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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

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

MAZ022-232015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 6:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:32 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:31 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:30 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:39 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:30 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:44 PM

$$

MAZ024-232015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.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 3 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....51 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:49 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:42 PM

$$

MAZ023-232015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:01 PM

$$

MAZ020-232015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................2 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:55 PM

$$

RIZ007-232015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
UV INDEX............4 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 PM

$$

RIZ006-232015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............4 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:08 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:27 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 3:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:49 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 3:18 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:35 PM

$$

RIZ008-232015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............4 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:33 PM

$$

MAZ019-232015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH.
UV INDEX............5 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:06 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:18 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:13 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:22 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:40 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-232015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............5 - 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:19 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:14 PM

$$

MAZ007-232015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
355 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
UV INDEX............5 - 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:57 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:19 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:10 PM

$$

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