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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

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

ANOTHER COASTAL LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS THE BENCHMARK TONIGHT
FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM ON WEDNESDAY. A POTENT
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO
FRIDAY. FOLLOWED BY QUIET WEATHER FOR THE WEEKEND.

MAZ022-240815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....51 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 50S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...1 - LOW.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:57 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:04 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:31 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:44 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:44 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:02 PM

$$

MAZ024-240815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
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 3 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTH 2 TO 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....50 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....49 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 50S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 19 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 5:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:12 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:49 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:08 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:34 PM

$$

MAZ023-240815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 50S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:46 PM

$$

MAZ020-240815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 60S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:16 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:03 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:40 PM

$$

RIZ007-240815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 60S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:40 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:30 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:31 PM

$$

RIZ006-240815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 60S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS
AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:12 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 1:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:03 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:49 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:29 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:41 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:20 PM

$$

RIZ008-240815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST 2 TO 4 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...54 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....AROUND 60.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:05 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:29 PM

$$

MAZ019-240815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 60S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:57 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:06 PM

$$

MAZ016-240815-
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 60S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 4:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:51 PM

$$

MAZ015-240815-
SUFFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, AND WINTHROP
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 60S.
WINDS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 4:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:51 PM

$$

MAZ007-240815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
338 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE LOWER 60S.
WINDS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
ULTRAVIOLET INDEX...2 - LOW.
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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY, SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:01 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:21 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:33 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:51 PM

$$

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