Independence Island, Barataria Bay Weather

29°19'N 89°56'W

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Current Conditions
Clear
63°F
Feels like: 63°F
Wind Chill: 63°F Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 63°F Visibility: 9mi
Dew Point: 50°F Wind: 7mph
Humidity: 63% Direction: 160° (SSE)
Pressure: 30.14" Gusts: -
Reported: 11 minutes 47 seconds ago
Hydrologic Statement
Buoys
Friday, March 22
7:01am / 7:12pm 9:13pm / 8:21am
Clear
63°
60°
Day:
Night: Clear skies. Low around 60F. Winds light and variable.
Saturday, March 23
7:00am / 7:12pm 10:17pm / 9:00am
Partly Cloudy
66°
62°
Day: Intervals of clouds and sunshine in the morning with more clouds for later in the day. High 66F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Night: Clear skies with a few passing clouds. Low 62F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday, March 24
6:59am / 7:13pm 11:18pm / 9:40am
Partly Cloudy
67°
62°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Monday, March 25
6:58am / 7:14pm 11:59pm / 10:23am
Sunny
70°
58°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday, March 26
6:57am / 7:14pm 12:18am / 11:07am
Sunny
66°
57°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 50s.
Wednesday, March 27
6:55am / 7:15pm 1:15am / 11:55am
Mostly Sunny
64°
60°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 60s.
Thursday, March 28
6:54am / 7:15pm 2:08am / 12:44pm
Mostly Cloudy
68°
64°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 60s.
Friday, March 29
6:53am / 7:16pm 2:57am / 1:35pm
PM Showers
71°
65°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday, March 30
6:52am / 7:16pm 3:41am / 2:28pm
AM Thunderstorms
71°
64°
Morning thunderstorms. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday, March 31
6:51am / 7:17pm 4:23am / 3:20pm
Scattered Thunderstorms
70°
62°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.
Wind Forecast
Day FridaySaturdaySunday
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Marine Forecast
Synopsis: High pressure currently in the area will move northeast overnight and tomorrow. Winds will shift to easterly and southerly as the high pressure leaves the area. A cold front is then forecasted to move through the coastal waters on Monday night.
Tonight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday
E wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
E wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
SSE wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday
SW wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Seas around 1 ft.
Monday Night
W wind around 10 kt becoming N after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Seas around 1 ft.
Tuesday
N wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
NNE wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 2 to 3 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.