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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

PREVAILING SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING A MODERATE RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS ON THURSDAY TO THE SOUTH COAST BEACHES OF RHODE ISLAND
AND MASSACHUSETTS...AND THE SOUTH FACING BEACHES OF CAPE ANN.

MAZ022-280815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 1:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:26 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:41 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:29 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:39 PM

$$

MAZ024-280815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.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...SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...52 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 2:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:26 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:37 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:11 PM

$$

MAZ023-280815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:17 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:59 PM

$$

MAZ020-280815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...56 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:34 PM

$$

RIZ007-280815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:01 PM

$$

RIZ006-280815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...56 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:43 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 4:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:30 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:51 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:12 PM

$$

RIZ008-280815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...56 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 20 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:03 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:21 PM

$$

MAZ019-280815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:14 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:38 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:37 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-280815-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 1:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:28 PM

$$

MAZ007-280815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
432 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............12 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:46 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:28 PM

$$


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