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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

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

MAZ007-122015-
Eastern Essex MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, and NEWBURYPORT
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Showers likely.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............South winds 6 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...4 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newburyport...

High tide at 3:20 AM
Low tide at 9:51 AM
High tide at 3:47 PM
Low tide at 10:16 PM

At Gloucester Harbor...

High tide at 2:54 AM
Low tide at 9:05 AM
High tide at 3:21 PM
Low tide at 9:30 PM

$$

MAZ015-122015-
Suffolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, and WINTHROP
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...67 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Showers likely.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 7 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...4 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

High tide at 2:54 AM
Low tide at 9:09 AM
High tide at 3:21 PM
Low tide at 9:34 PM

$$

MAZ016-122015-
Eastern Norfolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, and WEYMOUTH
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...67 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Showers likely.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 7 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...4 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

High tide at 2:54 AM
Low tide at 9:09 AM
High tide at 3:21 PM
Low tide at 9:34 PM

$$

MAZ019-122015-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, and SCITUATE
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...67 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Showers likely.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 7 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...4 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Scituate Harbor...

High tide at 2:54 AM
Low tide at 9:09 AM
High tide at 3:21 PM
Low tide at 9:34 PM

At Plymouth...

High tide at 3:05 AM
Low tide at 9:37 AM
High tide at 3:32 PM
Low tide at 10:01 PM

$$

MAZ022-122015-
Barnstable MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, eastHAM, and PROVINCETOWN
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Low.
East Coast Surf.....1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Swell.....Southeast around 1 foot.
East Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Water....68 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............South winds 7 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...3 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nauset Beach...

High tide at 2:07 AM
Low tide at 8:26 AM
High tide at 2:34 PM
Low tide at 8:51 PM

At Hyannisport...

High tide at 3:56 AM
Low tide at 9:47 AM
High tide at 4:26 PM
Low tide at 10:12 PM

At Barnstable Harbor...

High tide at 3:05 AM
Low tide at 9:39 AM
High tide at 3:32 PM
Low tide at 10:04 PM

$$

MAZ023-122015-
Dukes MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN and AQUINNAH
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers and a chance of
                    thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............South winds 8 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...3 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around
12 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 4:43 AM
High tide at 11:03 AM
Low tide at 5:10 PM
High tide at 11:26 PM

$$

MAZ024-122015-
Nantucket MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
South Coast Rip Current Risk....Low.
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Low.
South Coast Surf....1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Surf.....1 to 2 feet.
South Coast Swell....Southeast around 1 foot.
South Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Swell....South around 1 foot.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
South Coast Water....66 degrees.
East Coast Water....65 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............South winds 8 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...3 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Very infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds around 13 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nantucket...

High tide at 4:01 AM
Low tide at 9:50 AM
High tide at 4:29 PM
Low tide at 10:16 PM

At Great Point...

High tide at 3:37 AM
Low tide at 9:37 AM
High tide at 4:04 PM
Low tide at 10:02 PM

$$

RIZ008-122015-
Block Island RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers with isolated
                    thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............South winds 7 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...3 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds around
12 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 5:07 AM
High tide at 11:37 AM
Low tide at 5:43 PM
High tide at 11:58 PM

$$

RIZ006-122015-
Washington RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, and WESTERLY
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers and a slight chance
                    of thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...3 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Watch Hill Point...

High tide at 12:01 AM
Low tide at 6:01 AM
High tide at 12:29 PM
Low tide at 6:28 PM

At Point Judith...Harbor of Refuge...

Low tide at 5:07 AM
High tide at 11:48 AM
Low tide at 5:49 PM

At Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 4:56 AM
High tide at 11:37 AM
Low tide at 5:23 PM

$$

RIZ007-122015-
Newport RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, and LITTLE COMPTON
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers with isolated
                    thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............South winds 6 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...3 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newport...

Low tide at 4:45 AM
High tide at 11:48 AM
Low tide at 5:12 PM

$$

MAZ020-122015-
Southern Bristol MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, and NEW BEDFORD
426 AM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...70 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers and a slight chance
                    of thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............South winds 6 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...3 - Moderate.
Lightning Threat....Infrequent 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. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 5:18 AM
High tide at 11:57 AM
Low tide at 5:45 PM

$$

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