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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.For the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and Massachusetts...
A cold front will cross the waters this evening. High pres builds
over New Eng Sun, then a warm front will lift across the waters
Mon. Another cold front will sweep across New Eng and the coastal
waters Tue night followed by gusty winds Wed.

MAZ022-170915-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Low.
East Coast Surf.....1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Swell.....South around 2 feet, becoming northeast in the
                     afternoon.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Water....47 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny. Isolated snow showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 7 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers. Lows
in the mid 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers. Not as cold.
Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around 7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the upper 30s.
West winds around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 3:28 AM
High tide at 9:40 AM
Low tide at 4:04 PM
High tide at 10:14 PM

AT Hyannisport...

Low tide at 4:22 AM
High tide at 11:24 AM
Low tide at 5:16 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 4:41 AM
High tide at 10:38 AM
Low tide at 5:17 PM
High tide at 11:12 PM

$$

MAZ024-170915-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
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....Southwest 3 to 4 feet.
South Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Swell....Southwest around 3 feet, becoming north in the
                    afternoon.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
South Coast Water....48 degrees.
East Coast Water....46 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 8 to 10 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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers. Not as cold.
Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows around 40. West
winds around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

Low tide at 4:47 AM
High tide at 11:26 AM
Low tide at 5:38 PM

AT Great Point...

Low tide at 4:39 AM
High tide at 11:10 AM
Low tide at 5:15 PM
High tide at 11:44 PM

$$

MAZ023-170915-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...50 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 7 to 9 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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers. Lows in the
mid 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers. Not as cold.
Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the upper 30s.
West winds around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 6:18 AM
Low tide at 12:43 PM
High tide at 6:36 PM

$$

MAZ020-170915-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 6 to 8 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers. Lows in the
lower 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers. Not as cold.
Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the mid 30s. West
winds around 7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 12:20 AM
High tide at 7:12 AM
Low tide at 1:18 PM
High tide at 7:30 PM

$$

RIZ007-170915-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 6 to 8 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers. Lows in the
mid 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers. Not as cold.
Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds around
7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

High tide at 7:03 AM
Low tide at 12:45 PM
High tide at 7:21 PM

$$

RIZ006-170915-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 6 to 7 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the mid
0s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers and a slight chance of
showers. Not as cold. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds around
7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 1:03 AM
High tide at 7:44 AM
Low tide at 2:01 PM
High tide at 8:02 PM

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

Low tide at 12:44 AM
High tide at 7:12 AM
Low tide at 1:36 PM
High tide at 7:35 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 6:52 AM
Low tide at 12:56 PM
High tide at 7:10 PM

$$

RIZ008-170915-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...53 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 7 to 8 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the lower
30s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Not as cool. Highs in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. West winds
around 11 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 12:33 AM
High tide at 7:10 AM
Low tide at 1:34 PM
High tide at 7:26 PM

$$

MAZ019-170915-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Northeast around 1 foot.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...47 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 7 to 9 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the
lower 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers, a slight chance of
showers and freezing drizzle. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of freezing drizzle.
Not as cold. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 4:15 AM
High tide at 10:34 AM
Low tide at 4:50 PM
High tide at 11:07 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 4:29 AM
High tide at 10:36 AM
Low tide at 5:01 PM
High tide at 11:07 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-170915-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Northeast 1 to 2 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 20s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 6 to 8 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the
lower 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers and a slight chance of
freezing drizzle. Highs in the mid 30s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of freezing drizzle.
Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 4:11 AM
High tide at 10:27 AM
Low tide at 4:47 PM
High tide at 11:01 PM

$$

MAZ007-170915-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
342 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Northeast 1 to 2 feet.
Period..............5 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 20s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 8 to 9 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the
mid 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers and a slight chance of
freezing drizzle. Highs in the mid 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of freezing drizzle
and snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 4:50 AM
High tide at 10:45 AM
Low tide at 5:24 PM
High tide at 11:15 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 4:07 AM
High tide at 10:27 AM
Low tide at 4:43 PM
High tide at 11:01 PM

$$

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