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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

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

MAZ022-162015-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....South around 4 feet.
East Coast Period...7 seconds.
East Coast Water....61 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 15 to 16 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around
19 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 14 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. West winds around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 2:10 AM
High tide at 8:26 AM
Low tide at 2:33 PM
High tide at 8:48 PM

AT Hyannisport...

Low tide at 3:17 AM
High tide at 10:10 AM
Low tide at 3:38 PM
High tide at 10:31 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 3:23 AM
High tide at 9:24 AM
Low tide at 3:46 PM
High tide at 9:46 PM

$$

MAZ024-162015-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 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.....2 to 4 feet.
South Coast Swell....South around 4 feet.
South Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Swell....South 3 to 4 feet.
East Coast Period...8 seconds.
South Coast Water....60 degrees.
East Coast Water....60 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 60s.
WINDS...............West winds around 16 mph, becoming north around
                    17 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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. Lows around 50. North winds around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 16 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds around
8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

Low tide at 3:35 AM
High tide at 10:19 AM
Low tide at 3:56 PM
High tide at 10:41 PM

AT Great Point...

Low tide at 3:21 AM
High tide at 9:56 AM
Low tide at 3:44 PM
High tide at 10:18 PM

$$

MAZ023-162015-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest around 4 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...61 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 14 to 16 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around
19 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. West winds around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 4:59 AM
Low tide at 11:52 AM
High tide at 5:27 PM

$$

MAZ020-162015-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 3 to 5 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...62 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 12 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds around
14 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds around
6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 12:26 AM
High tide at 5:53 AM
Low tide at 12:27 PM
High tide at 6:21 PM

$$

RIZ007-162015-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 3 to 5 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...62 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 12 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds around
14 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. West winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

High tide at 5:44 AM
Low tide at 11:54 AM
High tide at 6:12 PM

$$

RIZ006-162015-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 3 to 5 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...63 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 12 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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 clear. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds around
13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around 8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds around
6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 1:09 AM
High tide at 6:25 AM
Low tide at 1:10 PM
High tide at 6:53 PM

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

Low tide at 12:13 AM
High tide at 5:59 AM
Low tide at 12:31 PM
High tide at 6:28 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 12:04 AM
High tide at 5:33 AM
Low tide at 12:05 PM
High tide at 6:01 PM

$$

RIZ008-162015-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 3 to 5 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...63 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 15 to 16 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around
1 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 12:00 AM
High tide at 5:53 AM
Low tide at 12:19 PM
High tide at 6:16 PM

$$

MAZ019-162015-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...60 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 15 to 16 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - Low.
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. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds around
18 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around
8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 2:56 AM
High tide at 9:19 AM
Low tide at 3:21 PM
High tide at 9:42 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 3:08 AM
High tide at 9:21 AM
Low tide at 3:33 PM
High tide at 9:45 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-162015-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 2 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...61 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 14 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - Low.
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 clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds around
8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around
8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 2:53 AM
High tide at 9:13 AM
Low tide at 3:16 PM
High tide at 9:35 PM

$$

MAZ007-162015-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
411 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...61 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 60s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 16 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - Low.
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 clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 16 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds around 9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around
10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 3:29 AM
High tide at 9:29 AM
Low tide at 3:54 PM
High tide at 9:54 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 2:49 AM
High tide at 9:13 AM
Low tide at 3:12 PM
High tide at 9:35 PM

$$

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