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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

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

MAZ022-122115-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....East 1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Water....49 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 14 to 18 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
Southwest winds around 14 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Colder. Highs in the lower 30s. Breezy.
West winds around 26 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Windy. West
winds around 31 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

High tide at 5:43 AM
Low tide at 11:57 AM
High tide at 6:09 PM

AT Hyannisport...

Low tide at 12:27 AM
High tide at 7:34 AM
Low tide at 1:08 PM
High tide at 7:59 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 12:34 AM
High tide at 6:41 AM
Low tide at 1:10 PM
High tide at 7:07 PM

$$

MAZ024-122115-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 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 1 to 2 feet.
South Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Swell....South 1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Period...9 seconds.
South Coast Water....50 degrees.
East Coast Water....48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 14 to 16 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
West winds around 16 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow showers. Colder. Highs in
the mid 30s. Breezy. West winds around 29 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Windy. West
winds around 33 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

Low tide at 12:49 AM
High tide at 7:41 AM
Low tide at 1:31 PM
High tide at 8:08 PM

AT Great Point...

Low tide at 12:32 AM
High tide at 7:13 AM
Low tide at 1:08 PM
High tide at 7:39 PM

$$

MAZ023-122115-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 1 to 2 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............South winds 16 to 17 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 16 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow showers. Colder.
Highs in the lower 30s. Breezy. West winds around 28 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Breezy. West
winds around 29 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 2:13 AM
Low tide at 9:47 AM
High tide at 2:38 PM
Low tide at 9:45 PM

$$

MAZ020-122115-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot, becoming southeast around 2
                    feet in the afternoon.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...53 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............South winds 12 to 14 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Colder. Highs around 30. West winds around
1 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds
around 23 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

High tide at 3:07 AM
Low tide at 10:22 AM
High tide at 3:32 PM
Low tide at 10:20 PM

$$

RIZ007-122115-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot, becoming south around 2
                    feet in the afternoon.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...53 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............South winds around 12 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Colder. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds
around 22 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds
around 23 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

High tide at 2:58 AM
Low tide at 9:49 AM
High tide at 3:23 PM
Low tide at 9:47 PM

$$

RIZ006-122115-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Light swells, becoming south around 2 feet in
                    the afternoon.
Period..............5 seconds.
Water Temperature...54 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. A chance of rain and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............South winds 11 to 12 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Colder. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds
around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds
around 21 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

High tide at 3:39 AM
Low tide at 11:05 AM
High tide at 4:04 PM
Low tide at 11:03 PM

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

High tide at 3:14 AM
Low tide at 10:02 AM
High tide at 3:45 PM
Low tide at 10:17 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 2:47 AM
Low tide at 10:00 AM
High tide at 3:12 PM
Low tide at 9:58 PM

$$

RIZ008-122115-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Light swells, becoming south around 2 feet in
                    the afternoon.
Period..............5 seconds.
Water Temperature...54 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. A chance of rain and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 50s.
WINDS...............South winds around 17 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. West winds around 18 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow showers. Colder. Highs in
the mid 30s. Windy. West winds around 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Windy. West
winds around 32 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

High tide at 3:18 AM
Low tide at 9:54 AM
High tide at 3:37 PM
Low tide at 10:06 PM

$$

MAZ019-122115-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 12 to 13 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 20s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Colder. Highs around 30. West winds around
2 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds
around 24 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 12:05 AM
High tide at 6:33 AM
Low tide at 12:41 PM
High tide at 7:00 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 12:18 AM
High tide at 6:34 AM
Low tide at 12:52 PM
High tide at 7:01 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-122115-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...49 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely, a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms and freezing rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 40s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 10 to 11 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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 mid 20s. Southwest winds around
9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Colder. Highs in the upper 20s. West winds
around 19 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 19. West winds around
1 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 12:04 AM
High tide at 6:30 AM
Low tide at 12:40 PM
High tide at 6:56 PM

$$

MAZ007-122115-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
406 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...49 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain likely with possible freezing rain
                    and thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 40s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 12 to 15 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent 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. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 20s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Colder. Highs around 30. West winds around
1 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds
around 24 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 12:39 AM
High tide at 6:40 AM
Low tide at 1:13 PM
High tide at 7:06 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 12:00 AM
High tide at 6:30 AM
Low tide at 12:36 PM
High tide at 6:56 PM

$$

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