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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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

MAZ022-020815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST 1 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 12:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:28 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:11 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:00 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:26 PM

$$

MAZ024-020815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.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....SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT...BECOMING EAST AROUND 4
                     FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING EAST AROUND 3 FEET IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....47 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 6 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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 2:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:14 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:29 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:58 PM

$$

MAZ023-020815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:01 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:44 PM

$$

MAZ020-020815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:55 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:19 PM

$$

RIZ007-020815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:46 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:46 PM

$$

RIZ006-020815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:27 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 4:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:48 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:18 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:35 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:57 PM

$$

RIZ008-020815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
                    AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH...BECOMING EAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:39 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:08 PM

$$

MAZ019-020815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - MODERATE.
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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:23 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:29 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-020815-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    AREAS OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - MODERATE.
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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 1:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:01 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:15 PM

$$

MAZ007-020815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
339 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:49 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:43 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:57 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:15 PM

$$


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