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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

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

MAZ022-182015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:33 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:28 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 6:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:18 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:36 PM

$$

MAZ024-182015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.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 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 3
                    FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...51 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF DENSE FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
UVI 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. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:20 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:42 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:50 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:34 PM

$$

MAZ023-182015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
UVI 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. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:48 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:15 PM

$$

MAZ020-182015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
UVI 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. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:09 PM

$$

RIZ007-182015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
UVI 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. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:37 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:00 PM

$$

RIZ006-182015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST AROUND 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI 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. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:41 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 2:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:07 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 2:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:26 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:01 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:49 PM

$$

RIZ008-182015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
UVI 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. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:48 PM

$$

MAZ019-182015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................2 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
UVI 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. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:12 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:08 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 6:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:16 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:27 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-182015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF DENSE FOG. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 5:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:07 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:06 PM

$$

MAZ007-182015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
252 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........8 - VERY 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 CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 6:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:47 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:07 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:02 PM

$$


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