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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

MAZ022-250800-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............High.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............6 to 8 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the upper 50s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............High 3.9 feet (MLLW) 06:38 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 12:36 PM EDT.
   Hyannisport..............High 3.2 feet (MLLW) 08:35 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 01:37 PM EDT.
   Barnstable Harbor........High 8.9 feet (MLLW) 07:36 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.6 feet (MLLW) 01:49 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............Around 60.
Winds.......................East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............High 4.0 feet (MLLW) 07:37 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 01:38 PM EDT.
   Hyannisport..............High 3.3 feet (MLLW) 09:32 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 02:37 PM EDT.
   Barnstable Harbor........High 9.0 feet (MLLW) 08:35 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.5 feet (MLLW) 02:51 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 50s. 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

$$

MAZ024-250800-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
   South Coast..............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............6 to 7 feet.
   South Coast..............5 to 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the upper 50s.
   South Coast..............In the lower 60s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Nantucket................High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 08:38 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 02:03 PM EDT.
   Great Point..............High 2.9 feet (MLLW) 08:08 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 01:47 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
   South Coast..............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............Around 5 feet.
   South Coast..............5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................East winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Nantucket................High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 09:34 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 03:04 PM EDT.
   Great Point..............High 2.9 feet (MLLW) 09:07 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 02:49 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 50s. East winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 60s. 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

$$

MAZ023-250800-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 60s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 10:30 AM EDT.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 03:34 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 11:15 AM EDT.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 04:33 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs around 60. 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

$$

MAZ020-250800-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 60s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 11:05 AM EDT.
                            High 2.9 feet (MLLW) 04:28 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............Around 60.
Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 11:50 AM EDT.
                            High 2.9 feet (MLLW) 05:27 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs around 60. 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

$$

RIZ007-250800-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 60s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Newport..................Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 10:32 AM EDT.
                            High 3.4 feet (MLLW) 04:19 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............Around 60.
Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Newport..................Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 11:17 AM EDT.
                            High 3.4 feet (MLLW) 05:18 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 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

$$

RIZ006-250800-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the mid 60s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 11:48 AM EDT.
                            High 2.5 feet (MLLW) 05:00 PM EDT.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 10:34 AM EDT.
                            High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 04:28 PM EDT.
   Narragansett Pier........Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 10:43 AM EDT.
                            High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 04:08 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 50s.
Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 12:33 PM EDT.
                            High 2.5 feet (MLLW) 05:59 PM EDT.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 11:31 AM EDT.
                            High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 05:27 PM EDT.
   Narragansett Pier........Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 11:28 AM EDT.
                            High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 05:07 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 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

$$

RIZ008-250800-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the mid 60s.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)Low 0.6 feet (MLLW) 10:20 AM EDT.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 04:23 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................East winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 11:16 AM EDT.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 05:18 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs around 60. 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

$$

MAZ019-250800-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................6 to 7 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 50s.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........High 8.5 feet (MLLW) 07:26 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.3 feet (MLLW) 01:21 PM EDT.
   Plymouth.................High 9.1 feet (MLLW) 07:25 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.5 feet (MLLW) 01:33 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 50s.
Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........High 8.6 feet (MLLW) 08:28 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.2 feet (MLLW) 02:24 PM EDT.
   Plymouth.................High 9.1 feet (MLLW) 08:30 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.4 feet (MLLW) 02:33 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 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

$$

MAZ015-016-250800-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................6 to 7 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 50s.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Boston...................High 8.9 feet (MLLW) 07:25 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.6 feet (MLLW) 01:19 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 50s.
Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Boston...................High 9.0 feet (MLLW) 08:24 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.5 feet (MLLW) 02:21 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 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

$$

MAZ007-250800-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
421 PM EDT Sat Oct 24 2020

.SUNDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................6 to 8 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 50s.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............High 7.5 feet (MLLW) 07:28 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.0 feet (MLLW) 01:52 PM EDT.
   Gloucester Harbor........High 8.3 feet (MLLW) 07:25 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.5 feet (MLLW) 01:15 PM EDT.

.MONDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 5 feet.
Weather.....................Cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................East winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............High 7.5 feet (MLLW) 08:29 AM EDT.
                            Low 0.9 feet (MLLW) 02:52 PM EDT.
   Gloucester Harbor........High 8.4 feet (MLLW) 08:24 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.4 feet (MLLW) 02:17 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 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


$$



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