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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

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

MAZ022-170915-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING WEST
                    AROUND 13 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:40 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:00 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:43 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:27 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:47 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:38 PM

$$

MAZ024-170915-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.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...EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...48 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
4 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 1:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:26 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:45 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:10 PM

$$

MAZ023-170915-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
1 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:54 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:27 PM

$$

MAZ020-170915-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
18 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:48 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:02 PM

$$

RIZ007-170915-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
18 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:39 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:29 PM

$$

RIZ006-170915-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
16 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:20 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:45 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 3:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:53 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:54 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:40 PM

$$

RIZ008-170915-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
2 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 18 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:37 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:37 PM

$$

MAZ019-170915-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING WEST AROUND
                    12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:36 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 1:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:44 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:37 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-170915-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 12:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:17 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:27 PM

$$

MAZ007-170915-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
323 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:49 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:27 PM

$$


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