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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

MAZ022-250815-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTH AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH...BECOMING NORTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
ULTRAVIOLET 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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
14 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:56 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:37 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:34 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:16 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:09 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:35 PM

$$

MAZ024-250815-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
SOUTH COAST SURF....5 TO 7 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL....SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT...INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                     IN THE AFTERNOON.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHWEST 2 TO 5 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....40 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH...BECOMING NORTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
ULTRAVIOLET 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 4:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:50 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:18 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:07 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:38 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:07 PM

$$

MAZ023-250815-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 2 TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
ULTRAVIOLET 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:02 PM

$$

MAZ020-250815-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 2 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
ULTRAVIOLET 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:22 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:56 PM

$$

RIZ007-250815-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................5 TO 7 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 2 TO 6 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING NORTH AROUND
                    8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
ULTRAVIOLET 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:47 PM

$$

RIZ006-250815-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....AROUND 50.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING NORTH AROUND
                    8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
ULTRAVIOLET 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:28 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 12:16 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:21 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:49 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:00 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:14 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:36 PM

$$

RIZ008-250815-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................4 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH 1 TO 5 FEET.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
ULTRAVIOLET 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 LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40.
EAST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:52 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:56 PM

$$

MAZ019-250815-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING NORTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:00 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:15 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:29 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 4:05 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:35 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:32 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-250815-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, WINTHROP,
BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 3:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:24 PM

$$

MAZ007-250815-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
418 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TOMORROW...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 40S.
WINDS...............NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:56 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:46 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:35 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:06 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:24 PM

$$

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