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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

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

...THERE WILL BE ELEVATED RIP CURRENT CONCERNS ACROSS THE REGIONS
EAST FACING BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY DUE TO SWELL PRODUCED BY DISTANT
HURRICANE EDOUARD...

MAZ022-170830-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...14 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
UVI INDEX...........6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:10 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:05 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:08 PM

$$

MAZ024-170830-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....4 TO 6 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....4 TO 6 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..15 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...15 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...67 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 1:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:24 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:06 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:04 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:40 PM

$$

MAZ023-170830-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............15 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:54 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:32 PM

$$

MAZ020-170830-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................AROUND 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............15 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:48 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:07 PM

$$

RIZ007-170830-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................AROUND 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............15 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:39 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:34 PM

$$

RIZ006-170830-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............15 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:20 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:50 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 3:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:45 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:37 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:45 PM

$$

RIZ008-170830-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............15 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:38 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:25 PM

$$

MAZ019-170830-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................2 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...64 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:38 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:04 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 12:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:01 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-170830-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................2 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 12:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:57 PM

$$

MAZ007-170830-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
404 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................AROUND 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............15 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........6 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:09 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:57 PM

$$


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