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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

MAZ007-190815-
Eastern Essex MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, and NEWBURYPORT
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....Around 80.
Winds...............Southwest winds around 7 mph, becoming
                    southeast in the afternoon.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds
around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newburyport...

Low tide at 4:09 AM
High tide at 10:02 AM
Low tide at 4:23 PM
High tide at 10:24 PM

At Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 3:20 AM
High tide at 9:38 AM
Low tide at 3:36 PM
High tide at 9:56 PM

$$

MAZ015-190815-
Suffolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, and WINTHROP
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the mid 80s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 7 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - 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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

Low tide at 3:24 AM
High tide at 9:38 AM
Low tide at 3:40 PM
High tide at 9:56 PM

$$

MAZ016-190815-
Eastern Norfolk MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, and WEYMOUTH
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 3 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the mid 80s.
Winds...............South winds 5 to 7 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - 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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

Low tide at 3:24 AM
High tide at 9:38 AM
Low tide at 3:40 PM
High tide at 9:56 PM

$$

MAZ019-190815-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, and SCITUATE
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast 2 to 3 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...68 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers with isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............South winds 7 to 8 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...7 - High.
Lightning Threat....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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 6 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 3:30 AM
High tide at 9:46 AM
Low tide at 3:44 PM
High tide at 10:06 PM

At Plymouth...

Low tide at 3:46 AM
High tide at 9:49 AM
Low tide at 4:03 PM
High tide at 10:10 PM

$$

MAZ022-190815-
Barnstable MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, eastHAM, and PROVINCETOWN
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....Light swells.
East Coast Period...6 seconds.
East Coast Water....70 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers with isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....Around 80.
Winds...............South winds 12 to 15 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
7 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 2:41 AM
High tide at 8:51 AM
Low tide at 2:57 PM
High tide at 9:09 PM

At Hyannisport...

Low tide at 3:57 AM
High tide at 10:36 AM
Low tide at 3:59 PM
High tide at 10:51 PM

At Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 3:54 AM
High tide at 9:49 AM
Low tide at 4:10 PM
High tide at 10:07 PM

$$

MAZ023-190815-
Dukes MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN and AQUINNAH
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Light swells, becoming east around 2 feet in
                    the afternoon.
Period..............4 seconds.
Water Temperature...70 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers with isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 14 to 16 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s.
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 12:15 AM
High tide at 5:30 AM
Low tide at 11:40 AM
High tide at 6:00 PM

$$

MAZ024-190815-
Nantucket MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
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....Light swells, becoming east around 1 foot in
                     the afternoon.
South Coast Period...6 seconds.
East Coast Swell....Light swells.
East Coast Period...5 seconds.
South Coast Water....67 degrees.
East Coast Water....66 degrees.
Weather.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 15 to 19 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 16 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around
8 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nantucket...

Low tide at 4:11 AM
High tide at 10:44 AM
Low tide at 4:13 PM
High tide at 11:00 PM

At Great Point...

Low tide at 3:52 AM
High tide at 10:21 AM
Low tide at 4:08 PM
High tide at 10:39 PM

$$

RIZ008-190815-
Block Island RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 2 to 5 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...72 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the upper 70s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 13 to 14 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 16 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds around
9 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 12:36 AM
High tide at 6:16 AM
Low tide at 12:18 PM
High tide at 6:45 PM

$$

RIZ006-190815-
Washington RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, and WESTERLY
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 2 to 5 feet.
Period..............7 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Partly sunny. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 8 to 11 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 1:33 AM
High tide at 6:56 AM
Low tide at 12:58 PM
High tide at 7:26 PM

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

Low tide at 12:45 AM
High tide at 6:20 AM
Low tide at 12:28 PM
High tide at 6:52 PM

At Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 12:28 AM
High tide at 6:04 AM
Low tide at 11:53 AM
High tide at 6:34 PM

$$

RIZ007-190815-
Newport RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, and LITTLE COMPTON
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 1 to 4 feet.
Period..............6 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 10 to 12 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newport...

Low tide at 12:17 AM
High tide at 6:15 AM
Low tide at 11:42 AM
High tide at 6:45 PM

$$

MAZ020-190815-
Southern Bristol MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, and NEW BEDFORD
344 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............East around 1 foot, becoming south around 4
                    feet in the afternoon.
Period..............5 seconds.
Water Temperature...71 degrees.
Weather.............Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of
                    showers with isolated thunderstorms.
High Temperature....In the lower 80s.
Winds...............Southwest winds 12 to 13 mph.
Ultraviolet Index...8 - Very High.
Lightning Threat....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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 12:50 AM
High tide at 6:24 AM
Low tide at 12:15 PM
High tide at 6:54 PM

$$

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