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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

MAZ022-262015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:24 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:28 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:41 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:22 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:41 PM

$$

MAZ024-262015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.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...LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING EAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...38 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....40 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:32 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:59 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:54 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:39 PM

$$

MAZ023-262015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...37 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:29 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:57 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:35 PM

$$

MAZ020-262015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...38 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:51 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:10 PM

$$

RIZ007-262015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...38 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:42 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:37 PM

$$

RIZ006-262015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:31 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:23 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:53 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 1:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:17 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:53 PM
LOW TIDE AT 7:49 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:31 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:48 PM

$$

RIZ008-262015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 12:55 AM
LOW TIDE AT 7:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 1:27 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:59 PM

$$

MAZ019-262015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:13 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:13 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:13 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:31 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-262015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 50S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:11 PM

$$

MAZ007-262015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
356 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN WITH POSSIBLE
                    DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:25 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:51 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:11 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:07 PM

$$


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