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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

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

MAZ022-162115-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....East around 4 feet.
East Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Water....52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 50s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 14 to 19 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...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
West winds around 21 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around
3 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds around
17 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 2:29 AM
High tide at 8:43 AM
Low tide at 3:00 PM
High tide at 9:11 PM

AT Hyannisport...

Low tide at 3:28 AM
High tide at 10:28 AM
Low tide at 4:13 PM
High tide at 11:06 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 3:42 AM
High tide at 9:41 AM
Low tide at 4:13 PM
High tide at 10:09 PM

$$

MAZ024-162115-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
406 AM EST Thu Nov 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.....3 to 4 feet.
South Coast Swell....East around 4 feet.
South Coast Period...10 seconds.
East Coast Swell....East around 4 feet.
East Coast Period...10 seconds.
South Coast Water....54 degrees.
East Coast Water....52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............South winds 17 to 22 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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. West winds around
3 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 23 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds around
17 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

Low tide at 3:48 AM
High tide at 10:35 AM
Low tide at 4:30 PM
High tide at 11:14 PM

AT Great Point...

Low tide at 3:40 AM
High tide at 10:13 AM
Low tide at 4:11 PM
High tide at 10:41 PM

$$

MAZ023-162115-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....High.
Surf................3 to 5 feet.
Swell...............East 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...56 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............South winds 17 to 22 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A high risk of rip currents means dangerous and potentially
life-threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. West winds around 22 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 21 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds
around 14 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 5:18 AM
Low tide at 11:54 AM
High tide at 5:39 PM
Low tide at 11:38 PM

$$

MAZ020-162115-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East 1 to 2 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...56 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 50s.
WINDS...............South winds 13 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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds around
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds
around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

High tide at 6:12 AM
Low tide at 12:29 PM
High tide at 6:33 PM

$$

RIZ007-162115-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East 1 to 2 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...57 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds around 15 mph, becoming south
                    around 18 mph in the afternoon.
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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds around
16 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 16 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds
around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

High tide at 6:03 AM
Low tide at 11:56 AM
High tide at 6:24 PM
Low tide at 11:40 PM

$$

RIZ006-162115-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...57 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds around 14 mph, becoming
                    southwest around 16 mph in the afternoon.
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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds around
14 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds
around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 12:30 AM
High tide at 6:44 AM
Low tide at 1:12 PM
High tide at 7:05 PM

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

Low tide at 12:10 AM
High tide at 6:17 AM
Low tide at 12:47 PM
High tide at 6:40 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 5:52 AM
Low tide at 12:07 PM
High tide at 6:13 PM
Low tide at 11:51 PM

$$

RIZ008-162115-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...58 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds around 19 mph, becoming
                    southwest in the afternoon.
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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. West winds around
4 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds around
1 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Northwest winds around
13 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

High tide at 6:09 AM
Low tide at 12:36 PM
High tide at 6:26 PM

$$

MAZ019-162115-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....High.
Surf................3 to 5 feet.
Swell...............East around 4 feet.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 50s.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 12 to 16 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A high risk of rip currents means dangerous and potentially
life-threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds around
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 17 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds
around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 3:16 AM
High tide at 9:38 AM
Low tide at 3:49 PM
High tide at 10:07 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 3:26 AM
High tide at 9:41 AM
Low tide at 3:57 PM
High tide at 10:09 PM

$$

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

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....High.
Surf................3 to 5 feet.
Swell...............East 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 10 to 11 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A high risk of rip currents means dangerous and potentially
life-threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds around
13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 14 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. West winds around
9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 3:12 AM
High tide at 9:30 AM
Low tide at 3:43 PM
High tide at 9:58 PM

$$

MAZ007-162115-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
406 AM EST Thu Nov 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....High.
Surf................3 to 5 feet.
Swell...............East 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...53 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............Southeast winds 13 to 14 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...0 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....Very infrequent lightning expected.

A high risk of rip currents means dangerous and potentially
life-threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. West winds around 14 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds around
18 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Northwest winds around
12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 3:47 AM
High tide at 9:48 AM
Low tide at 4:19 PM
High tide at 10:15 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 3:08 AM
High tide at 9:30 AM
Low tide at 3:39 PM
High tide at 9:58 PM

$$

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