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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

WEAK HIGH PRES BUILDS ACROSS THE NE WED. A STRONG ARCTIC FRONT
SWEEPS ACROSS NEW ENGLAND LATE THU/THU NIGHT...WITH NW GUSTS TO
NEAR GALE FORCE ON FRI.

MAZ022-080915-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....50 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 18 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:20 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:44 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:56 PM

$$

MAZ024-080915-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
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 2 TO 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....50 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....49 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............PARTLY SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:48 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:28 PM

$$

MAZ023-080915-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 18 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:54 PM

$$

MAZ020-080915-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:22 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:29 PM

$$

RIZ007-080915-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:13 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:56 PM

$$

RIZ006-080915-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:54 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:12 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 1:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:14 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:17 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:07 PM

$$

RIZ008-080915-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 40.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 22 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:09 PM

$$

MAZ019-080915-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - LOW.
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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. WEST WINDS AROUND
16 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:52 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:00 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-080915-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 9 TO 11 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - LOW.
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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:45 PM

$$

MAZ007-080915-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
306 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. WEST WINDS AROUND
17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:14 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:45 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:59 PM

$$

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