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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

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

MAZ022-162115-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....South 1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Water....47 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds 19 to 20 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 clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around
17 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of flurries. Lows in the
upper 20s. West winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 2:46 AM
High tide at 9:00 AM
Low tide at 3:24 PM
High tide at 9:34 PM

AT Hyannisport...

Low tide at 3:40 AM
High tide at 10:44 AM
Low tide at 4:35 PM
High tide at 11:35 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 3:59 AM
High tide at 9:58 AM
Low tide at 4:37 PM
High tide at 10:32 PM

$$

MAZ024-162115-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 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.
South Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Swell....South around 2 feet.
East Coast Period...9 seconds.
South Coast Water....48 degrees.
East Coast Water....46 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 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 clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around
19 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow. Lows in the upper
0s. West winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

Low tide at 4:05 AM
High tide at 10:49 AM
Low tide at 4:58 PM
High tide at 11:37 PM

AT Great Point...

Low tide at 3:57 AM
High tide at 10:30 AM
Low tide at 4:35 PM
High tide at 11:04 PM

$$

MAZ023-162115-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...50 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 21 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 clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 16 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow. Lows in the upper
0s. Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 5:39 AM
Low tide at 12:07 PM
High tide at 5:57 PM
Low tide at 11:45 PM

$$

MAZ020-162115-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 2 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds 16 to 18 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 clear. Lows around 18. Northwest winds around
12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

High tide at 6:33 AM
Low tide at 12:42 PM
High tide at 6:51 PM

$$

RIZ007-162115-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 2 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 17 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 clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 13 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds
around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

High tide at 6:24 AM
Low tide at 12:09 PM
High tide at 6:42 PM
Low tide at 11:47 PM

$$

RIZ006-162115-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 2 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds 15 to 16 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 clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds
around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 12:27 AM
High tide at 7:05 AM
Low tide at 1:25 PM
High tide at 7:23 PM

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

Low tide at 12:13 AM
High tide at 6:34 AM
Low tide at 1:01 PM
High tide at 6:57 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 6:13 AM
Low tide at 12:20 PM
High tide at 6:31 PM
Low tide at 11:58 PM

$$

RIZ008-162115-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...53 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 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 clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around
18 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow. Lows in the lower 30s. West
winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 12:04 AM
High tide at 6:30 AM
Low tide at 12:57 PM
High tide at 6:47 PM

$$

MAZ019-162115-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...47 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds 16 to 18 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 clear. Lows around 19. Northwest winds around
14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow. Lows in the
mid 20s. Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 3:34 AM
High tide at 9:55 AM
Low tide at 4:10 PM
High tide at 10:28 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 3:45 AM
High tide at 9:57 AM
Low tide at 4:19 PM
High tide at 10:29 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-162115-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............West winds 14 to 16 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 clear. Lows around 19. Northwest winds around
12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 30. Northwest winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow. Lows in the lower 20s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 3:29 AM
High tide at 9:47 AM
Low tide at 4:07 PM
High tide at 10:21 PM

$$

MAZ007-162115-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
352 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds 14 to 18 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 clear. Lows around 17. Northwest winds around
14 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 30. Northwest winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow. Lows in the
lower 20s. Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 4:05 AM
High tide at 10:04 AM
Low tide at 4:41 PM
High tide at 10:34 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 3:25 AM
High tide at 9:47 AM
Low tide at 4:03 PM
High tide at 10:21 PM

$$

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