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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

SOUTHWEST WINDS TODAY WILL SHIFT TO THE W OVERNIGHT...BUT THE
REMNANT SWELL WITH WAVE HEIGHTS AT 5 TO 6 FEET ALONG THE S-FACING
BEACHES WILL RESULT IN A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ON
WEDNESDAY.

MAZ022-050815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:00 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:13 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:30 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:03 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:51 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:43 PM

$$

MAZ024-050815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.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....SOUTHWEST 4 TO 5 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....70 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:10 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:01 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:43 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:41 PM

$$

MAZ023-050815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 4 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............7 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:12 PM

$$

MAZ020-050815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 4 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............7 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:44 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:47 PM

$$

RIZ007-050815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 4 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............7 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:35 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:14 PM

$$

RIZ006-050815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...75 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND
                    11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............7 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:16 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:30 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 12:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:40 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:17 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 5:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:24 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:25 PM

$$

RIZ008-050815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 4 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...75 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:18 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:51 PM

$$

MAZ019-050815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:59 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:13 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:04 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:06 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:34 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-050815-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:13 PM

$$

MAZ007-050815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
223 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:21 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:54 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:09 PM

$$


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