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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

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

A STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND.
WINDS WILL DIE DOWN TONIGHT AS THE COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. LARGE
CANADIAN HIGH PRES WILL NOSE SOUTH INTO OUR WATERS ON SAT.

MAZ022-130915-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH 3 TO 5 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....47 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 19 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 18 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGHS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:08 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:20 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:26 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:29 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:21 PM

$$

MAZ024-130915-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....4 TO 6 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....44 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....45 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 17 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER
0S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:33 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:38 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:12 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:19 PM

$$

MAZ023-130915-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. NORTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. COLDER. HIGHS
AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:50 PM

$$

MAZ020-130915-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 18. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:54 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:44 PM

$$

RIZ007-130915-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. NORTH WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. COLDER. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:21 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:35 PM

$$

RIZ006-130915-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. NORTH WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. COLDER. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 20S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:37 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:16 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 1:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:37 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 1:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:24 PM

$$

RIZ008-130915-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 17 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. COLDER. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
30. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:47 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:36 PM

$$

MAZ019-130915-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............12 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 17. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:54 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:09 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-130915-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............12 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 15. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 5:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:51 PM

$$

MAZ007-130915-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
348 PM EST THU JAN 12 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 15. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:32 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:47 PM

$$

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