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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.For the ocean beaches of Rhode Island and Massachusetts...
Low pres moving NE over the Canadian maritimes will wrap stiff
westerly winds across the waters this afternoon. Low pres
approaching from the SW tonight will lift over the waters Thu. The
low will head toward Nova Scotia Thu night then across New
Foundland on Fri. High pres will build dry weather over the waters
this weekend.

MAZ022-190815-
Barnstable MA-
Including the beaches of Chatham, Eastham, and Provincetown
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
East Coast Rip Current Risk.....Low.
East Coast Surf.....1 to 2 feet.
East Coast Swell.....South around 2 feet.
East Coast Period...8 seconds.
East Coast Water....42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 40s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 6 to 15 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid
40s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Northwest winds around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nauset Beach...

High tide at 1:17 AM
Low tide at 7:45 AM
High tide at 1:53 PM
Low tide at 8:01 PM

AT Hyannisport...

High tide at 3:04 AM
Low tide at 9:11 AM
High tide at 3:49 PM
Low tide at 9:18 PM

AT Barnstable Harbor...

High tide at 2:15 AM
Low tide at 8:58 AM
High tide at 2:51 PM
Low tide at 9:14 PM

$$

MAZ024-190815-
Nantucket MA-
Including the beaches of Nantucket
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 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....South 3 to 4 feet.
South Coast Period...9 seconds.
East Coast Swell....South 3 to 4 feet.
East Coast Period...8 seconds.
South Coast Water....43 degrees.
East Coast Water....42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the mid 40s.
WINDS...............East winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    northeast around 16 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid
40s. Northwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Northwest winds around 12 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Nantucket...

High tide at 3:08 AM
Low tide at 9:15 AM
High tide at 3:54 PM
Low tide at 9:19 PM

AT Great Point...

High tide at 2:47 AM
Low tide at 8:56 AM
High tide at 3:23 PM
Low tide at 9:12 PM

$$

MAZ023-190815-
Dukes MA-
Including the beaches of Edgartown and Aquinnah
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...43 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 40s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 10 to 14 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 14 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds around 16 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Northwest winds around 14 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Squibnocket Point...

Low tide at 4:22 AM
High tide at 10:24 AM
Low tide at 4:17 PM
High tide at 10:44 PM

$$

MAZ020-190815-
Southern Bristol MA-
Including the beaches of Westport, Dartmouth, and New Bedford
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 3 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 40s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 8 to 11 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds around 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Northwest winds around 11 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Westport Harbor...

Low tide at 4:57 AM
High tide at 11:18 AM
Low tide at 4:52 PM
High tide at 11:38 PM

$$

RIZ007-190815-
Newport RI-
Including the beaches of Newport, Middletown, and Little Compton
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South around 3 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 40s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 8 to 11 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds around 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
around 11 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newport...

Low tide at 4:24 AM
High tide at 11:09 AM
Low tide at 4:19 PM
High tide at 11:29 PM

$$

RIZ006-190815-
Washington RI-
Including the beaches of Narragansett, Charlestown, and Westerly
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 40s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 8 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds around 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Watch Hill Point...

Low tide at 5:40 AM
High tide at 11:50 AM
Low tide at 5:35 PM

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

Low tide at 5:01 AM
High tide at 11:06 AM
Low tide at 4:34 PM
High tide at 11:24 PM

AT Narragansett Pier...

Low tide at 4:35 AM
High tide at 10:58 AM
Low tide at 4:30 PM
High tide at 11:18 PM

$$

RIZ008-190815-
Block Island RI-
Including the beaches of Block Island
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Moderate.
Surf................2 to 4 feet.
Swell...............South 3 to 4 feet.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...41 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....In the lower 40s.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 13 to 14 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 16 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around
18 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northwest winds around
16 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Block Island...Old Harbor...

Low tide at 4:35 AM
High tide at 10:52 AM
Low tide at 4:22 PM
High tide at 11:10 PM

$$

MAZ019-190815-
Eastern Plymouth MA-
Including the beaches of Cohasset, Duxbury, Hingham, Kingston,
Marshfield, Plymouth, and Scituate
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 40.
WINDS...............Northeast winds 6 to 13 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 13 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds around 13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Scituate Harbor...

High tide at 2:05 AM
Low tide at 8:28 AM
High tide at 2:40 PM
Low tide at 8:43 PM

AT Plymouth...

High tide at 2:17 AM
Low tide at 8:53 AM
High tide at 2:49 PM
Low tide at 9:10 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-190815-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-
Including the beaches of Boston, Chelsea, Revere, Winthrop,
Braintree, Milton, Quincy, and Weymouth
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 40.
WINDS...............Light winds becoming north around 8 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs around 50.
Northwest winds around 12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Boston...

High tide at 2:04 AM
Low tide at 8:28 AM
High tide at 2:40 PM
Low tide at 8:44 PM

$$

MAZ007-190815-
Eastern Essex MA-
Including the beaches of Beverly, Gloucester, and Newburyport
313 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Tomorrow...
Rip Current Risk....Low.
Surf................1 to 2 feet.
Swell...............Southeast around 1 foot.
Period..............8 seconds.
Water Temperature...42 degrees.
WEATHER.............Cloudy. Rain and snow.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....Around 40.
WINDS...............Light winds becoming north around 8 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds around 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds around 12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT Newburyport...

High tide at 2:32 AM
Low tide at 9:11 AM
High tide at 3:05 PM
Low tide at 9:23 PM

AT Gloucester Harbor...

High tide at 2:04 AM
Low tide at 8:24 AM
High tide at 2:40 PM
Low tide at 8:40 PM

$$

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