: Cloudy with occasional rain in the afternoon. Thunder possible. High 67F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Night: Cloudy with occasional rain showers. Thunder possible. Low 54F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Saturday, September 22
6:58am / 7:09pm 6:36pm / 4:11am
AM Showers
65°
49°
A few morning showers. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday, September 23
7:00am / 7:07pm 7:01pm / 5:14am
Partly Cloudy
64°
48°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Monday, September 24
7:01am / 7:05pm 7:25pm / 6:20am
Sunny
65°
48°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Tuesday, September 25
7:03am / 7:03pm 7:48pm / 7:25am
Sunny
66°
49°
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Wednesday, September 26
7:04am / 7:01pm 8:12pm / 8:34am
Partly Cloudy
67°
50°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Thursday, September 27
7:05am / 6:59pm 8:39pm / 9:42am
Sunny
67°
50°
Sunshine. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Friday, September 28
7:07am / 6:57pm 9:08pm / 10:52am
Sunny
67°
50°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Saturday, September 29
7:08am / 6:55pm 9:43pm / 12:03pm
Sunny
66°
50°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturday
MPH 9 6 8 8 5 3 7 8 9 12 10 6
SE
SE
ESE
ESE
SE
SE
SE
S
S
SW
WSW
SW
Radar
Marine Forecast
Synopsis: PZZ100-211430- 1025 PM PDT Thu Sep 20 2018 .Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and inland waters...A warm front will stall over southern British Columbia tonight with advisory level winds over the coast and entrances. Southerly flow will increase on Friday as a front reaches the coast. Onshore flow will develop Friday night and Saturday as this system moves inland. The flow will turn offshore early next week as a thermal trough forms along the coast. $$
Overnight
SE wind around 7 kt. Rain likely. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
SE wind 6 to 8 kt. A chance of rain. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
SSE wind 5 to 9 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Rain, mainly before 11pm. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday
WSW wind 8 to 11 kt. A chance of showers. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
WSW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Monday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Wind waves 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.