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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

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

MAZ022-182030-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:00 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:22 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:53 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:21 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 6:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:07 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:28 PM

$$

MAZ024-182030-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
SOUTH COAST SURF....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHWEST AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....72 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:54 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:29 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:39 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:26 PM

$$

MAZ023-182030-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:49 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:53 PM

$$

MAZ020-182030-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:24 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:47 PM

$$

RIZ007-182030-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:51 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:38 PM

$$

RIZ006-182030-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:04 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:19 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 2:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:38 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 1:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:02 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:27 PM

$$

RIZ008-182030-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:28 PM

$$

MAZ019-182030-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:59 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 6:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:04 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:23 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-182030-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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 CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 5:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:58 PM

$$

MAZ007-182030-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
352 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY 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 CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 6:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:17 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:41 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:54 PM

$$

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