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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.For the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and Massachusetts...
Milder and moister air will move over the waters thru Fri on
southwest winds. Expect rain tonight into early Fri. A cold front
will sweep across the waters Fri afternoon afterwhich high  pressure
returns on Sat. The high will move offshore east of Cape  Cod Sat
night and may be quickly trailed by a coastal low passing  southeast
of Nantucket early Sun. Another high pressure area will  build over
the waters on Mon.

MAZ022-160915-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....South 3 to 4 feet.
East Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Water....43 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............West winds 10 to 15 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Breezy. Northwest
winds around 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 11 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 4:39 AM
High tide at 10:48 AM
Low tide at 5:07 PM
High tide at 11:16 PM

AT Hyannisport...

High tide at 12:29 AM
Low tide at 5:41 AM
High tide at 12:32 PM
Low tide at 6:21 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 5:52 AM
High tide at 11:46 AM
Low tide at 6:20 PM

$$

MAZ024-160915-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
South Coast Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
South Coast Surf....4 to 6 feet.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
South Coast Swell....Southeast around 2 feet, becoming southwest
                     around 6 feet in the afternoon.
South Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Swell....South 3 to 5 feet.
East Coast Period...9 seconds.
South Coast Water....40 degrees.
East Coast Water....42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 40s.
WINDS...............West 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds
around 22 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
around 11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s.
Southeast winds around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

High tide at 12:26 AM
Low tide at 5:57 AM
High tide at 12:32 PM
Low tide at 6:34 PM

AT Great Point...

High tide at 12:10 AM
Low tide at 5:50 AM
High tide at 12:18 PM
Low tide at 6:18 PM

$$

MAZ023-160915-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................4 to 6 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 6 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...39 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............West winds 11 to 15 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 19 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Snow with rain likely. Lows in the lower
30s. Southeast winds around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 1:15 AM
High tide at 7:15 AM
Low tide at 1:49 PM
High tide at 7:33 PM

$$

MAZ020-160915-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................4 to 6 feet.
Swell...............South 4 to 6 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...38 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 50.
WINDS...............West winds 8 to 13 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 14 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. East winds around
8 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Lows around 30. Southeast winds
around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 1:50 AM
High tide at 8:09 AM
Low tide at 2:24 PM
High tide at 8:27 PM

$$

RIZ007-160915-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................4 to 6 feet.
Swell...............South 4 to 6 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...39 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 9 to 14 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 14 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. East winds around
8 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

Low tide at 1:17 AM
High tide at 8:00 AM
Low tide at 1:51 PM
High tide at 8:18 PM

$$

RIZ006-160915-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................4 to 6 feet.
Swell...............South 4 to 6 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...40 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 50s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 8 to 13 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. East winds around
7 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 2:33 AM
High tide at 8:41 AM
Low tide at 3:07 PM
High tide at 8:59 PM

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

Low tide at 1:49 AM
High tide at 8:04 AM
Low tide at 2:11 PM
High tide at 8:23 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 1:28 AM
High tide at 7:49 AM
Low tide at 2:02 PM
High tide at 8:07 PM

$$

RIZ008-160915-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................4 to 6 feet.
Swell...............South 4 to 6 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...40 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............West winds 13 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds
around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. East winds around
9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain with snow likely. Lows in the lower
30s. Southeast winds around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 1:28 AM
High tide at 7:51 AM
Low tide at 2:05 PM
High tide at 8:05 PM

$$

MAZ019-160915-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. A chance of showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............West winds 9 to 14 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 19 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
around 9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Lows around 30. Southeast winds
around 8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 5:24 AM
High tide at 11:38 AM
Low tide at 5:53 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 5:46 AM
High tide at 11:43 AM
Low tide at 6:13 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-160915-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 50s.
WINDS...............West winds 9 to 14 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 16 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
8 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Lows around 30. Southeast winds
around 7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 5:22 AM
High tide at 11:35 AM
Low tide at 5:50 PM

$$

MAZ007-160915-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
332 PM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 1 to 2 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 40s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds 10 to 15 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds
around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the lower 30s. Southwest winds
around 9 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Lows around 30. South winds around
9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 6:05 AM
High tide at 11:56 AM
Low tide at 6:35 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 5:18 AM
High tide at 11:35 AM
Low tide at 5:46 PM

$$

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