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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.For the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and Massachusetts...

Lingering higher seas offshore will lead to a moderate risk for rip
currents especially at exposed ocean beaches across Southern New
England today.

MAZ007-192015-
Eastern Essex MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, and NEWBURYPORT
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newburyport...

Low tide at 4:09 AM
High tide at 10:02 AM
Low tide at 4:23 PM
High tide at 10:24 PM

At Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 3:20 AM
High tide at 9:38 AM
Low tide at 3:36 PM
High tide at 9:56 PM

$$

MAZ015-192015-
Suffolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, and WINTHROP
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers.
High Temperature....In the mid 80s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
Lightning Threat....No lightning expected.

A low risk of rip currents implies that wind and wave conditions are
not expected to support the development of enhanced rip currents.
However, rip currents are always possible, especially near jetties
and other structures.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds around
6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

Low tide at 3:24 AM
High tide at 9:38 AM
Low tide at 3:40 PM
High tide at 9:56 PM

$$

MAZ016-192015-
Eastern Norfolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, and WEYMOUTH
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers.
High Temperature....In the mid 80s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
Lightning Threat....No lightning expected.

A low risk of rip currents implies that wind and wave conditions are
not expected to support the development of enhanced rip currents.
However, rip currents are always possible, especially near jetties
and other structures.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds around
6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

Low tide at 3:24 AM
High tide at 9:38 AM
Low tide at 3:40 PM
High tide at 9:56 PM

$$

MAZ019-192015-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, and SCITUATE
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds around 6 mph, becoming east
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
Lightning Threat....No lightning expected.

A low risk of rip currents implies that wind and wave conditions are
not expected to support the development of enhanced rip currents.
However, rip currents are always possible, especially near jetties
and other structures.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds
around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Light and variable
winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 3:30 AM
High tide at 9:46 AM
Low tide at 3:44 PM
High tide at 10:06 PM

At Plymouth...

Low tide at 3:46 AM
High tide at 9:49 AM
Low tide at 4:03 PM
High tide at 10:10 PM

$$

MAZ022-192015-
Barnstable MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, eastHAM, and PROVINCETOWN
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....South 1 to 4 feet.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Water....69 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 2:41 AM
High tide at 8:51 AM
Low tide at 2:57 PM
High tide at 9:09 PM

At Hyannisport...

Low tide at 3:57 AM
High tide at 10:36 AM
Low tide at 3:59 PM
High tide at 10:51 PM

At Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 3:54 AM
High tide at 9:49 AM
Low tide at 4:10 PM
High tide at 10:07 PM

$$

MAZ023-192015-
Dukes MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN and AQUINNAH
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...70 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog. A chance of showers
                    and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Southwest winds around 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds
around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 12:15 AM
High tide at 5:30 AM
Low tide at 11:40 AM
High tide at 6:00 PM

$$

MAZ024-192015-
Nantucket MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
South Coast Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
South Coast Surf....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
South Coast Swell....South 1 to 4 feet.
South Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Swell....Light swells, becoming south around 3 feet in
                    the afternoon.
East Coast Period...6 seconds.
South Coast Water....66 degrees.
East Coast Water....65 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely and a
                    chance of thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 9 to 11 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds
around 7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nantucket...

Low tide at 4:11 AM
High tide at 10:44 AM
Low tide at 4:13 PM
High tide at 11:00 PM

At Great Point...

Low tide at 3:52 AM
High tide at 10:21 AM
Low tide at 4:08 PM
High tide at 10:39 PM

$$

RIZ008-192015-
Block Island RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 4 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...72 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....No lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds around
8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 12:36 AM
High tide at 6:16 AM
Low tide at 12:18 PM
High tide at 6:45 PM

$$

RIZ006-192015-
Washington RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, and WESTERLY
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 4 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....No lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds
around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 1:33 AM
High tide at 6:56 AM
Low tide at 12:58 PM
High tide at 7:26 PM

At Point Judith...Harbor of Refuge...

Low tide at 12:45 AM
High tide at 6:20 AM
Low tide at 12:28 PM
High tide at 6:52 PM

At Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 12:28 AM
High tide at 6:04 AM
Low tide at 11:53 AM
High tide at 6:34 PM

$$

RIZ007-192015-
Newport RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, and LITTLE COMPTON
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 4 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....No lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newport...

Low tide at 12:17 AM
High tide at 6:15 AM
Low tide at 11:42 AM
High tide at 6:45 PM

$$

MAZ020-192015-
Southern Bristol MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, and NEW BEDFORD
400 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 4 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 7 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to
enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure
to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night.

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 12:50 AM
High tide at 6:24 AM
Low tide at 12:15 PM
High tide at 6:54 PM

$$

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