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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES OF RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS...

MAZ022-172015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                     LIGHT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:14 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:11 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:54 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:12 PM

$$

MAZ024-172015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
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...EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...42 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:23 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:44 PM

$$

MAZ023-172015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 19 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS AROUND 50. WEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:44 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:45 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:54 PM

$$

MAZ020-172015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:48 PM

$$

RIZ007-172015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:47 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:39 PM

$$

RIZ006-172015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:20 PM

AT POINT JUDITH...HARBOR OF REFUGE...

LOW TIDE AT 1:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:44 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:28 PM

$$

RIZ008-172015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:29 PM

$$

MAZ019-172015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........3 - MODERATE.
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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:07 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:13 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-172015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........3 - MODERATE.
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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 4:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:48 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:01 PM

$$

MAZ007-172015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
409 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............4 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........3 - MODERATE.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:27 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:44 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:01 PM

$$


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