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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.For the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and Massachusetts...
Increasing south swell from Jose will result in a moderate risk for
rip currents along exposed south-facing beaches.

MAZ007-162015-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............11 seconds.
Water Temperature...64 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of dense fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming east around
                    6 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
Light and variable winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 2:52 AM
High tide at 8:46 AM
Low tide at 3:11 PM
High tide at 9:10 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 2:05 AM
High tide at 8:27 AM
Low tide at 2:24 PM
High tide at 8:46 PM

$$

MAZ015-162015-
Suffolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, and Winthrop
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............11 seconds.
Water Temperature...64 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of dense fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming east around
                    5 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 2:09 AM
High tide at 8:27 AM
Low tide at 2:28 PM
High tide at 8:46 PM

$$

MAZ016-162015-
Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............11 seconds.
Water Temperature...64 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of dense fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming east around
                    5 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 2:09 AM
High tide at 8:27 AM
Low tide at 2:28 PM
High tide at 8:46 PM

$$

MAZ019-162015-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............11 seconds.
Water Temperature...64 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of dense fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming east around
                    5 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 2:13 AM
High tide at 8:33 AM
Low tide at 2:33 PM
High tide at 8:55 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 2:30 AM
High tide at 8:35 AM
Low tide at 2:51 PM
High tide at 8:59 PM

$$

MAZ022-162015-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Low.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 3 feet.
East Coast Swell.....South around 3 feet.
East Coast Period...11 seconds.
East Coast Water....66 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 70.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Highs in the upper 60s. East
winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 1:26 AM
High tide at 7:40 AM
Low tide at 1:45 PM
High tide at 7:59 PM

AT Hyannisport...

Low tide at 2:39 AM
High tide at 9:25 AM
Low tide at 2:47 PM
High tide at 9:41 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 2:39 AM
High tide at 8:38 AM
Low tide at 2:58 PM
High tide at 8:57 PM

$$

MAZ023-162015-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................2 to 3 feet.
Swell...............South around 3 feet.
Period..............11 seconds.
Water Temperature...67 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 6 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Highs around 70. East winds
around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 4:14 AM
Low tide at 10:47 AM
High tide at 4:48 PM

$$

MAZ024-162015-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
South Coast Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Low.
South Coast Surf....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 3 feet.
South Coast Swell....South around 3 feet.
South Coast Period...11 seconds.
East Coast Swell....South around 3 feet.
East Coast Period...11 seconds.
South Coast Water....65 degrees.
East Coast Water....64 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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.

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. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Highs in the upper 60s. East
winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

Low tide at 2:57 AM
High tide at 9:34 AM
Low tide at 3:05 PM
High tide at 9:51 PM

AT Great Point...

Low tide at 2:37 AM
High tide at 9:10 AM
Low tide at 2:56 PM
High tide at 9:29 PM

$$

RIZ008-162015-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................5 to 7 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............13 seconds.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 70.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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 cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the upper 60s. East
winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. East
winds around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

High tide at 5:08 AM
Low tide at 11:24 AM
High tide at 5:38 PM

$$

RIZ006-162015-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................5 to 7 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............13 seconds.
Water Temperature...69 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. Areas of dense fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 6 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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 cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the mid 70s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 12:40 AM
High tide at 5:40 AM
Low tide at 12:05 PM
High tide at 6:14 PM

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

High tide at 5:08 AM
Low tide at 11:34 AM
High tide at 5:45 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 4:48 AM
Low tide at 11:00 AM
High tide at 5:22 PM

$$

RIZ007-162015-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................5 to 7 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............12 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. Areas of dense fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming south around
                    7 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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 cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

High tide at 4:59 AM
Low tide at 10:49 AM
High tide at 5:33 PM

$$

MAZ020-162015-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
436 AM EDT Sat Sep 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................Around 3 feet.
Swell...............South around 3 feet.
Period..............12 seconds.
Water Temperature...67 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny. Areas of dense fog.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 70s.
WINDS...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 6 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s.
East winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

High tide at 5:08 AM
Low tide at 11:22 AM
High tide at 5:42 PM

$$

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