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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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

A MODEST SWELL BUILDING IN FROM THE SOUTH MAY LEAD TO A MODERATE
RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET.

MAZ022-232015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:46 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:07 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:52 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:05 PM

$$

MAZ024-232015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 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...SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 1 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...67 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
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 UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:55 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:04 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:37 PM

$$

MAZ023-232015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:46 PM

$$

MAZ020-232015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................2 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:54 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:40 PM

$$

RIZ007-232015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 3 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:21 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:31 PM

$$

RIZ006-232015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:37 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:12 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 1:24 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:12 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:42 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:20 PM

$$

RIZ008-232015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:51 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 PM

$$

MAZ019-232015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:03 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:04 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-232015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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 CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 4:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:54 PM

$$

MAZ007-232015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
342 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 11 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........7 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:11 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:54 PM

$$


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