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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

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

STRONG SW WINDS WILL LEAD TO BUILDING SEAS AND INCREASING RISK FOR
RIP CURRENTS LATER TODAY...PARTICULARLY AT SOUTHEAST MA AND RI
BEACHES.

MAZ022-222030-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 19 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:05 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:11 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:55 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:25 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:03 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:24 PM

$$

MAZ024-222030-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 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....SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....68 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 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 AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:27 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:01 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:35 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:22 PM

$$

MAZ023-222030-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:38 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:47 PM

$$

MAZ020-222030-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...72 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 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 AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:41 PM

$$

RIZ007-222030-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 18 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 AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 PM

$$

RIZ006-222030-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...72 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:54 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:13 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 4:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:08 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 3:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:51 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:21 PM

$$

RIZ008-222030-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...72 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 21 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:44 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:19 PM

$$

MAZ019-222030-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:50 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:52 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:57 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:19 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-222030-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 90S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 18 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:52 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:54 PM

$$

MAZ007-222030-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
357 AM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 15 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:13 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:35 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:52 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:50 PM

$$

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