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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Tropical Storm Gert will pass well southeast of Cape Cod on Wednesday
producing elevated southerly swells. These swells will likely produce
elevated concerns for potentially dangerous rip currents.

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

MAZ007-152015-
Eastern Essex MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, and NEWBURYPORT
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 1 to 2 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of
                    showers.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............South winds 6 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very 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...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds around 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds around
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newburyport...

Low tide at 12:07 AM
High tide at 5:58 AM
Low tide at 12:25 PM
High tide at 6:25 PM

At Gloucester Harbor...

High tide at 5:31 AM
Low tide at 11:37 AM
High tide at 5:55 PM

$$

MAZ015-152015-
Suffolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, and WINTHROP
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming south around
                    7 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very 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...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds around
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds
around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

High tide at 5:31 AM
Low tide at 11:41 AM
High tide at 5:55 PM

$$

MAZ016-152015-
Eastern Norfolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, and WEYMOUTH
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming south around
                    7 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very 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...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds around
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds
around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

High tide at 5:31 AM
Low tide at 11:41 AM
High tide at 5:55 PM

$$

MAZ019-152015-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, and SCITUATE
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. A slight chance of
                    showers.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 9 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
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...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds around
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Scituate Harbor...

High tide at 5:34 AM
Low tide at 11:43 AM
High tide at 6:01 PM

At Plymouth...

High tide at 5:42 AM
Low tide at 12:10 PM
High tide at 6:09 PM

$$

MAZ022-152015-
Barnstable MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, eastHAM, and PROVINCETOWN
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....Southeast around 2 feet.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Water....69 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of showers with
                    isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds
around 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest
winds around 7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nauset Beach...

High tide at 4:44 AM
Low tide at 10:58 AM
High tide at 5:08 PM
Low tide at 11:38 PM

At Hyannisport...

Low tide at 12:01 AM
High tide at 6:38 AM
Low tide at 12:12 PM
High tide at 6:59 PM

At Barnstable Harbor...

High tide at 5:42 AM
Low tide at 12:11 PM
High tide at 6:06 PM

$$

MAZ023-152015-
Dukes MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN and AQUINNAH
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...70 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of showers with
                    isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming south around
                    8 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds around 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest
winds around 7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 1:16 AM
Low tide at 7:11 AM
High tide at 1:47 PM
Low tide at 8:42 PM

$$

MAZ024-152015-
Nantucket MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.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....Southeast around 2 feet.
South Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Swell....Southeast around 2 feet.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
South Coast Water....67 degrees.
East Coast Water....67 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of showers with
                    isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 8 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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. Patchy fog. A chance of showers with
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nantucket...

Low tide at 12:10 AM
High tide at 6:41 AM
Low tide at 12:20 PM
High tide at 7:03 PM

At Great Point...

High tide at 6:14 AM
Low tide at 12:09 PM
High tide at 6:38 PM

$$

RIZ008-152015-
Block Island RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. Showers likely with
                    isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming southeast
                    around 8 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds around 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Block Island...Old Harbor...

High tide at 1:51 AM
Low tide at 7:35 AM
High tide at 2:26 PM
Low tide at 9:32 PM

$$

RIZ006-152015-
Washington RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, and WESTERLY
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of showers with
                    isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming south around
                    7 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northwest winds around 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest
winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Watch Hill Point...

High tide at 2:42 AM
Low tide at 8:29 AM
High tide at 3:13 PM
Low tide at 10:00 PM

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

High tide at 2:00 AM
Low tide at 7:36 AM
High tide at 2:35 PM
Low tide at 9:39 PM

At Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 1:50 AM
Low tide at 7:24 AM
High tide at 2:21 PM
Low tide at 8:55 PM

$$

RIZ007-152015-
Newport RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, and LITTLE COMPTON
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. Showers likely with
                    isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming south around
                    8 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs around 80. West winds
around 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newport...

High tide at 2:01 AM
Low tide at 7:13 AM
High tide at 2:32 PM
Low tide at 8:44 PM

$$

MAZ020-152015-
Southern Bristol MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, and NEW BEDFORD
417 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...70 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Areas of fog. Showers likely with
                    isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the mid 70s.
Winds...............Light and variable winds, becoming south around
                    8 mph in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest
winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Westport Harbor...

High tide at 2:10 AM
Low tide at 7:46 AM
High tide at 2:41 PM
Low tide at 9:17 PM

$$

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