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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

SOUTHEASTERLY SWELL COUPLED WITH SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 KTS WILL MAKE FOR A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG
SOUTH AND SOUTHEASTERN FACING BEACHES. SURF AROUND 2 TO 3 FEET IS
FORECAST.

MAZ022-272015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:50 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:35 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:47 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:48 PM

$$

MAZ024-272015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 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...12 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...11 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....67 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 19 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 3:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:45 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:45 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:20 PM

$$

MAZ023-272015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 18 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:31 PM

$$

MAZ020-272015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
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. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:54 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:21 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:25 PM

$$

RIZ007-272015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
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. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:16 PM

$$

RIZ006-272015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
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. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:04 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:57 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 12:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:05 PM

$$

RIZ008-272015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
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. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:10 PM

$$

MAZ019-272015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:47 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-272015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...62 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 2:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:17 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 PM

$$

MAZ007-272015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
328 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...62 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:31 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:54 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 PM

$$

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