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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

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

MAZ022-240800-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....NORTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...6 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:51 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:04 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:49 PM

$$

MAZ024-240800-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....NORTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...6 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....NORTH 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...6 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....41 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 3:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:21 PM

$$

MAZ023-240800-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:15 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:47 PM

$$

MAZ020-240800-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............12 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:09 PM

$$

RIZ007-240800-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:49 PM

$$

RIZ006-240800-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:41 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 5:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:06 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:49 PM

$$

RIZ008-240800-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 18 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:15 PM

$$

MAZ019-240800-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:43 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:47 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-240800-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, WINTHROP,
BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 2:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:38 PM

$$

MAZ007-240800-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
400 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:58 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:44 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:38 PM

$$

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