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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

MAZ022-062015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
EAST COAST SURF.....5 TO 7 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...11 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 15 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:51 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:59 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:26 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:58 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:04 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:57 PM

$$

MAZ024-062015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
SOUTH COAST SURF....6 TO 8 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....6 TO 8 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 7 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...11 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 7 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...11 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:34 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:08 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:02 PM

$$

MAZ023-062015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 17 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:41 PM

$$

MAZ020-062015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:35 PM

$$

RIZ007-062015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:26 PM

$$

RIZ006-062015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 15 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:41 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:07 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 2:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:01 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:51 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:27 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 1:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:15 PM

$$

RIZ008-062015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 20 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:14 PM

$$

MAZ019-062015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:35 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:51 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:57 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:59 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-062015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 5:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:46 PM

$$

MAZ007-062015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
418 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 4 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:54 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:15 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:46 PM

$$


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