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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

MAZ022-032015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 1:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:23 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:21 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:03 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:26 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:21 PM

$$

MAZ024-032015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
SOUTH COAST SURF....1 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 3 FEET...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 2
                    FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....47 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
UV 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 3:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:33 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:07 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:24 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:53 PM

$$

MAZ023-032015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:01 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:44 PM

$$

MAZ020-032015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:55 PM

$$

RIZ007-032015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:00 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:46 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:46 PM

$$

RIZ006-032015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:27 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 5:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:48 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:35 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:57 PM

$$

RIZ008-032015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:38 PM

$$

MAZ019-032015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:17 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:54 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:23 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-032015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 2:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:10 PM

$$

MAZ007-032015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
345 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:38 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:10 PM

$$


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