Southwest Pass, Vermilion Bay Weather

29°35'N 92°2'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
55°F
Feels like: 55°F
Wind Chill: 55°F Ceiling: 500ft
Heat Index: 55°F Visibility: 7mi
Dew Point: 51°F Wind: 8mph
Humidity: 86% Direction: 70° (ENE)
Pressure: 30.03" Gusts: -
Reported: 39 minutes 49 seconds ago
December 7, 2016 1:00 am CST
Location: 29.441N 92.061W or 8 nautical miles S of search location of 29.58N 92.035W.
Wind Speed: 13 knots
Wind Gust: 15 knots
Air Temperature: 57°F (13.9°C)
December 7, 2016 2:00 am CST
Location: 29.552N 92.305W or 14 nautical miles W of search location of 29.58N 92.035W.
Wind Direction: NE (50°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 11 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.03 in (1017.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 56°F (13.4°C)
Water Temperature: 61°F (16.3°C)
December 7, 2016 1:55 am CST
Location: 29.116N 91.871W or 29 nautical miles SSE of search location of 29.58N 92.035W.
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 14 knots
Air Temperature: 63°F (17°C)
Dew Point: 59°F (15°C)
Visibility: 6.1 nmi
Tuesday, December 6
6:50am / 5:08pm 12:01pm / 11:47pm
Cloudy
66°
50°
Day:
Night: Cloudy. Areas of patchy fog. Low near 50F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday, December 7
6:51am / 5:08pm 12:40pm / 12:01am
Mostly Cloudy
67°
53°
Day: Mostly cloudy. High 67F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Cloudy with occasional showers. Low 53F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Thursday, December 8
6:51am / 5:08pm 1:20pm / 12:47am
AM Showers
53°
32°
A few morning showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.
Friday, December 9
6:52am / 5:08pm 2:00pm / 1:49am
Sunny
49°
31°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Saturday, December 10
6:53am / 5:08pm 2:43pm / 2:54am
Sunny
56°
45°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the mid 40s.
Sunday, December 11
6:53am / 5:09pm 3:30pm / 4:00am
PM Showers
69°
57°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Monday, December 12
6:54am / 5:09pm 4:21pm / 5:08am
AM Showers
67°
51°
A few morning showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Tuesday, December 13
6:55am / 5:09pm 5:18pm / 6:15am
Partly Cloudy
69°
55°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday, December 14
6:55am / 5:10pm 6:18pm / 7:21am
Partly Cloudy
70°
47°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.
Thursday, December 15
6:56am / 5:10pm 7:21pm / 8:21am
Partly Cloudy
55°
43°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Wind Forecast
Day WednesdayThursday
MPH 4 2 6 3 3 3 6 10 18 17 13 13
ENE
NE
ENE
E
ENE
ENE
NE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
NNE
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 WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL ADVANCE INTO THE NORTHWEST GULF THIS EVENING AND STALL. WINDS WILL REMAIN SOMEWHAT LIGHT AND VARIABLE WITH THIS FEATURE LINGERING UNTIL A MUCH STRONGER ARCTIC FRONT PUNCHES THROUGH ON THURSDAY. A FEW SHOWERS WILL ACCOMPANY THIS BOUNDARY AND WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHERLY FLOW. WIND ADVISORIES AND/OR WARNINGS WILL BE REQUIRED.
Overnight
ENE wind around 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
E wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
ENE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NNE 15 to 20 kt after midnight. A chance of showers after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
NNE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
NNE wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
NE wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NNE wind around 15 kt becoming E after midnight. Clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
E wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
ESE wind around 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 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.