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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

MAZ022-020900-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............Around 9 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the lower 50s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. A slight chance of
                            showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............High 4.5 feet (MLLW) 11:25 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:54 PM EST.
   Hyannisport..............Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 06:29 AM EST.
                            High 3.6 feet (MLLW) 01:12 PM EST.
   Barnstable Harbor........Low 1.1 feet (MLLW) 06:34 AM EST.
                            High 10.2 feet (MLLW) 12:23 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............5 to 7 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............Around 50.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Nauset Beach.............Low 0.5 feet (MLLW) 06:01 AM EST.
                            High 4.5 feet (MLLW) 12:05 PM EST.
   Hyannisport..............Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 07:14 AM EST.
                            High 3.6 feet (MLLW) 01:52 PM EST.
   Barnstable Harbor........Low 1.2 feet (MLLW) 07:14 AM EST.
                            High 10.1 feet (MLLW) 01:03 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs around 50. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 10 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs around 50. Northeast 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

$$

MAZ024-020900-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
   South Coast..............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............Around 9 feet.
   South Coast..............Around 10 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...
   East Coast...............In the lower 50s.
   South Coast..............In the mid 50s.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Breezy. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
Tides...
   Nantucket................Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 06:35 AM EST.
                            High 3.5 feet (MLLW) 01:10 PM EST.
   Great Point..............Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 06:32 AM EST.
                            High 3.3 feet (MLLW) 12:55 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...
   East Coast...............Moderate.
   South Coast..............Moderate.
Surf Height...
   East Coast...............5 to 7 feet.
   South Coast..............5 to 7 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Nantucket................Low 0.7 feet (MLLW) 07:15 AM EST.
                            High 3.5 feet (MLLW) 01:53 PM EST.
   Great Point..............Low 0.4 feet (MLLW) 07:12 AM EST.
                            High 3.2 feet (MLLW) 01:35 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
50s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 11 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. East 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

$$

MAZ023-020900-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 10 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the mid 50s.
Weather.....................Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
                            showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........High 3.0 feet (MLLW) 07:49 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 02:37 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 50s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Squibnocket Point........High 2.9 feet (MLLW) 08:29 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:12 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
50s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs around 50. North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 11 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. North 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

$$

MAZ020-020900-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 10 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the mid 50s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 08:43 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:12 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............Around 50.
Winds.......................West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Westport Harbor..........High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 09:23 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:47 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower
50s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs around 50. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 10 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs around 50. Southeast 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

$$

RIZ007-020900-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................Around 10 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 50s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Newport..................High 3.7 feet (MLLW) 08:34 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 02:39 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Newport..................High 3.6 feet (MLLW) 09:14 AM EST.
                            Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 03:14 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 10 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Southeast 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

$$

RIZ006-020900-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 10 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 50s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........High 2.7 feet (MLLW) 09:15 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:55 PM EST.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....High 3.3 feet (MLLW) 08:39 AM EST.
                            Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 03:15 PM EST.
   Narragansett Pier........High 3.3 feet (MLLW) 08:23 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 02:50 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................West winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Watch Hill Point.........High 2.7 feet (MLLW) 09:55 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 04:30 PM EST.
   Point Judith (Harbor)....High 3.2 feet (MLLW) 09:15 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:46 PM EST.
   Narragansett Pier........High 3.3 feet (MLLW) 09:03 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 03:25 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 10 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Southeast 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

$$

RIZ008-020900-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 10 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 50s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 20 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 08:17 AM EST.
                            Low 0.1 feet (MLLW) 02:44 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............Around 50.
Winds.......................West winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Block Island (Old Harbor)High 3.1 feet (MLLW) 08:57 AM EST.
                            Low 0.2 feet (MLLW) 03:16 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Partly sunny. A slight chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 6 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs around 50. North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 11 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Southeast 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

$$

MAZ019-020900-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................Around 7 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 50.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........Low 1.4 feet (MLLW) 06:03 AM EST.
                            High 9.4 feet (MLLW) 12:13 PM EST.
   Plymouth.................Low 1.6 feet (MLLW) 06:29 AM EST.
                            High 10.3 feet (MLLW) 12:22 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Scituate Harbor..........Low 1.5 feet (MLLW) 06:43 AM EST.
                            High 9.4 feet (MLLW) 12:53 PM EST.
   Plymouth.................Low 1.6 feet (MLLW) 07:11 AM EST.
                            High 10.3 feet (MLLW) 01:03 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower
50s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 8 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. 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 thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ015-016-020900-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................7 to 8 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........Around 50.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Boston...................Low 1.1 feet (MLLW) 06:04 AM EST.
                            High 10.2 feet (MLLW) 12:12 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Low.
Surf Height.................4 to 5 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Tides...
   Boston...................Low 1.2 feet (MLLW) 06:44 AM EST.
                            High 10.1 feet (MLLW) 12:52 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 4 feet. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower
50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 8 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. 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 thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box

$$

MAZ007-020900-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
422 PM EST Tue Dec 1 2020

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........High.
Surf Height.................8 to 9 feet.
UV Index**..................Low.
Water Temperature...........In the upper 40s.
Weather.....................Partly sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds around 15 mph.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............Low 1.1 feet (MLLW) 06:46 AM EST.
                            High 8.7 feet (MLLW) 12:37 PM EST.
   Gloucester Harbor........High 9.5 feet (MLLW) 12:12 PM EST.

.THURSDAY...
Rip Current Risk*...........Moderate.
Surf Height.................5 to 6 feet.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 40s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tides...
   Newburyport..............Low 1.1 feet (MLLW) 07:26 AM EST.
                            High 8.7 feet (MLLW) 01:19 PM EST.
   Gloucester Harbor........Low 1.2 feet (MLLW) 06:40 AM EST.
                            High 9.4 feet (MLLW) 12:52 PM EST.

.FRIDAY...Surf height around 5 feet. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 50.
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Surf height around 3 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Surf height around 9 feet. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 40s. 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 thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/box


$$



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