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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

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

MAZ022-162015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...13 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....60 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - LOW.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:30 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:56 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:27 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:28 PM

$$

MAZ024-162015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.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...EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..11 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...14 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...61 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....60 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 18 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - LOW.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 12:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:25 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 PM

$$

MAZ023-162015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:14 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:37 PM

$$

MAZ020-162015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............16 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:08 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:12 PM

$$

RIZ007-162015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............16 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...64 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:59 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:39 PM

$$

RIZ006-162015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - LOW.
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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:40 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:55 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 2:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:06 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:51 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:48 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:50 PM

$$

RIZ008-162015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............15 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........1 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

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

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:52 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:44 PM

$$

MAZ019-162015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............12 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...59 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:24 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:01 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:21 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-162015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............13 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...59 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:17 PM

$$

MAZ007-162015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
336 AM EDT THU OCT 16 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............14 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...59 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
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.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:17 PM

$$


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