Southwest Pass, Vermilion Bay Weather

29°35'N 92°2'W

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Current Conditions
Overcast
73°F
Feels like: 73°F
Wind Chill: 73°F Ceiling: 3400ft
Heat Index: 73°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 66°F Wind: 12mph
Humidity: 79% Direction: 170° (S)
Pressure: 29.67" Gusts: -
Reported: 53 minutes 24 seconds ago
Buoys
Tuesday, April 25
6:30am / 7:41pm 6:06am / 7:00pm
Cloudy
78°
70°
Day:
Night: Cloudy. Low around 70F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday, April 26
6:29am / 7:42pm 6:50am / 8:07pm
PM Thunderstorms/Wind
82°
57°
Day: Becoming windy with scattered thunderstorms developing. High 82F. Winds S at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Night: Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then becoming mainly clear overnight. A few storms may be severe. Low 57F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Thursday, April 27
6:28am / 7:42pm 7:36am / 9:15pm
Sunny
83°
70°
Sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
Friday, April 28
6:27am / 7:43pm 8:28am / 10:22pm
Cloudy
85°
74°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Saturday, April 29
6:26am / 7:44pm 9:22am / 11:26pm
Scattered Thunderstorms/Wind
85°
75°
Windy, a few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday, April 30
6:26am / 7:44pm 10:22am / 12:01am
Thunderstorms
79°
54°
Thunderstorms. Potential for severe thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
Monday, May 1
6:25am / 7:45pm 11:22am / 12:26am
Sunny
76°
56°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
Tuesday, May 2
6:24am / 7:46pm 12:24pm / 1:18am
Sunny
81°
68°
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday, May 3
6:23am / 7:46pm 1:23pm / 2:06am
Scattered Thunderstorms
82°
64°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday, May 4
6:22am / 7:47pm 2:22pm / 2:49am
Sunny
77°
59°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursday
MPH 10 11 19 22 16 8 8 4 6 6 7 8
SSE
SSE
S
S
S
W
NW
NNW
NNE
SSE
SSE
SE
Radar
Marine Forecast
SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST ONE THIRD OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.
Synopsis: A STRONG AND LONG FETCH OF SOUTHERLIES WITH ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE NORTHWEST GULF WEDNESDAY NIGHT POSSIBLY ACCOMPANIED BY A FEW THUNDERSTORMS. A BRIEF AND MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL FOLLOW THE FRONTAL PASSAGE WITH SOUTHERLIES RAPIDLY RETURNING THURSDAY NIGHT. A MORE ACTIVE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF WATERS SUNDAY.
Overnight
S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday
S wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday Night
S wind 10 to 15 kt becoming NW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
SSE wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Partly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
SSE wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
SSE wind 20 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
SSE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

*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.