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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

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

MAZ022-052115-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 19. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:39 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:04 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:35 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:43 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:37 PM

$$

MAZ024-052115-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...SOUTH 4 TO 5 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...35 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....38 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
19. NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:05 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:57 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:41 PM

$$

MAZ023-052115-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 4 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...34 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 16. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:05 PM

$$

MAZ020-052115-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...35 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 13. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 16. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:59 PM

$$

RIZ007-052115-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...36 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 15. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:50 PM

$$

RIZ006-052115-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...38 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 13. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 17. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:31 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 1:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:56 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:39 PM

$$

RIZ008-052115-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 18. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:04 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:41 PM

$$

MAZ019-052115-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 14.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 16. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:31 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:06 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:32 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-052115-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 10 ABOVE. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 15. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 4:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:26 PM

$$

MAZ007-052115-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
420 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 11. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 16. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:28 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:42 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:44 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:26 PM

$$


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