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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

WITH WINDS BLOWING ONSHORE TODAY ALONG THE SOUTHERN SHORES AND FAR
NORTHEASTERN SHORES TODAY...THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR RIP
CURRENTS AT SOME OF THE AREA BEACHES.

MAZ022-202015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:53 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:28 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:39 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:51 PM

$$

MAZ024-202015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.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....EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...65 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....64 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
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 SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 3:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:05 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:40 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:37 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:08 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:23 PM

$$

MAZ023-202015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:37 PM

$$

MAZ020-202015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM

$$

RIZ007-202015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - MODERATE.
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 AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:54 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:22 PM

$$

RIZ006-202015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:39 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:03 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 12:06 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:01 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:28 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:11 PM

$$

RIZ008-202015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...68 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........4 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:50 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:17 PM

$$

MAZ019-202015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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 SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:50 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:37 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:49 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-202015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...61 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........5 - MODERATE.
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 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 3:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:22 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:40 PM

$$

MAZ007-202015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
349 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...60 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
UVI 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
12 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:58 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:55 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:40 PM

$$


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