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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

MAZ022-122115-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING NORTHWEST IN
                     THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 3 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY...SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 7 ABOVE. BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 29 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:04 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:30 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:01 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:49 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:09 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:43 PM

$$

MAZ024-122115-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHWEST AROUND 3 FEET...BECOMING NORTHWEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....44 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 1 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY...SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 6 ABOVE. BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:08 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:55 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:41 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:41 PM

$$

MAZ023-122115-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...43 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 4 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY...SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING SPRAY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 4 ABOVE. BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 27 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:16 PM

$$

MAZ020-122115-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...43 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 10 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 17. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. COLDER.
LOWS AROUND 1 BELOW. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:10 PM

$$

RIZ007-122115-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...44 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 8 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 18. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. COLDER. LOWS
AROUND 2 BELOW. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:01 PM

$$

RIZ006-122115-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 7 TO 8 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...CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 18. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. COLDER. LOWS
AROUND 2 BELOW. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:11 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:42 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 4:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:58 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 3:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:50 PM

$$

RIZ008-122115-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 9 TO 11 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...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING SPRAY. COLDER. LOWS AROUND
 ABOVE. BREEZY. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 29 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:42 PM

$$

MAZ019-122115-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 12 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 16. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 1 BELOW. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:59 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:13 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:09 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:37 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-122115-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............5 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 12 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 14.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 20.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 4 BELOW.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:13 PM

$$

MAZ007-122115-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
355 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT...BECOMING NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...43 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 20S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.
WIND CHILL..........AS LOW AS 14 BELOW.

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...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 15.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 20. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 2 BELOW. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 21 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:01 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:24 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:54 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:09 PM

$$


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