Wakefield, RI

1:06 PM EDT on September 25, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Matunuck Hills | | Change Station
Active Advisory: High Surf Advisory Active Notice: High Surf Advisory

Elev 151 ft 41.41 °N, 71.55 °W | Updated 32 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
77.5 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from ESE

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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 6:37 PM
Waxing Crescent, 28% visible
METAR KWST 251653Z AUTO 14008KT 10SM CLR 24/19 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP190 T02390194
Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 6:37 PM
Waxing Crescent, 28% visible
METAR KWST 251653Z AUTO 14008KT 10SM CLR 24/19 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP190 T02390194

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High Surf Advisory
Issued: 10:44 AM EDT Sep. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT Tuesday...

* location... along ocean exposed beaches on the south coasts of
Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

* Timing... through Tuesday.

* Surf and rip current risk... increasing long period southerly
swell from distant Hurricane Maria will continue to push across
the south coastal waters through Tuesday. This will result in high
surf along the ocean exposed coastline and a high risk of
dangerous rip currents.

* Shoreline impacts... areas of beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A rip current... sometimes mistakenly called an undertow... is a
strong but narrow current of water flowing from the beach to the
surf zone. It can rapidly carry a swimmer into deeper water... and
exhaust an individual trying to swim against it.

In addition... viewers of large surf should stay in safe areas
well away from possible splashover. Individual waves may be more
than twice the average wave height... which can sweep a person
into the water from what may seem to be a safe viewing area.
Falling into turbulent and sometimes Rocky Waters can result in
injury that reduces the chance of survival.


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