Nantucket, MA

5:06 PM EST on February 12, 2016 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Cisco Beach, Nantucket, MA
Elevation: 26 ft
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Elev 26 ft 41.25 °N, 70.15 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Overcast
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24.5 °F
Feels Like 14 °F
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11.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 17.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3400 ft
Overcast 4100 ft
Windchill 14 °F
Dew Point 14 °F
Humidity 64%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 5:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KACK 122153Z 22007KT 10SM FEW028 BKN034 OVC041 M04/M11 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP183 T10391106
Pressure 30.07 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3400 ft
Overcast 4100 ft
Windchill 14 °F
Dew Point 14 °F
Humidity 64%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 5:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KACK 122153Z 22007KT 10SM FEW028 BKN034 OVC041 M04/M11 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP183 T10391106

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Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:32 PM EST Feb. 12, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 9 am EST
Saturday...
... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 6 PM Saturday to noon EST
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Wind Chill
Advisory... which is in effect from 6 PM Saturday to noon EST
Sunday.

* Locations... Nantucket.

* Hazard types... snow... dangerously cold wind chills and strong
wind gusts.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches.

* Wind chill readings... as low as 15 below zero.

* Timing... snow will develop between 7 and 9 PM this evening with
the bulk of the accumulating snow through 5 am Saturday
morning... but snow showers may linger into mid morning on
Saturday. The worst of the wind chills will occur Saturday night
into Sunday morning. The strongest wind gusts will occur
Saturday afternoon and evening.

* Impacts... untreated roads will become snow covered and slippery.
Wind chills this cold can bring on frostbite in as little as 30
minutes! Outdoor exposure should be limited in these conditions.
Strong winds Saturday afternoon and evening may down a few large
tree limbs.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Air temperatures... temperatures Saturday night into Sunday
morning will fall to near 5 above zero.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory is issued when snow and/or ice is
forecast to develop in the affected areas... but accumulations are
expected to be light. Any snow or ice would result in slippery
conditions on untreated roadways and sidewalks. When
temperatures are below freezing... motorists need to be especially
careful on bridges and overpasses where slippery spots can easily
develop.

A Wind Chill Advisory is issued when the wind chill index is
likely to reach -15 to -24 degrees for at least 3 hours.
Frostbite can develop in just 30 minutes with a wind chill index
of -20. If you are heading outdoors... dress in layers and wear a
hat and gloves.