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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES OF RHODE ISLAND AND MASSACHUSETTS...
HURRICANE CRISTOBAL WILL PASS WELL SOUTHEAST OF NANTUCKET TODAY.
ROUGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL AFFECT THE EXPOSED OCEAN BEACHES
ALONG THE SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST COASTS TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

MAZ022-282015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....6 TO 8 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...14 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.
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 CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:14 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:53 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:31 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:27 PM

$$

MAZ024-282015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
SOUTH COAST SURF....8 TO 12 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....7 TO 11 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...SOUTH AROUND 7 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..14 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 6 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...14 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...69 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.
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. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:51 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:41 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:32 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:25 PM

$$

MAZ023-282015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................8 TO 12 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...70 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.
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. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:44 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 PM

$$

MAZ020-282015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................8 TO 12 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...70 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.
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. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 PM

$$

RIZ007-282015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................8 TO 12 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 7 FEET.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...70 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.
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. NORTH WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:22 PM

$$

RIZ006-282015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................8 TO 12 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 7 TO 8 FEET.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.
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 AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:02 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:03 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 3:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 3:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:59 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:57 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:11 PM

$$

RIZ008-282015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................8 TO 12 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 7 TO 8 FEET.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - HIGH.
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 MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:05 PM

$$

MAZ019-282015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:48 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:57 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:55 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:22 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-282015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 11 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:57 PM

$$

MAZ007-282015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
410 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:10 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:41 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:53 PM

$$


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