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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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

MAZ022-042015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:16 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:14 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:14 PM

$$

MAZ024-042015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.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....SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....47 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 4:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:00 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:46 PM

$$

MAZ023-042015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:57 PM

$$

MAZ020-042015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:51 PM

$$

RIZ007-042015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:42 PM

$$

RIZ006-042015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 12:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:43 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM

$$

RIZ008-042015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:08 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:32 PM

$$

MAZ019-042015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:09 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:16 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-042015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 3:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:03 PM

$$

MAZ007-042015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
335 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:03 PM

$$


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