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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

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

SEAS AND SWELLS WILL INCREASE TODAY AND TOMORROW AS HURRICANE
GONZALO MOVES BY WELL SOUTHEAST OF NANTUCKET.

MAZ022-172015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
EAST COAST SURF.....5 TO 6 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 7 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....60 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
14 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. WEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:29 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:20 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:27 PM

$$

MAZ024-172015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
SOUTH COAST SURF....5 TO 7 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....5 TO 6 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...SOUTH 6 TO 8 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 7 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...61 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....60 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 18 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 1:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:19 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:26 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:59 PM

$$

MAZ023-172015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 5 TO 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 17 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:10 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:19 PM

$$

MAZ020-172015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 5 TO 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:04 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:54 PM

$$

RIZ007-172015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 5 TO 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...64 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 16 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:55 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:21 PM

$$

RIZ006-172015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................5 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 6 TO 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:36 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:37 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 3:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:59 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:39 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:44 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:32 PM

$$

RIZ008-172015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................5 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 18 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:59 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:32 PM

$$

MAZ019-172015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...59 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:02 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:24 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 12:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:17 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:21 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-172015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...59 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 12:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:16 PM

$$

MAZ007-172015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
355 AM EDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................3 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...59 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:38 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:28 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:54 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:16 PM

$$


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