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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

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

MAZ022-232015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF CHATHAM, EASTHAM, AND PROVINCETOWN
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....43 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY. FREEZING SPRAY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 19 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 1:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 1:48 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:01 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:04 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 2:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:01 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:59 PM

$$

MAZ024-232015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NANTUCKET
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.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....EAST 1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...9 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....LIGHT SWELLS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
EAST COAST PERIOD...10 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....41 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY. FREEZING SPRAY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 19 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 2:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:20 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:44 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:59 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:31 PM

$$

MAZ023-232015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF EDGARTOWN AND AQUINNAH
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 18 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 10:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:21 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:58 PM

$$

MAZ020-232015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF WESTPORT, DARTMOUTH, AND NEW BEDFORD
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHWEST AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 16 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:34 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:15 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:33 PM

$$

RIZ007-232015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NEWPORT, MIDDLETOWN, AND LITTLE COMPTON
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTH AROUND 1 FOOT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...40 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:36 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:01 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:06 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:00 PM

$$

RIZ006-232015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF NARRAGANSETT, CHARLESTOWN, AND WESTERLY
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT...BECOMING EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE UPPER 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 12 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:17 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:47 PM

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

HIGH TIDE AT 4:30 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:18 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:26 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

HIGH TIDE AT 4:25 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:55 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:11 PM

$$

RIZ008-232015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BLOCK ISLAND
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT...BECOMING EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 19 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 5:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:29 PM
LOW TIDE AT 11:40 PM

$$

MAZ019-232015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF COHASSET, DUXBURY, HINGHAM, KINGSTON,
MARSHFIELD, PLYMOUTH, AND SCITUATE
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:59 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:37 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:54 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:23 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:20 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:57 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:54 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-232015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BOSTON, CHELSEA, REVERE, WINTHROP,
BRAINTREE, MILTON, QUINCY, AND WEYMOUTH
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 3 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...41 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 13 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 1:53 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:31 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:48 PM

$$

MAZ007-232015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BEVERLY, GLOUCESTER, AND NEWBURYPORT
432 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............NORTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............7 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...42 DEGREES.
WEATHER.............SUNNY.
HIGH TEMPERATURE....IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS...............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
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.

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
7 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 2:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:32 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:18 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:06 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 1:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:09 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:27 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:48 PM

$$

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