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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

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

MAZ022-172115-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

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

$$

MAZ024-172115-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.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 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...48 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH...BECOMING WEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 16 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

$$

MAZ023-172115-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
19 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 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

$$

MAZ020-172115-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
17 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 11 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

$$

RIZ007-172115-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

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

$$

RIZ006-172115-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 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

$$

RIZ008-172115-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

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

$$

MAZ019-172115-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING WEST AROUND
                    12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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 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

$$

MAZ015-016-172115-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 11 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

$$

MAZ007-172115-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
346 AM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........1 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 13 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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