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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

EXPECT HIGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS TODAY ACROSS
THE EAST FACING COASTLINE OF ESSEX...BARNSTABLE AND NANTUCKET
COUNTIES. THIS IS DUE TO CONTINUED ONSHORE WINDS CREATING
LONG GROUND SWELLS CLOSE TO THE EAST FACING SHORELINES TODAY.

MAZ022-292015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
EAST COAST SURF.....3 TO 5 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....64 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
0-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 26 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - LOW.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 24 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:14 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:27 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:18 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:25 PM

$$

MAZ024-292015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....HIGH.
SOUTH COAST SURF....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....3 TO 5 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....66 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 27 TO 28 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - 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.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. BREEZY.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 26 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
BREEZY. EAST WINDS AROUND 28 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST
WINDS AROUND 23 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:02 PM
LOW TIDE AT 5:38 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:57 PM

$$

MAZ023-292015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 24 TO 26 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 24 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 26 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:54 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:00 PM

$$

MAZ020-292015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 22 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:29 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:54 PM

$$

RIZ007-292015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 19 TO 21 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:45 PM

$$

RIZ006-292015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 19 TO 21 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:12 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:26 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 1:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:00 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 1:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:07 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:34 PM

$$

RIZ008-292015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S.
0-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 27 TO 29 MPH.
UV INDEX............2 - 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 SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 29 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WINDY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 31 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:34 PM

$$

MAZ019-292015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
0-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 22 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:44 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:04 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:23 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:13 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:26 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-292015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
0-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 18 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 4:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:57 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:14 PM

$$

MAZ007-292015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
433 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....HIGH.
SURF................3 TO 5 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
0-FOOT WINDS........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
UV INDEX............3 - MODERATE.
LIGHTNING THREAT....NO LIGHTNING EXPECTED.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
19 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:32 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:14 PM

$$

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