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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

MAZ022-040815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:16 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:14 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:14 PM

$$

MAZ024-040815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 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 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....47 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 4:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:00 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:46 PM

$$

MAZ023-040815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:57 PM

$$

MAZ020-040815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:51 PM

$$

RIZ007-040815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:42 PM

$$

RIZ006-040815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 12:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:43 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM

$$

RIZ008-040815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:08 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:32 PM

$$

MAZ019-040815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - HIGH.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE DRIZZLE AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:09 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:16 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-040815-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - HIGH.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 3:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:03 PM

$$

MAZ007-040815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
337 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - HIGH.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:03 PM

$$


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