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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

MAZ022-232015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....44 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 23 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:02 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:17 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:04 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:15 PM

$$

MAZ024-232015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 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..8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...46 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 23 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. BREEZY. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 28 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 12:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:12 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:47 PM

$$

MAZ023-232015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. BREEZY. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:47 PM

$$

MAZ020-232015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
3 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:43 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:22 PM

$$

RIZ007-232015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
3 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:34 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:49 PM

$$

RIZ006-232015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 17 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
1 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:15 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:05 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 3:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:33 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:23 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:00 PM

$$

RIZ008-232015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 21 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
3 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:25 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:05 PM

$$

MAZ019-232015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...44 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. BREEZY. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:48 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:08 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 12:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:11 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-232015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...44 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. BREEZY. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 12:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:45 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:04 PM

$$

MAZ007-232015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
349 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...44 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. BREEZY. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 26 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:24 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:04 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:41 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:04 PM

$$


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