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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

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

South swell from Hurricane Maria will reach our southern waters late
today or tonight and linger much of the week. This will bring high
surf and an increased risk of dangerous rip currents.

MAZ022-242015-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....3 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....Southeast 2 to 3 feet.
East Coast Period...11 seconds.
East Coast Water....61 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 6 to 7 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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. Areas of fog. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs around 70. East winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

High tide at 1:45 AM
Low tide at 7:53 AM
High tide at 2:00 PM
Low tide at 8:21 PM

AT Hyannisport...

High tide at 3:47 AM
Low tide at 9:09 AM
High tide at 3:57 PM
Low tide at 9:43 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

High tide at 2:43 AM
Low tide at 9:06 AM
High tide at 2:58 PM
Low tide at 9:34 PM

$$

MAZ024-242015-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

.Today...
South Coast Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
South Coast Surf....4 to 6 feet.
East Coast Surf.....4 to 6 feet.
South Coast Swell....South around 3 feet.
South Coast Period...14 seconds.
East Coast Swell....Southeast 2 to 3 feet.
East Coast Period...14 seconds.
South Coast Water....60 degrees.
East Coast Water....59 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 10 to 11 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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 cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the upper 50s.
Northeast winds around 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the upper 60s. East
winds around 7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

High tide at 3:49 AM
Low tide at 9:22 AM
High tide at 3:56 PM
Low tide at 10:00 PM

AT Great Point...

High tide at 3:15 AM
Low tide at 9:04 AM
High tide at 3:30 PM
Low tide at 9:32 PM

$$

MAZ023-242015-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................3 to 5 feet.
Swell...............South around 3 feet.
Period..............13 seconds.
Water Temperature...62 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 70.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 8 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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. Areas of fog. Lows around 60. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds around 7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 4:06 AM
High tide at 10:40 AM
Low tide at 4:44 PM
High tide at 11:01 PM

$$

MAZ020-242015-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................6 to 8 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............14 seconds.
Water Temperature...62 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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 around 60. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 4:41 AM
High tide at 11:34 AM
Low tide at 5:19 PM
High tide at 11:55 PM

$$

RIZ007-242015-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................6 to 8 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............14 seconds.
Water Temperature...62 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming east in
                    the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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 lower 60s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

Low tide at 4:08 AM
High tide at 11:25 AM
Low tide at 4:46 PM
High tide at 11:46 PM

$$

RIZ006-242015-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....High.
Surf................6 to 10 feet.
Swell...............South 4 to 5 feet.
Period..............14 seconds.
Water Temperature...63 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 6 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No lightning expected.

A high risk of rip currents means dangerous and potentially
life-threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. East winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 5:24 AM
High tide at 12:06 PM
Low tide at 6:02 PM

AT Point Judith...Harbor of Refuge...

Low tide at 4:38 AM
High tide at 11:25 AM
Low tide at 5:22 PM
High tide at 11:47 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 4:19 AM
High tide at 11:14 AM
Low tide at 4:57 PM
High tide at 11:35 PM

$$

RIZ008-242015-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....High.
Surf................6 to 10 feet.
Swell...............South 4 to 5 feet.
Period..............14 seconds.
Water Temperature...63 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 70.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 6 mph, becoming east in
                    the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No lightning expected.

A high risk of rip currents means dangerous and potentially
life-threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the upper 60s. East
winds around 7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 60s.
East winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 4:25 AM
High tide at 11:24 AM
Low tide at 5:40 PM
High tide at 11:40 PM

$$

MAZ019-242015-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...59 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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 around 60. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

High tide at 2:35 AM
Low tide at 8:37 AM
High tide at 2:51 PM
Low tide at 9:05 PM

AT Plymouth...

High tide at 2:37 AM
Low tide at 8:58 AM
High tide at 2:55 PM
Low tide at 9:25 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-242015-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...60 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 80.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

High tide at 2:32 AM
Low tide at 8:36 AM
High tide at 2:47 PM
Low tide at 9:04 PM

$$

MAZ007-242015-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
402 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...61 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

High tide at 2:51 AM
Low tide at 9:17 AM
High tide at 3:09 PM
Low tide at 9:45 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

High tide at 2:32 AM
Low tide at 8:32 AM
High tide at 2:47 PM
Low tide at 9:00 PM

$$

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