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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

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

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

MAZ022-282015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
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. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 19 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 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

$$

MAZ024-282015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.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...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. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 18 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST
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

$$

MAZ023-282015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 18 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 6 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

$$

MAZ020-282015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
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. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 17 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 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

$$

RIZ007-282015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
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. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 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

$$

RIZ006-282015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
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. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS AROUND 70. EAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 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

$$

RIZ008-282015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
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. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 17 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 7 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

$$

MAZ019-282015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 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

$$

MAZ015-016-282015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 14 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 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

$$

MAZ007-282015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
404 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
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. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 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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