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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

MAZ022-050900-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............6 to 7 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny. Light freezing spray
                            likely.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............Low -0.2 feet (MLLW) 09:13 AM EST.
                            High 4.1 feet (MLLW) 03:21 PM EST.
   Hyannisport..............Low -0.3 feet (MLLW) 10:42 AM EST.
                            High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 05:24 PM EST.
   Barnstable Harbor........Low -0.4 feet (MLLW) 10:26 AM EST.
                            High 9.3 feet (MLLW) 04:19 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 10:15 AM EST.
                            High 3.9 feet (MLLW) 04:26 PM EST.
   Hyannisport..............Low -0.2 feet (MLLW) 11:42 AM EST.
   Barnstable Harbor........Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 11:28 AM EST.
                            High 8.8 feet (MLLW) 05:24 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in
the upper 40s. West winds around 15 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ024-050900-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
   South Coast..............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............Around 6 feet.
   South Coast..............Around 7 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the upper 30s.
   South Coast..............In the upper 30s.
Weather.....................Sunny. Light freezing spray likely.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Nantucket................Low -0.3 feet (MLLW) 10:52 AM EST.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 05:27 PM EST.
   Great Point..............Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 10:24 AM EST.
                            High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 04:51 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
   South Coast..............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............6 to 7 feet.
   South Coast..............Around 6 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Nantucket................Low -0.2 feet (MLLW) 11:56 AM EST.
   Great Point..............Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 11:26 AM EST.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 05:56 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
West winds around 20 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ023-050900-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 30s.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........High 2.6 feet (MLLW) 11:56 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 05:43 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 6 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........Low 0.3 feet (MLLW) 08:01 AM EST.
                            High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 12:57 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
West winds around 15 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ020-050900-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 30s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 06:30 AM EST.
                            High 2.7 feet (MLLW) 12:50 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........Low 0.3 feet (MLLW) 08:36 AM EST.
                            High 2.5 feet (MLLW) 01:51 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Southwest winds around 15 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

RIZ007-050900-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 30s.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Newport..................High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 12:41 PM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 05:45 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Newport..................Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 08:03 AM EST.
                            High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 01:42 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in
the upper 40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

RIZ006-050900-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 40.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 07:13 AM EST.
                            High 2.3 feet (MLLW) 01:22 PM EST.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 07:15 AM EST.
                            High 2.5 feet (MLLW) 12:50 PM EST.
   Narragansett Pier........Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 06:08 AM EST.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 12:30 PM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 05:56 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........Low 0.3 feet (MLLW) 09:19 AM EST.
                            High 2.2 feet (MLLW) 02:23 PM EST.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 08:37 AM EST.
                            High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 01:59 PM EST.
   Narragansett Pier........Low 0.3 feet (MLLW) 08:14 AM EST.
                            High 2.7 feet (MLLW) 01:31 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Not as cool. Highs
around 50. West winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

RIZ008-050900-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 40.
Weather.....................Sunny. Light freezing spray likely.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 06:37 AM EST.
                            High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 12:21 PM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:55 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 08:03 AM EST.
                            High 2.3 feet (MLLW) 01:27 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
West winds around 15 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ019-050900-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 40.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........Low -0.5 feet (MLLW) 09:59 AM EST.
                            High 9.1 feet (MLLW) 04:12 PM EST.
   Plymouth.................Low -0.5 feet (MLLW) 10:20 AM EST.
                            High 9.8 feet (MLLW) 04:18 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........Low -0.2 feet (MLLW) 11:01 AM EST.
                            High 8.7 feet (MLLW) 05:18 PM EST.
   Plymouth.................Low -0.2 feet (MLLW) 11:20 AM EST.
                            High 9.3 feet (MLLW) 05:20 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Not as cool.
Highs in the lower 50s. West winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ015-016-050900-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 40.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Boston...................Low -0.4 feet (MLLW) 09:56 AM EST.
                            High 9.3 feet (MLLW) 04:08 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Boston...................Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 10:58 AM EST.
                            High 8.8 feet (MLLW) 05:13 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Not as cool.
Highs in the lower 50s. West winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ007-050900-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
421 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............Low -0.5 feet (MLLW) 10:40 AM EST.
                            High 8.0 feet (MLLW) 04:33 PM EST.
   Gloucester Harbor........Low -0.4 feet (MLLW) 09:52 AM EST.
                            High 8.6 feet (MLLW) 04:08 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............Low -0.3 feet (MLLW) 11:42 AM EST.
                            High 7.6 feet (MLLW) 05:34 PM EST.
   Gloucester Harbor........Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 10:54 AM EST.
                            High 8.2 feet (MLLW) 05:13 PM EST.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
upper 40s. West winds around 10 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box


$$



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