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BLOCK ISLAND, RI

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Tuesday
2-4 ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Waist high SE ground swell for the morning with occasional chest sets. This builds to stomach to shoulder high for the afternoon.

Conditions

Semi clean/textured in the morning with NE winds 10-15mph. Glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SSE less than 5mph.

Wind Swell
6am
NE 12mph SE
3.7 ft @ 12sec
9am
NE 10mph SE
2.8 ft @ 11sec
12pm
ESE 3mph SE
3.9 ft @ 12sec
3pm
SSW 4mph SE
3.9 ft @ 12sec
6pm
SSW 10mph SE
4.0 ft @ 12sec
Wednesday
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SE ground swell.

Conditions

Bumpy/choppy with SW winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting SSW 15-20mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:01:42 AM 0.13 ft01:21 PM 0.05 ft
High:07:25 AM 3.45 ft07:49 PM 3.54 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SW 15mph SE
3.1 ft @ 12sec
9am
SW 15mph SE
3.1 ft @ 12sec
12pm
SW 16mph SE
3.1 ft @ 12sec
3pm
SSW 16mph SE
3.0 ft @ 12sec
6pm
SSW 17mph SE
2.8 ft @ 12sec
Thursday
2-3 ft 2+ ft

Surf

Knee to waist high SE medium period swell.

Conditions

Semi glassy/semi bumpy in the morning with WSW winds 5-10mph. Glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting WNW less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:02:09 AM 0.09 ft02:03 PM 0.02 ft
High:08:09 AM 3.52 ft08:30 PM 3.47 ft
Wind Swell
6am
WSW 5mph SE
2.3 ft @ 11sec
9am
WSW 4mph SE
2.2 ft @ 10sec
12pm
WNW 3mph SE
2.1 ft @ 10sec
3pm
W 3mph SE
2.0 ft @ 10sec
6pm
W 6mph SE
2.0 ft @ 10sec
Friday
2-3 ft 2-3 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high SE medium period swell.

Conditions

Clean with N winds 10-15mph.

TIDES
Low:02:37 AM 0.07 ft02:45 PM 0.03 ft
High:08:51 AM 3.52 ft09:11 PM 3.34 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 15mph SE
2.0 ft @ 10sec
9am
N 15mph SE
1.9 ft @ 10sec
12pm
N 16mph SE
1.9 ft @ 10sec
3pm
N 6mph SE
1.8 ft @ 10sec
6pm
ESE 4mph S
2.3 ft @ 8sec
Saturday
1-3 ft 2+ ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high SSW wind swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

Semi clean/textured in the morning with NE winds 15-20mph. Choppy/sideshore current conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the ENE.

TIDES
Low:03:08 AM 0.07 ft03:25 PM 0.07 ft
High:09:33 AM 3.45 ft09:50 PM 3.16 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 15mph SSW
2.3 ft @ 8sec
9am
NE 16mph SSW
2.1 ft @ 8sec
12pm
ENE 15mph SSW
1.9 ft @ 8sec
3pm
E 16mph S
2.0 ft @ 7sec
6pm
E 17mph SSW
1.8 ft @ 7sec
Sunday
1-2 ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Ankle to knee high S ground swell for the morning. The swell shifts more ESE and builds for the afternoon with sets up to stomach high.

Conditions

Sideshore/choppy with ENE winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting E for the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:03:41 AM 0.10 ft04:05 PM 0.17 ft
High:10:13 AM 3.33 ft10:28 PM 2.97 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 17mph S
0.9 ft @ 13sec
9am
ENE 19mph ESE
3.0 ft @ 5sec
12pm
ENE 19mph ESE
3.2 ft @ 5sec
3pm
E 20mph ESE
3.8 ft @ 6sec
6pm
ENE 22mph ESE
4.3 ft @ 6sec
Monday
5-8 ft 5-8 ft

Surf

Head high SE medium period swell with occasional 1-3' overhead high sets.

Conditions

Sideshore texture and current with NE winds 25-30mph.

TIDES
Low:04:16 AM 0.18 ft04:46 PM 0.31 ft
High:10:53 AM 3.18 ft11:07 PM 2.78 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 28mph SE
8.1 ft @ 11sec
9am
NE 29mph SE
8.5 ft @ 11sec
12pm
NE 29mph ESE
8.4 ft @ 11sec
3pm
NE 29mph ESE
8.0 ft @ 10sec
6pm
NNE 29mph ESE
7.6 ft @ 10sec
72° Wind  Wind - KBID
 E @ 5 k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 44097
 4.6ft @ 13sec
tides  Low: 01:10 AM
 High: 06:37 AM
Ocean Temperature
71°
Wetsuit
Guide
71
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Current Ocean Temp: 71
Recommended Wetsuit Gear:
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System Name
(From Last Advisory)
Last Advisory Date
(UTC)
Position Direction
 
Speed
mph (kts)
Pressure
mb (in)
Winds
mph (kts)
Lat Lon
HURRICANE GASTON 0900 UTC TUE AUG 30 2016 32N 54W NE 6 (5.2) 971 (28.67) 99.9 (86.8)
TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT 1200 UTC TUE AUG 30 2016 34.1N 75.1W NNW 5 (4.3) 1011 (29.85) 34.8 (30.3)
TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE 0900 UTC TUE AUG 30 2016 23.8N 86.6W W 7 (6) 1003 (29.62) 34.8 (30.3)
Atlantic Invests
Invest Position Winds Pressure
Invest #92L Lat: 15.5N, Lon:16.5W 23 mph (20 kts) 29.77 in (1008 mb)