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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

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

MAZ022-302015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 6:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:15 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:19 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:53 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:31 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:00 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:28 PM

$$

MAZ024-302015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.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 AROUND 1 FOOT.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....40 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:34 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:06 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:32 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:26 PM

$$

MAZ023-302015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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. LOWS AROUND 30. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:56 PM

$$

MAZ020-302015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN, SLEET AND A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:27 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:50 PM

$$

RIZ007-302015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN, SLEET AND A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:41 PM

$$

RIZ006-302015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN, SLEET AND A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:59 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:22 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 4:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:37 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 3:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:30 PM

$$

RIZ008-302015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...6 - 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. HIGHS AROUND 40. EAST WINDS AROUND
12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 24 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:01 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:35 PM

$$

MAZ019-302015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN, SNOW AND SLEET. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:50 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:56 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:58 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:21 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-302015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, WINTHROP,
BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW AND SLEET. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SLEET AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:58 PM

$$

MAZ007-302015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
415 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SLEET, RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:20 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:14 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:38 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:54 PM

$$

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