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FZUS51 KBOX 260803
SRFBOX

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

MAZ022-262015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:00 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:48 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:58 PM

$$

MAZ024-262015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
SOUTH COAST SURF....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 1:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:08 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:57 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:30 PM

$$

MAZ023-262015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 15 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:42 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:38 PM

$$

MAZ020-262015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...72 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:36 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:13 PM

$$

RIZ007-262015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:27 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:40 PM

$$

RIZ006-262015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...72 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:08 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:56 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 2:59 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:40 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:47 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:16 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:51 PM

$$

RIZ008-262015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...72 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:19 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:25 PM

$$

MAZ019-262015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:29 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:53 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 12:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:51 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:56 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-262015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 12:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:47 PM

$$

MAZ007-262015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A LOW RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENHANCED RIP CURRENTS.
HOWEVER...RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NEAR JETTIES
AND OTHER STRUCTURES.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:09 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:24 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:47 PM

$$

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