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230 FZUS51 KBOX 190800 SRFBOX 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 $$ For the latest updates...please visit our webpage at www.weather.gov/boston You can follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/NWSBoston You can follow us on Twitter at @NWSBoston

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