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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

For the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and Massachusetts

MAZ022-272015-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 to 2 feet.
EAST COAST SWELL....East around 2 feet.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 seconds.
EAST COAST SWELL....South 1 to 2 feet.
EAST COAST PERIOD...6 seconds.
EAST COAST WATER....55 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 60s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 10 to 12 mph.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows around 50.
North winds around 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Highs in the mid 50s. East
winds around 8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast winds
around 14 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nauset Beach...

High tide at 5:33 AM.
Low tide at 11:55 AM.
High tide at 6:12 PM.

At Hyannisport...

Low tide at 12:31 AM.
High tide at 7:26 AM.
Low tide at 1:05 PM.
High tide at 8:10 PM.

At Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 12:38 AM.
High tide at 6:31 AM.
Low tide at 1:08 PM.
High tide at 7:10 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

MAZ024-272015-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....Low.
SOUTH COAST SURF....2 to 4 feet.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 to 3 feet.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...Southwest around 3 feet, becoming east around
                     2 feet in the afternoon.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 seconds.
EAST COAST SWELL....East around 3 feet.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 seconds.
SOUTH COAST WATER...51 degrees.
EAST COAST WATER....51 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 60s.
WINDS...............North winds around 13 mph.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Northeast winds around 6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Highs in the upper 50s.
East winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows around 50. Southeast winds
around 15 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Nantucket...

Low tide at 1:00 AM.
High tide at 7:20 AM.
Low tide at 1:33 PM.
High tide at 8:02 PM.

At Great Point...

Low tide at 12:36 AM.
High tide at 7:03 AM.
Low tide at 1:06 PM.
High tide at 7:42 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

MAZ023-272015-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................1 to 3 feet.
SWELL...............South 2 to 3 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 11 to 12 mph.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Cooler. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds around 11 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows around 50. Southeast winds
around 15 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 2:03 AM.
Low tide at 8:45 AM.
High tide at 2:36 PM.
Low tide at 9:23 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

MAZ020-272015-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................Around 1 foot.
SWELL...............Southwest around 2 feet.
PERIOD..............6 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 10 to 11 mph.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Light and variable
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Cooler. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds around 9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. Southeast winds around
11 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Westport Harbor...

High tide at 2:57 AM.
Low tide at 9:20 AM.
High tide at 3:30 PM.
Low tide at 9:58 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

RIZ007-272015-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................Around 1 foot.
SWELL...............Southwest around 2 feet.
PERIOD..............6 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............North winds around 10 mph, becoming east in the
                    afternoon.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Light and variable
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Cooler. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds around 9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. Southeast winds around
11 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newport...

High tide at 2:48 AM.
Low tide at 8:47 AM.
High tide at 3:21 PM.
Low tide at 9:25 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

RIZ006-272015-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................Around 1 foot.
SWELL...............South around 2 feet.
PERIOD..............6 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...56 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 70s.
WINDS...............North winds around 9 mph, becoming east in the
                    afternoon.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Cooler. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds around 9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. East winds around
10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Watch Hill Point...

High tide at 3:29 AM.
Low tide at 10:03 AM.
High tide at 4:02 PM.
Low tide at 10:41 PM.

At Point Judith - Harbor of Refuge...

High tide at 3:29 AM.
Low tide at 10:03 AM.
High tide at 4:02 PM.
Low tide at 10:41 PM.

At Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 2:37 AM.
Low tide at 8:58 AM.
High tide at 3:10 PM.
Low tide at 9:36 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

RIZ008-272015-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................Around 1 foot.
SWELL...............South around 2 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............North winds around 10 mph, becoming east in the
                    afternoon.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds
around 7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Cooler. Highs in the mid 50s.
East winds around 11 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds
around 14 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Block Island - Old Harbor...

High tide at 2:36 AM.
Low tide at 9:12 AM.
High tide at 3:16 PM.
Low tide at 9:44 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

MAZ019-272015-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................1 to 2 feet.
SWELL...............East around 2 feet.
PERIOD..............9 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............North winds around 10 mph, becoming east in the
                    afternoon.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Light and variable winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Cooler. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds around 8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the upper 40s. East winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 12:11 AM.
High tide at 6:27 AM.
Low tide at 12:43 PM.
High tide at 7:07 PM.

At Plymouth...

Low tide at 12:31 AM.
High tide at 6:27 AM.
Low tide at 1:02 PM.
High tide at 7:04 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

MAZ015-016-272015-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................1 to 2 feet.
SWELL...............East around 2 feet.
PERIOD..............9 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 60s.
WINDS...............North winds around 10 mph, becoming east in the
                    afternoon.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Light and variable
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Cooler. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds around 8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the upper 40s. East winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Boston...

Low tide at 12:08 AM.
High tide at 6:20 AM.
Low tide at 12:38 PM.
High tide at 6:59 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&

$$

MAZ007-272015-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
344 AM EDT Mon May 27 2019

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................1 to 2 feet.
SWELL...............East around 2 feet.
PERIOD..............9 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 degrees.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...8 - Very High.
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 60s.
WINDS...............North winds around 9 mph, becoming east around
                    8 mph in the afternoon.
LIGHTNING THREAT....None.

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Highs in the mid 50s. East
winds around 7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the upper 40s. East winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

At Newburyport...

Low tide at 12:52 AM.
High tide at 6:39 AM.
Low tide at 1:23 PM.
High tide at 7:14 PM.

At Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 12:04 AM.
High tide at 6:20 AM.
Low tide at 12:34 PM.
High tide at 6:59 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. Always have a flotation device with you in the
water.

&&


$$

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