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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

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

MAZ022-172115-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Low.
East Coast Surf.....1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Swell.....Southeast around 2 feet, becoming northeast in
                     the afternoon.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Water....47 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 9 to 11 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of light rain and a slight chance of light
snow. 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 9 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

$$

MAZ024-172115-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 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....Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
South Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Swell....Southwest around 3 feet, becoming south around
                    2 feet in the afternoon.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
South Coast Water....47 degrees.
East Coast Water....45 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 11 to 12 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. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of light rain. Not as cold. Highs
in the mid 40s. South winds around 8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows around 40. West
winds around 10 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

$$

MAZ023-172115-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 1 to 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...50 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 9 to 11 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.

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of light rain and light snow. Not
as cold. Highs in the mid 40s. South winds around 9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the upper 30s.
West winds around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

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

$$

MAZ020-172115-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...50 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 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.

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of light rain and light snow. Not as cold.
Highs in the lower 40s. South winds around 7 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

$$

RIZ007-172115-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
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 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.

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of light rain and a slight chance of light
snow. Not as cold. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds around 7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the upper 30s.
West winds around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

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

$$

RIZ006-172115-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
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 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.

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of light rain and a slight chance of light
snow. Not as cold. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds around 7 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

$$

RIZ008-172115-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
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 mid 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 9 to 11 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.

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of light rain. Not as cool. Highs
in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the lower 40s.
West winds around 12 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

$$

MAZ019-172115-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
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 9 to 10 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of light rain and light snow. Highs in the
upper 30s. Southwest winds around 6 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
around 7 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

$$

MAZ015-016-172115-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Northeast around 1 foot.
Period..............5 seconds.
Water Temperature...47 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of light snow. Highs in the mid 30s. Light
and variable winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
around 6 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

$$

MAZ007-172115-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
331 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Northeast around 1 foot.
Period..............5 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 20s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 9 to 10 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Light and variable
winds.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of light snow. Highs in the mid 30s.
Southwest winds around 6 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. 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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