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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

MAZ022-032115-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....NORTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW...RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COLD. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW WITH POSSIBLE RAIN...
SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:42 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:16 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:27 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:33 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:19 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:18 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:56 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:29 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:25 PM

$$

MAZ024-032115-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 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...SOUTHWEST AROUND 2 FEET...BECOMING NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..7 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....WEST AROUND 3 FEET...BECOMING NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...7 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...35 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW WITH
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 4:02 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:18 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:57 PM

$$

MAZ023-032115-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...35 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN...SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF FREEZING
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW WITH
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:52 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:57 PM

$$

MAZ020-032115-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...35 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AND FREEZING FOG. SNOW...SLEET
WITH POSSIBLE RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:45 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:46 PM

$$

RIZ007-032115-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...36 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AND FREEZING FOG. SNOW AND
SLEET WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:23 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:12 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:37 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:59 PM

$$

RIZ006-032115-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...38 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AND FREEZING FOG. SNOW...SLEET
WITH RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:28 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:18 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 12:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:46 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:45 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:23 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:26 PM

$$

RIZ008-032115-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...38 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 30S.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AND FREEZING FOG. RAIN...SLEET
AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 6:15 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:33 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:31 PM

$$

MAZ019-032115-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........3 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COLD. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW LIKELY...A CHANCE
OF RAIN...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:29 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:02 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:21 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:38 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:53 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:09 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:22 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-032115-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............6 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...39 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........3 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN WITH
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING
RAIN. NOT AS COLD. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 3:25 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:59 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:14 PM

$$

MAZ007-032115-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
405 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............5 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
BEACH WINDS.........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
UVI INDEX...........3 - 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...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SNOW...SLEET...FREEZING RAIN AND A
CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING
RAIN. NOT AS COLD. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
14 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:58 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:25 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:14 PM

$$


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