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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

MAZ022-052015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 18 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:08 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:47 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:06 PM

$$

MAZ024-052015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 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....SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 20 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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. RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:53 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:11 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:38 PM

$$

MAZ023-052015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND AREAS OF
                    DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 21 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:50 PM

$$

MAZ020-052015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
                    OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:44 PM

$$

RIZ007-052015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...48 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
                    OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTH WINDS 16 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:10 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:35 PM

$$

RIZ006-052015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
                    OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 16 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:16 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 1:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:36 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:59 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:47 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:24 PM

$$

RIZ008-052015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 3 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
                    OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 21 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:03 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 PM

$$

MAZ019-052015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............5 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
                    OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:45 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:00 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:45 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:08 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-052015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............5 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...46 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
                    OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 16 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 4:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:43 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 PM

$$

MAZ007-052015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
411 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...47 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
                    OF DRIZZLE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 40S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 19 MPH.
UV INDEX............1 - LOW.
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 RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:06 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:01 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:23 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:55 PM

$$


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