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000 FZUS51 KBOX 050811 SRFBOX SURF ZONE FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES OF RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS... MAZ022-052015- BARNSTABLE MA- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE. EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET. EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET. EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS. EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. 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. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 18 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT NAUSET BEACH... LOW TIDE AT 3:38 AM HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 AM LOW TIDE AT 4:00 PM HIGH TIDE AT 10:08 PM AT HYANNISPORT... LOW TIDE AT 4:51 AM HIGH TIDE AT 11:30 AM LOW TIDE AT 5:06 PM HIGH TIDE AT 11:47 PM AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR... LOW TIDE AT 4:51 AM HIGH TIDE AT 10:44 AM LOW TIDE AT 5:13 PM HIGH TIDE AT 11:06 PM $$ MAZ024-052015- NANTUCKET MA- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE. SOUTH COAST SURF....2 TO 4 FEET. EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET. SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET. SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS. EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET. EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS. SOUTH COAST WATER....46 DEGREES. EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 20 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT INDIVIDUALS PLANNING TO ENTER THE SURF SHOULD CHECK WITH LOCAL BEACH PATROLS FIRST. BE SURE TO SWIM WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT. .TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 19 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT NANTUCKET... LOW TIDE AT 5:02 AM HIGH TIDE AT 11:36 AM LOW TIDE AT 5:16 PM HIGH TIDE AT 11:53 PM AT GREAT POINT... LOW TIDE AT 4:49 AM HIGH TIDE AT 11:16 AM LOW TIDE AT 5:11 PM HIGH TIDE AT 11:38 PM $$ MAZ023-052015- DUKES MA- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... 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 LIKELY AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 21 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. 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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 17 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT... LOW TIDE AT 12:39 AM HIGH TIDE AT 6:25 AM LOW TIDE AT 12:34 PM HIGH TIDE AT 6:50 PM $$ MAZ020-052015- SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. SURF................2 TO 4 FEET. SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET. PERIOD..............8 SECONDS. WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 17 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT INDIVIDUALS PLANNING TO ENTER THE SURF SHOULD CHECK WITH LOCAL BEACH PATROLS FIRST. BE SURE TO SWIM WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT. .TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT WESTPORT HARBOR... LOW TIDE AT 1:14 AM HIGH TIDE AT 7:19 AM LOW TIDE AT 1:09 PM HIGH TIDE AT 7:44 PM $$ RIZ007-052015- NEWPORT RI- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. SURF................2 TO 4 FEET. SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET. PERIOD..............8 SECONDS. WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 16 TO 17 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. 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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT NEWPORT... LOW TIDE AT 12:41 AM HIGH TIDE AT 7:10 AM LOW TIDE AT 12:36 PM HIGH TIDE AT 7:35 PM $$ RIZ006-052015- WASHINGTON RI- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. SURF................2 TO 4 FEET. SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET. PERIOD..............8 SECONDS. WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 16 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT INDIVIDUALS PLANNING TO ENTER THE SURF SHOULD CHECK WITH LOCAL BEACH PATROLS FIRST. BE SURE TO SWIM WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT. .TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT WATCH HILL POINT... LOW TIDE AT 1:57 AM HIGH TIDE AT 7:51 AM LOW TIDE AT 1:52 PM HIGH TIDE AT 8:16 PM AT POINT JUDITH...HARBOR OF REFUGE... LOW TIDE AT 1:14 AM HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM LOW TIDE AT 1:03 PM HIGH TIDE AT 7:36 PM AT NARRAGANSETT PIER... LOW TIDE AT 12:52 AM HIGH TIDE AT 6:59 AM LOW TIDE AT 12:47 PM HIGH TIDE AT 7:24 PM $$ RIZ008-052015- BLOCK ISLAND RI- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. SURF................2 TO 4 FEET. SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET. PERIOD..............8 SECONDS. WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 21 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. 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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR... LOW TIDE AT 1:03 AM HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 AM LOW TIDE AT 12:55 PM HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 PM $$ MAZ019-052015- EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON... MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. SURF................2 TO 4 FEET. SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT. PERIOD..............5 SECONDS. WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT INDIVIDUALS PLANNING TO ENTER THE SURF SHOULD CHECK WITH LOCAL BEACH PATROLS FIRST. BE SURE TO SWIM WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT. .TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 16 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT SCITUATE HARBOR... LOW TIDE AT 4:25 AM HIGH TIDE AT 10:39 AM LOW TIDE AT 4:45 PM HIGH TIDE AT 11:00 PM AT PLYMOUTH... LOW TIDE AT 4:45 AM HIGH TIDE AT 10:45 AM LOW TIDE AT 5:06 PM HIGH TIDE AT 11:08 PM $$ MAZ015-016-052015- SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP... BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. SURF................2 TO 4 FEET. SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. PERIOD..............5 SECONDS. WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 16 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. 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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT BOSTON... LOW TIDE AT 4:21 AM HIGH TIDE AT 10:33 AM LOW TIDE AT 4:43 PM HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 PM $$ MAZ007-052015- EASTERN ESSEX MA- INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT 411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016 .TODAY... RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE. SURF................2 TO 4 FEET. SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT. PERIOD..............7 SECONDS. WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES. SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S. BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 19 MPH. UV INDEX............1 - LOW. LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED. A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT INDIVIDUALS PLANNING TO ENTER THE SURF SHOULD CHECK WITH LOCAL BEACH PATROLS FIRST. BE SURE TO SWIM WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT. .TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH. TIDE INFORMATION... AT NEWBURYPORT... LOW TIDE AT 5:06 AM HIGH TIDE AT 11:01 AM LOW TIDE AT 5:25 PM HIGH TIDE AT 11:23 PM AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR... LOW TIDE AT 4:17 AM HIGH TIDE AT 10:33 AM LOW TIDE AT 4:39 PM HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 PM $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/US.NATIONALWEATHERSERVICE.BOSTON.GOV YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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