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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

MAZ022-242015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....NORTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...5 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:51 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:04 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:31 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:49 PM

$$

MAZ024-242015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....NORTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...6 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....NORTH 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...6 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....40 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
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.

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...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 3:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:21 PM

$$

MAZ023-242015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
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...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:50 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:15 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:47 PM

$$

MAZ020-242015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............12 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:09 PM

$$

RIZ007-242015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............12 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:49 PM

$$

RIZ006-242015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:41 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 5:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:06 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:24 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:49 PM

$$

RIZ008-242015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............LIGHT SWELLS.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
17 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:15 PM

$$

MAZ019-242015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:43 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:47 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-242015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, WINTHROP,
BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 2:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:38 PM

$$

MAZ007-242015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
430 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SNOW.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN...A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:58 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:44 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:38 PM

$$

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