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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

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

MAZ022-172115-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....Northeast around 4 feet.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Water....43 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............North winds around 8 mph, becoming southeast in
                    the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 13 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds around
6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 5:19 AM
High tide at 11:26 AM
Low tide at 5:45 PM
High tide at 11:53 PM

AT Hyannisport...

High tide at 1:07 AM
Low tide at 6:27 AM
High tide at 1:13 PM
Low tide at 7:03 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

High tide at 12:14 AM
Low tide at 6:32 AM
High tide at 12:24 PM
Low tide at 6:58 PM

$$

MAZ024-172115-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.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....Southwest around 4 feet, becoming east around
                     3 feet in the afternoon.
South Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Swell....East around 4 feet, becoming northeast in the
                    afternoon.
East Coast Period...8 seconds.
South Coast Water....39 degrees.
East Coast Water....42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............North winds around 10 mph, becoming southeast
                    around 9 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 14 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds around
7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

High tide at 1:04 AM
Low tide at 6:37 AM
High tide at 1:13 PM
Low tide at 7:11 PM

AT Great Point...

High tide at 12:46 AM
Low tide at 6:30 AM
High tide at 12:56 PM
Low tide at 6:56 PM

$$

MAZ023-172115-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...38 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 9 mph, becoming
                    southeast around 10 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 13 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. West winds around
6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 1:54 AM
High tide at 7:51 AM
Low tide at 2:20 PM
High tide at 8:10 PM

$$

MAZ020-172115-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...37 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 30s.
WINDS...............North winds around 6 mph, becoming southeast
                    around 9 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Light and variable
winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 2:29 AM
High tide at 8:45 AM
Low tide at 2:55 PM
High tide at 9:04 PM

$$

RIZ007-172115-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...38 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 30s.
WINDS...............North winds around 7 mph, becoming southeast
                    around 8 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

Low tide at 1:56 AM
High tide at 8:36 AM
Low tide at 2:22 PM
High tide at 8:55 PM

$$

RIZ006-172115-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...40 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 30s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 6 mph, becoming
                    southeast around 8 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Light and variable
winds.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 3:12 AM
High tide at 9:17 AM
Low tide at 3:38 PM
High tide at 9:36 PM

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

Low tide at 2:25 AM
High tide at 8:39 AM
Low tide at 2:37 PM
High tide at 8:56 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 2:07 AM
High tide at 8:25 AM
Low tide at 2:33 PM
High tide at 8:44 PM

$$

RIZ008-172115-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...40 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 10 mph, becoming
                    southeast around 11 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds around
14 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds
around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 2:01 AM
High tide at 8:24 AM
Low tide at 2:28 PM
High tide at 8:41 PM

$$

MAZ019-172115-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Northeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............North winds around 7 mph, becoming southeast in
                    the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy, snow. Lows around 30. Southeast winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

High tide at 12:04 AM
Low tide at 6:03 AM
High tide at 12:14 PM
Low tide at 6:29 PM

AT Plymouth...

High tide at 12:08 AM
Low tide at 6:27 AM
High tide at 12:22 PM
Low tide at 6:53 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-172115-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Northeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............North winds around 6 mph, becoming southeast
                    around 8 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy, snow. Lows around 30. South winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Southwest winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

High tide at 12:03 AM
Low tide at 6:02 AM
High tide at 12:13 PM
Low tide at 6:28 PM

$$

MAZ007-172115-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
349 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Northeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 6 mph, becoming south
                    around 7 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - Moderate.
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...Cloudy, snow. Lows around 30. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds
around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

High tide at 12:21 AM
Low tide at 6:46 AM
High tide at 12:36 PM
Low tide at 7:13 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

High tide at 12:03 AM
Low tide at 5:58 AM
High tide at 12:13 PM
Low tide at 6:24 PM

$$

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