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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

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

MAZ022-160815-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 to 2 feet.
EAST COAST SWELL.....South around 3 feet.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 seconds.
EAST COAST WATER....51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 11 to 12 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
East winds around 6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid
60s. Northwest winds around 6 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast
winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

Low tide at 5:48 AM
High tide at 11:56 AM
Low tide at 6:03 PM

AT Hyannisport...

High tide at 1:02 AM
Low tide at 7:08 AM
High tide at 1:48 PM
Low tide at 7:13 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

High tide at 12:19 AM
Low tide at 7:01 AM
High tide at 12:54 PM
Low tide at 7:16 PM

$$

MAZ024-160815-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
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 4 to 5 feet.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...7 seconds.
EAST COAST SWELL....South 3 to 4 feet.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 seconds.
SOUTH COAST WATER...49 degrees.
EAST COAST WATER....49 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 12 to 13 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s.
East winds around 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
Northwest winds around 6 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

High tide at 1:05 AM
Low tide at 7:15 AM
High tide at 1:51 PM
Low tide at 7:16 PM

AT Great Point...

High tide at 12:51 AM
Low tide at 6:59 AM
High tide at 1:26 PM
Low tide at 7:14 PM

$$

MAZ023-160815-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate.
SURF................2 to 4 feet.
SWELL...............South around 4 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 12 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Northeast winds around 7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northwest winds around 6 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 2:41 AM
High tide at 8:25 AM
Low tide at 2:27 PM
High tide at 8:44 PM

$$

MAZ020-160815-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate.
SURF................2 to 4 feet.
SWELL...............South around 4 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 9 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Patchy dense fog. Chance of showers. Lows
around 50. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 3:16 AM
High tide at 9:19 AM
Low tide at 3:02 PM
High tide at 9:38 PM

$$

RIZ007-160815-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate.
SURF................2 to 4 feet.
SWELL...............South around 4 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 9 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

Low tide at 2:43 AM
High tide at 9:10 AM
Low tide at 2:29 PM
High tide at 9:29 PM

$$

RIZ006-160815-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate.
SURF................2 to 4 feet.
SWELL...............South around 4 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the upper 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds around 9 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid
60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 3:59 AM
High tide at 9:51 AM
Low tide at 3:45 PM
High tide at 10:10 PM

AT Point Judith - Harbor of Refuge...

Low tide at 3:12 AM
High tide at 9:08 AM
Low tide at 2:43 PM
High tide at 9:26 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 2:54 AM
High tide at 8:59 AM
Low tide at 2:40 PM
High tide at 9:18 PM

$$

RIZ008-160815-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Moderate.
SURF................2 to 4 feet.
SWELL...............South around 4 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain showers likely.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 12 to 13 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Chance of showers. Lows around
50. Northeast winds around 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
Northwest winds around 6 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island - Old Harbor...

Low tide at 3:01 AM
High tide at 8:58 AM
Low tide at 2:35 PM
High tide at 9:15 PM

$$

MAZ019-160815-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................1 to 2 feet.
SWELL...............East 1 to 2 feet.
PERIOD..............8 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 8 to 10 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Warmer. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast
winds around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

High tide at 12:11 AM
Low tide at 6:32 AM
High tide at 12:44 PM
Low tide at 6:44 PM

AT Plymouth...

High tide at 12:21 AM
Low tide at 6:55 AM
High tide at 12:52 PM
Low tide at 7:10 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-160815-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................1 to 2 feet.
SWELL...............East 1 to 2 feet.
PERIOD..............8 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 8 to 10 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
around 50. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs around 70. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

High tide at 12:08 AM
Low tide at 6:31 AM
High tide at 12:43 PM
Low tide at 6:46 PM

$$

MAZ007-160815-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
434 PM EDT Tue May 15 2018

.Tomorrow...
RIP CURRENT RISK....Low.
SURF................1 to 2 feet.
SWELL...............Southeast 1 to 2 feet.
PERIOD..............7 seconds.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 degrees.
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 50s.
WINDS...............East winds 8 to 10 mph.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - High.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs in the upper 60s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds
around 6 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

High tide at 12:35 AM
Low tide at 7:15 AM
High tide at 1:07 PM
Low tide at 7:25 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

High tide at 12:08 AM
Low tide at 6:27 AM
High tide at 12:43 PM
Low tide at 6:42 PM

$$

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