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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

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

MAZ022-192030-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 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...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:02 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:38 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:12 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:51 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:15 PM

$$

MAZ024-192030-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 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....SOUTHWEST 1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...6 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHWEST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...6 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....72 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:40 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:18 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:23 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:13 PM

$$

MAZ023-192030-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:37 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:39 PM

$$

MAZ020-192030-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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 IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:12 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:33 PM

$$

RIZ007-192030-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:28 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:24 PM

$$

RIZ006-192030-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:44 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:05 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 2:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:24 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 2:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:13 PM

$$

RIZ008-192030-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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 IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:49 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:13 PM

$$

MAZ019-192030-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 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 IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:40 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:44 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:47 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:09 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-192030-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
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...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:28 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:40 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:45 PM

$$

MAZ007-192030-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
359 AM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT...BECOMING EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:27 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:40 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:41 PM

$$

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