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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

MAZ022-270900-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............High.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............Around 12 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 11 AM, then partly sunny
                            until 1 PM, then mostly sunny. Patchy
                            fog. Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 20 mph, becoming
                            southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 06:47 AM EST.
                            High 4.2 feet (MLLW) 12:53 PM EST.
   Hyannisport..............Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 08:05 AM EST.
                            High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 02:50 PM EST.
   Barnstable Harbor........Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 08:00 AM EST.
                            High 9.5 feet (MLLW) 01:51 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............High.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............10 to 11 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................Breezy. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............Low 0.3 feet (MLLW) 07:27 AM EST.
                            High 4.0 feet (MLLW) 01:33 PM EST.
   Hyannisport..............Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 08:50 AM EST.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 03:34 PM EST.
   Barnstable Harbor........Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 08:40 AM EST.
                            High 9.2 feet (MLLW) 02:31 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper
30s. North 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ024-270900-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............High.
   South Coast..............High.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............10 to 12 feet.
   South Coast..............9 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the lower 40s.
   South Coast..............In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy until 1 PM, then sunny.
                            Patchy fog. Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Breezy. South winds around 25 mph,
                            becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Nantucket................Low 0.3 feet (MLLW) 08:19 AM EST.
                            High 2.9 feet (MLLW) 02:47 PM EST.
   Great Point..............Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 07:58 AM EST.
                            High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 02:23 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............High.
   South Coast..............High.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............11 to 13 feet.
   South Coast..............13 to 15 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................Windy. West winds 25 to 30 mph.
Tides...
   Nantucket................Low 0.3 feet (MLLW) 09:03 AM EST.
                            High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 03:31 PM EST.
   Great Point..............Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 08:38 AM EST.
                            High 2.9 feet (MLLW) 03:03 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
North 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ023-270900-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................9 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 11 AM, then partly sunny
                            until 1 PM, then sunny. Patchy fog.
                            Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Breezy. South winds around 20 mph,
                            becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........High 2.5 feet (MLLW) 09:18 AM EST.
                            Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:25 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................13 to 14 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................Breezy. West winds around 25 mph.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........High 2.3 feet (MLLW) 09:56 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 03:58 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
North winds around 5 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ020-270900-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................10 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 11 AM, then mostly sunny.
                            Patchy fog. Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................South winds around 20 mph, becoming
                            southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........High 2.6 feet (MLLW) 10:12 AM EST.
                            Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:00 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................11 to 13 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 10:50 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 04:33 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northeast winds around 5 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

RIZ007-270900-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................10 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...........In the mid 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 10 AM, then mostly sunny.
                            Patchy fog. Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................South winds around 20 mph, becoming
                            west in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Newport..................High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 10:03 AM EST.
                            Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:27 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................11 to 13 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Newport..................High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 10:41 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 04:00 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northeast winds around 5 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

RIZ006-270900-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................10 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...........In the mid 40s.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy until 12 PM, then mostly
                            sunny. Patchy fog. Rain.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........High 2.2 feet (MLLW) 10:44 AM EST.
                            Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:43 PM EST.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....High 2.6 feet (MLLW) 10:07 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:39 PM EST.
   Narragansett Pier........High 2.8 feet (MLLW) 09:52 AM EST.
                            Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:38 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................11 to 12 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........High 2.1 feet (MLLW) 11:22 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:16 PM EST.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 10:45 AM EST.
                            Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 04:12 PM EST.
   Narragansett Pier........High 2.6 feet (MLLW) 10:30 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 04:11 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
East winds around 5 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

RIZ008-270900-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................10 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Moderate.
Water Temperature...........In the mid 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 9 AM, then mostly sunny.
                            Patchy fog. Rain.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Breezy. Southwest winds around 25 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)High 2.6 feet (MLLW) 09:43 AM EST.
                            Low -0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:24 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................11 to 13 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................Windy. West winds 25 to 30 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)High 2.4 feet (MLLW) 10:19 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 03:56 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northeast 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ019-270900-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................11 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 12 PM, then partly sunny.
                            Patchy fog. Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............Around 50.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 20 mph, becoming
                            southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........Low 0.9 feet (MLLW) 07:31 AM EST.
                            High 8.9 feet (MLLW) 01:42 PM EST.
   Plymouth.................Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 07:55 AM EST.
                            High 9.6 feet (MLLW) 01:48 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................6 to 8 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........Low 0.9 feet (MLLW) 08:13 AM EST.
                            High 8.6 feet (MLLW) 02:23 PM EST.
   Plymouth.................Low 0.9 feet (MLLW) 08:39 AM EST.
                            High 9.3 feet (MLLW) 02:31 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
North winds around 5 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ015-016-270900-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................12 to 13 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 12 PM, then partly sunny.
                            Patchy fog. Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............Around 50.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 20 mph, becoming
                            southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Boston...................Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 07:30 AM EST.
                            High 9.5 feet (MLLW) 01:40 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................6 to 8 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Boston...................Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 08:10 AM EST.
                            High 9.2 feet (MLLW) 02:20 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
North winds around 5 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ007-270900-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
422 PM EST Wed Feb 26 2020

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................13 to 15 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the lower 40s.
Weather.....................Cloudy until 12 PM, then partly sunny.
                            Patchy fog. Rain and a slight chance of
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Breezy. Southeast winds around 25 mph,
                            becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 08:14 AM EST.
                            High 8.0 feet (MLLW) 02:04 PM EST.
   Gloucester Harbor........Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 07:26 AM EST.
                            High 8.8 feet (MLLW) 01:40 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................7 to 8 feet.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 30s.
Winds.......................West winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 08:56 AM EST.
                            High 7.8 feet (MLLW) 02:46 PM EST.
   Gloucester Harbor........Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 08:06 AM EST.
                            High 8.5 feet (MLLW) 02:20 PM EST.

.SATURDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower
30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
North winds around 5 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 lightning, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box


$$




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