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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

MAZ022-152100-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Moderate.
East Coast Surf.....2 to 4 feet.
East Coast Swell.....Southwest 2 to 3 feet.
East Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Water....49 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............West winds 7 to 10 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
19 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest
winds around 17 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 2:02 AM
High tide at 8:18 AM
Low tide at 2:40 PM
High tide at 8:51 PM

AT Hyannisport...

Low tide at 2:56 AM
High tide at 10:02 AM
Low tide at 3:54 PM
High tide at 10:49 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

Low tide at 3:15 AM
High tide at 9:16 AM
Low tide at 3:53 PM
High tide at 9:49 PM

$$

MAZ024-152100-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
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....Southwest 3 to 4 feet.
South Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Swell....Southwest 3 to 4 feet.
East Coast Period...9 seconds.
South Coast Water....48 degrees.
East Coast Water....47 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 8 mph, becoming southwest
                    around 7 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows around 30. Northwest winds
around 12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
2 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 19 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

Low tide at 3:21 AM
High tide at 10:09 AM
Low tide at 4:14 PM
High tide at 10:54 PM

AT Great Point...

Low tide at 3:13 AM
High tide at 9:48 AM
Low tide at 3:51 PM
High tide at 10:21 PM

$$

MAZ023-152100-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............Southwest 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...50 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 7 mph, becoming southwest
                    around 6 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest
winds around 11 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
1 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest
winds around 16 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

High tide at 4:57 AM
Low tide at 11:36 AM
High tide at 5:15 PM
Low tide at 11:09 PM

$$

MAZ020-152100-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................2 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest around 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 30.
WINDS...............West winds around 6 mph, becoming southwest
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
17 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 20. Northwest winds
around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

High tide at 5:51 AM
Low tide at 12:11 PM
High tide at 6:09 PM
Low tide at 11:44 PM

$$

RIZ007-152100-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................2 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest around 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 5 mph, becoming southwest in
                    the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
17 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest
winds around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

High tide at 5:42 AM
Low tide at 11:38 AM
High tide at 6:00 PM
Low tide at 11:11 PM

$$

RIZ006-152100-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................2 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest around 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 30s.
WINDS...............West winds around 5 mph, becoming southwest in
                    the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest
winds around 11 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

High tide at 6:23 AM
Low tide at 12:54 PM
High tide at 6:41 PM

AT Point Judith...Harbor of Refuge...

High tide at 5:53 AM
Low tide at 12:23 PM
High tide at 6:16 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

High tide at 5:31 AM
Low tide at 11:49 AM
High tide at 5:49 PM
Low tide at 11:22 PM

$$

RIZ008-152100-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................2 to 3 feet.
Swell...............Southwest around 3 feet.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...52 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 30s.
WINDS...............Northwest winds around 7 mph, becoming
                    southwest in the afternoon.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds around
3 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 17 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

High tide at 5:48 AM
Low tide at 12:18 PM
High tide at 6:05 PM

$$

MAZ019-152100-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............South around 1 foot.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 20s.
WINDS...............Southwest winds 6 to 8 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds
around 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
17 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 19. Northwest winds
around 13 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

Low tide at 2:48 AM
High tide at 9:12 AM
Low tide at 3:26 PM
High tide at 9:45 PM

AT Plymouth...

Low tide at 2:58 AM
High tide at 9:14 AM
Low tide at 3:33 PM
High tide at 9:46 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-152100-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............9 seconds.
Water Temperature...48 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 20s.
WINDS...............Southwest winds around 7 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely. Lows in the lower 20s. West
winds around 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 18. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

Low tide at 2:45 AM
High tide at 9:05 AM
Low tide at 3:23 PM
High tide at 9:38 PM

$$

MAZ007-152100-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
345 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Today...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............10 seconds.
Water Temperature...49 degrees.
WEATHER.............Partly sunny.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 20s.
WINDS...............Southwest winds 7 to 9 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - Low.
LIGHTNING THREAT....No 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.

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely. Lows in the lower 20s. West
winds around 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around
16 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 17. Northwest winds
around 13 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

Low tide at 3:18 AM
High tide at 9:20 AM
Low tide at 3:55 PM
High tide at 9:50 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

Low tide at 2:41 AM
High tide at 9:05 AM
Low tide at 3:19 PM
High tide at 9:38 PM

$$

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