Southwest Pass, Vermilion Bay Weather

29°35'N 92°2'W
Current Conditions
Overcast
72°F
Feels like: 72°F
Wind Chill: 72°F Ceiling: 900ft
Heat Index: 72°F Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 68°F Wind: 16mph
Humidity: 88% Direction: 160° (SSE)
Pressure: 30.07" Gusts: -
Reported: 5 minutes 26 seconds ago
Buoys
Monday, February 27
6:35am / 6:05pm 7:19am / 7:24pm
Cloudy
77°
67°
Day:
Night: Cloudy skies. Areas of dense fog. Low 67F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday, February 28
6:34am / 6:06pm 7:59am / 8:27pm
Mostly Cloudy
77°
66°
Day: Mainly cloudy. High 77F. Winds S at 15 to 25 mph.
Night: Partly to mostly cloudy. Low 66F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday, March 1
6:33am / 6:07pm 8:39am / 9:30pm
PM Thunderstorms
79°
52°
Afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 50s.
Thursday, March 2
6:32am / 6:07pm 9:21am / 10:34pm
Partly Cloudy
66°
45°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
Friday, March 3
6:31am / 6:08pm 10:05am / 11:38pm
Mostly Sunny
66°
48°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
Saturday, March 4
6:29am / 6:09pm 10:52am / 12:01am
Partly Cloudy
70°
57°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday, March 5
6:28am / 6:09pm 11:43am / 12:40am
AM Showers
75°
63°
Showers ending by midday. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, March 6
6:27am / 6:10pm 12:38pm / 1:42am
Scattered Thunderstorms
76°
58°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday, March 7
6:26am / 6:11pm 1:36pm / 2:39am
Mostly Sunny
70°
50°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.
Wednesday, March 8
6:25am / 6:11pm 2:35pm / 3:33am
Sunny
69°
51°
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.
Wind Forecast
Day TuesdayWednesday
MPH 11 9 14 17 12 13 11 9 12 11 7 12
SSE
SSE
S
S
S
S
S
SSW
SW
WSW
WNW
N
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: MODEST ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE MID-ATLANTIC STATES AND A SERIES OF LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS MOVE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL HELP BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS FOR TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS LATE WEDNESDAY...WITH A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AHEAD OF IT. STRONG NORTH WINDS ARE THEN EXPECTED IN WAKE OF THE COLD FRONT FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY.
Overnight
SSE wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Patchy fog. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Patchy fog. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday Night
S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Patchy fog. Seas around 1 ft.
Wednesday
S wind around 10 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
NW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming NNE 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. A slight chance of showers before midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
NNE wind 10 to 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Thursday Night
NE wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
E wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday Night
E wind around 15 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.