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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

SOUTH FACING BEACHES WILL EXPERIENCE SOME ONSHORE FLOW COMBINED
WITH A BUILDING SWELL WHICH MAY EXCEED 5 FT. THIS WILL LEAD TO A
MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES.

MAZ022-042015-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...11 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

HIGH TIDE AT 1:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 2:19 PM
LOW TIDE AT 8:34 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:07 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:53 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:17 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:47 PM

$$

MAZ024-042015-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 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....SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD...11 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
EAST COAST PERIOD...11 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER....72 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....70 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 16 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT 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...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND
70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:42 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 4:15 PM
LOW TIDE AT 10:00 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

HIGH TIDE AT 3:18 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:49 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:45 PM

$$

MAZ023-042015-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...73 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 11 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:39 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:54 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:11 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:18 PM

$$

MAZ020-042015-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 5:14 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:48 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:46 PM

$$

RIZ007-042015-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 4:41 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:39 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:13 PM

$$

RIZ006-042015-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...75 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 5:57 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 12:20 PM
LOW TIDE AT 6:29 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 5:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:41 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:59 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 4:52 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:28 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:24 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:52 PM

$$

RIZ008-042015-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............11 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...75 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 16 MPH.
UV INDEX............8 - VERY HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....INFREQUENT 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 CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 12 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 4:54 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:22 AM
LOW TIDE AT 5:32 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 11:47 PM

$$

MAZ019-042015-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:05 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:16 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:12 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:38 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-042015-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:51 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:06 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:17 PM

$$

MAZ007-042015-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
406 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...65 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 11 MPH.
UV INDEX............7 - HIGH.
LIGHTNING THREAT....VERY INFREQUENT 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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:58 AM
LOW TIDE AT 9:30 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:28 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:57 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

HIGH TIDE AT 2:35 AM
LOW TIDE AT 8:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 3:06 PM
LOW TIDE AT 9:13 PM

$$


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