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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

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

MAZ022-172015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:43 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:51 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:50 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:09 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:41 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:04 PM

$$

MAZ024-172015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.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 1 FOOT.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....40 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 15 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 22 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:45 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:24 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:13 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:02 PM

$$

MAZ023-172015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:34 PM

$$

MAZ020-172015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:06 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:35 PM

$$

RIZ007-172015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:02 PM

$$

RIZ006-172015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 40. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:38 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:18 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 5:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:19 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 5:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:13 PM

$$

RIZ008-172015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:12 PM

$$

MAZ019-172015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:34 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:37 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:38 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:02 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-172015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, WINTHROP,
BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - MODERATE.
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 LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:30 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:34 PM

$$

MAZ007-172015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
406 AM EDT FRI MAR 17 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...3 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:52 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:19 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:30 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:30 PM

$$

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