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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES OF RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS...
OCEAN SWELLS FROM HURRICANE GASTON WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED RISK
OF STRONG RIP CURRENTS FOR SOUTHERN NEW ENGLANDS BEACHES AGAIN ON
WEDNESDAY.

MAZ022-310815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....5 TO 7 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...13 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....70 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:45 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:19 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:33 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:31 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:44 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:43 PM

$$

MAZ024-310815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....5 TO 7 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....3 TO 5 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...13 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...13 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:26 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:51 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:42 PM

$$

MAZ023-310815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:31 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:59 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 PM

$$

MAZ020-310815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:06 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:17 PM

$$

RIZ007-310815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:08 PM

$$

RIZ006-310815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:49 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 2:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:12 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:21 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 1:44 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:57 PM

$$

RIZ008-310815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:41 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:58 PM

$$

MAZ019-310815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:21 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:41 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:33 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:45 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-310815-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 5:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:14 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:32 PM

$$

MAZ007-310815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
326 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:54 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:53 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:32 PM

$$

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