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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

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

MAZ022-242115-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. BREEZY. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:13 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:29 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:35 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:42 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:26 PM

$$

MAZ024-242115-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 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 4 FEET...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...48 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. BREEZY.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 26 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 24 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:34 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:40 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:14 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:24 PM

$$

MAZ023-242115-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...49 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 24 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:51 PM

$$

MAZ020-242115-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
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. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 PM

$$

RIZ007-242115-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:36 PM

$$

RIZ006-242115-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 11 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:14 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:17 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 2:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:17 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:31 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 2:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:25 PM

$$

RIZ008-242115-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 15 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 23 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:19 PM

$$

MAZ019-242115-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 9 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:33 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:55 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:42 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:18 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-242115-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:31 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:56 PM

$$

MAZ007-242115-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
327 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 8 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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:38 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:31 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:52 PM

$$


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