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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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

MAZ022-172015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
EAST COAST SURF.....3 TO 5 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 21 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 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND
17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:56 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:43 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:11 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:47 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:09 PM

$$

MAZ024-172015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
SOUTH COAST SURF....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....3 TO 5 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...43 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 23 TO 24 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.

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

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND PATCHY DRIZZLE. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:45 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:12 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:19 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:07 PM

$$

MAZ023-172015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 21 TO 22 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
18 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:11 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:32 PM

$$

MAZ020-172015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 18 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:26 PM

$$

RIZ007-172015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 18 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:17 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:17 PM

$$

RIZ006-172015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 17 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:33 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:58 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 3:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:12 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 3:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:06 PM

$$

RIZ008-172015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 22 TO 23 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:02 PM

$$

MAZ019-172015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 18 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 MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:37 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:44 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:05 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-172015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 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 MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:39 PM

$$

MAZ007-172015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
405 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 16 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 MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:20 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:35 PM

$$


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