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000 FZUS51 KBOX 130825 SRFBOX SURF ZONE FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .For the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and Massachusetts... MAZ022-132115- Barnstable MA- Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate. East Coast Surf.....3 to 4 feet. East Coast Swell.....Southeast 3 to 4 feet. East Coast Period...10 seconds. East Coast Water....49 degrees. WEATHER.............Partly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s. WINDS...............Breezy. West winds 23 to 28 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. 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. A chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 23 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds around 13 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds around 17 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Nauset Beach... Low tide at 12:19 AM High tide at 6:40 AM Low tide at 12:57 PM High tide at 7:09 PM AT Hyannisport... Low tide at 1:19 AM High tide at 8:28 AM Low tide at 2:11 PM High tide at 9:02 PM AT Barnstable Harbor... Low tide at 1:32 AM High tide at 7:38 AM Low tide at 2:10 PM High tide at 8:07 PM $$ MAZ024-132115- Nantucket MA- Including the beaches of Nantucket 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... South Coast Rip Current Risk....Moderate. East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate. South Coast Surf....2 to 4 feet. East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet. South Coast Swell....South around 3 feet in the morning, becoming light. South Coast Period...6 seconds. East Coast Swell....South around 3 feet, becoming east around 2 feet in the afternoon. East Coast Period...8 seconds. South Coast Water....50 degrees. East Coast Water....49 degrees. WEATHER.............Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow showers. HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s. WINDS...............Windy. West winds 28 to 33 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. LIGHTNING THREAT....No lightning expected. A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night. .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely. Lows around 30. Breezy. West winds around 25 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around 14 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around 17 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Nantucket... Low tide at 1:43 AM High tide at 8:35 AM Low tide at 2:32 PM High tide at 9:09 PM AT Great Point... Low tide at 1:30 AM High tide at 8:10 AM Low tide at 2:08 PM High tide at 8:39 PM $$ MAZ023-132115- Dukes MA- Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............South around 3 feet in the morning, becoming light. Period..............6 seconds. Water Temperature...51 degrees. WEATHER.............Partly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s. WINDS...............Windy. West winds 26 to 30 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. 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. Snow likely. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 23 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around 13 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds around 15 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Squibnocket Point... High tide at 3:14 AM Low tide at 10:32 AM High tide at 3:37 PM Low tide at 10:12 PM $$ MAZ020-132115- Southern Bristol MA- Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............South around 4 feet in the morning, becoming light. Period..............6 seconds. Water Temperature...51 degrees. WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30. WINDS...............Breezy. West winds 21 to 26 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. LIGHTNING THREAT....No lightning expected. A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night. .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 17 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around 11 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 18. Northwest winds around 12 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Westport Harbor... High tide at 4:08 AM Low tide at 11:07 AM High tide at 4:31 PM Low tide at 10:47 PM $$ RIZ007-132115- Newport RI- Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............South around 4 feet in the morning, becoming light. Period..............7 seconds. Water Temperature...52 degrees. WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30. WINDS...............Breezy. West winds 21 to 25 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. 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. A chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 17 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around 12 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 20. Northwest winds around 12 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Newport... High tide at 3:59 AM Low tide at 10:34 AM High tide at 4:22 PM Low tide at 10:14 PM $$ RIZ006-132115- Washington RI- Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............South around 4 feet, becoming east around 1 feet in the afternoon. Period..............8 seconds. Water Temperature...53 degrees. WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30. WINDS...............West winds 19 to 23 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. LIGHTNING THREAT....No lightning expected. A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night. .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 15 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 19. Northwest winds around 10 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Watch Hill Point... High tide at 4:40 AM Low tide at 11:50 AM High tide at 5:03 PM Low tide at 11:30 PM AT Point Judith...Harbor of Refuge... High tide at 4:14 AM Low tide at 10:56 AM High tide at 4:42 PM Low tide at 11:01 PM AT Narragansett Pier... High tide at 3:48 AM Low tide at 10:45 AM High tide at 4:11 PM Low tide at 10:25 PM $$ RIZ008-132115- Block Island RI- Including the beaches of Block Island 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............South around 4 feet, becoming southeast around 1 foot in the afternoon. Period..............9 seconds. Water Temperature...53 degrees. WEATHER.............Partly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s. WINDS...............Windy. West winds 29 to 33 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. 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. Snow likely. Lows around 30. West winds around 23 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around 13 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around 16 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Block Island...Old Harbor... High tide at 4:13 AM Low tide at 10:48 AM High tide at 4:31 PM Low tide at 10:51 PM $$ MAZ019-132115- Eastern Plymouth MA- Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston, Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet. Period..............9 seconds. Water Temperature...48 degrees. WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30. WINDS...............Breezy. West winds 20 to 26 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. LIGHTNING THREAT....No lightning expected. A moderate risk of rip currents implies that individuals planning to enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure to swim within sight of a lifeguard, and never alone or at night. .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow. Lows in the lower 0s. West winds around 18 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds around 14 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 18. West winds around 14 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Scituate Harbor... Low tide at 1:03 AM High tide at 7:31 AM Low tide at 1:42 PM High tide at 8:01 PM AT Plymouth... Low tide at 1:15 AM High tide at 7:33 AM Low tide at 1:50 PM High tide at 8:02 PM $$ MAZ015-016-132115- Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA- Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop, Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet. Period..............9 seconds. Water Temperature...49 degrees. WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 20s. WINDS...............West winds 19 to 24 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. 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. A slight chance of snow. Lows in the lower 0s. West winds around 16 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow. Highs around 30. West winds around 13 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 16. West winds around 12 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Boston... Low tide at 1:02 AM High tide at 7:27 AM Low tide at 1:40 PM High tide at 7:56 PM $$ MAZ007-132115- Eastern Essex MA- Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport 325 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017 .Today... Rip Current Risk....Moderate. Surf................2 to 4 feet. Swell...............Southeast 2 to 3 feet. Period..............9 seconds. Water Temperature...49 degrees. WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30. WINDS...............Breezy. West winds 20 to 25 mph. ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low. 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 20s. West winds around 18 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 30. West winds around 16 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 17. West winds around 15 mph. TIDE INFORMATION... AT Newburyport... Low tide at 1:35 AM High tide at 7:37 AM Low tide at 2:11 PM High tide at 8:05 PM AT Gloucester Harbor... 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