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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

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

MAZ022-222015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1
                     FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 5:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:43 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:50 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:36 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:46 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:13 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:39 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:56 PM

$$

MAZ024-222015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.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 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1
                    FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:35 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:06 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:54 PM

$$

MAZ023-222015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
12 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:04 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:19 PM

$$

MAZ020-222015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1
                    FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:13 PM

$$

RIZ007-222015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1
                    FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:49 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:04 PM

$$

RIZ006-222015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1
                    FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 2:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:38 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:10 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 2:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:17 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:53 PM

$$

RIZ008-222015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING EAST AROUND
                    1 FOOT IN THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UV 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
13 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:31 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:52 PM

$$

MAZ019-222015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:32 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:28 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:33 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:47 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-222015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:26 PM

$$

MAZ007-222015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
339 AM EDT FRI APR 22 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...45 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
UV 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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:44 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:08 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:02 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:22 PM

$$


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