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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES OF RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS...
THE COMBINATION OF A PROLONGED NORTHEAST WIND AND LOW PRESSURE
WELL TO THE SOUTHEAST OF THE REGION WILL BRING A MODERATE RISK OF
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS FOR SUNDAY.

MAZ022-230815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:56 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:20 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:26 PM

$$

MAZ024-230815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....3 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 5 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....72 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 12:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:21 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:58 PM

$$

MAZ023-230815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:50 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:45 PM

$$

MAZ020-230815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:44 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:20 PM

$$

RIZ007-230815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:35 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:47 PM

$$

RIZ006-230815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:16 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:03 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 2:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:32 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:06 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:54 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:24 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:58 PM

$$

RIZ008-230815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...75 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS AROUND 70.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:21 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:10 PM

$$

MAZ019-230815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...70 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:22 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 12:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:35 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:30 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-230815-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - 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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:15 PM

$$

MAZ007-230815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
347 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............6 - HIGH.
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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:44 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:15 PM

$$


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