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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

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

MAZ022-162015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............PARTLY SUNNY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 17 TO 20 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:09 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:03 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:27 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:22 PM

$$

MAZ024-162015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.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 2 TO 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....40 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 20 TO 21 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:28 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:01 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:41 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:30 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:20 PM

$$

MAZ023-162015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 20 TO 21 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:52 PM

$$

MAZ020-162015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:46 PM

$$

RIZ007-162015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:37 PM

$$

RIZ006-162015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 13 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:41 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 4:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:44 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:32 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 4:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:26 PM

$$

RIZ008-162015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............PARTLY SUNNY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
16 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:34 PM

$$

MAZ019-162015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS 14 TO 15 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS AROUND
0. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:51 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:55 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:54 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:17 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-162015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, WINTHROP,
BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS AROUND
18. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:47 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:52 PM

$$

MAZ007-162015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
350 AM EDT THU MAR 16 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 30S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS AROUND
19. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:08 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:36 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:31 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:47 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:48 PM

$$

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