Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Caribou ME
253 PM EDT Sat May 28 2022

MEZ029-290815-
Coastal Hancock-
Including the beaches of Sand Beach
253 PM EDT Sat May 28 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf........................Around 3 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....No Thunderstorm Risk.
UV Index**..................Very High.
Water Temperature...........48 degrees. According to the USCG, when
                            the water temperature is below 50
                            degrees, the chance of immediate
                            incapacitation due to cold shock is
                            extremely high, and chances of survival
                            become severely diminished even with
                            the appropriate thermal protection.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the mid 60s.
Winds.......................West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tides...
   Sand Beach...............High 10.4 feet (MLLW) 11:07 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.1 feet (MLLW) 05:07 PM EDT.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf........................Around 3 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....No Thunderstorm Risk.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny.
High Temperature............In the upper 60s.
Winds.......................West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tides...
   Sand Beach...............High 10.3 feet (MLLW) 11:48 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.3 feet (MLLW) 05:46 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 2 feet. Partly sunny. Rain likely.
Highs around 60. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
upper 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/car

$$

MEZ030-290815-
Coastal Washington-
Including the beaches of Roque Bluffs
253 PM EDT Sat May 28 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TOMORROW...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf........................Around 2 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....No Thunderstorm Risk.
UV Index**..................Very High.
Water Temperature...........46 degrees. According to the USCG, when
                            the water temperature is below 50
                            degrees, the chance of immediate
                            incapacitation due to cold shock is
                            extremely high, and chances of survival
                            become severely diminished even with
                            the appropriate thermal protection.
Weather.....................Sunny.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................West winds around 5 mph, increasing to
                            southwest around 15 mph in the
                            afternoon.
Tides...
   Roque Bluffs.............High 13.5 feet (MLLW) 11:06 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.2 feet (MLLW) 05:08 PM EDT.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf........................Around 2 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....No Thunderstorm Risk.
Weather.....................Mostly sunny. A slight chance of
                            showers.
High Temperature............In the lower 60s.
Winds.......................Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tides...
   Roque Bluffs.............High 13.4 feet (MLLW) 11:47 AM EDT.
                            Low 1.4 feet (MLLW) 05:48 PM EDT.

.TUESDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Mostly sunny. A chance of rain.
Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Partly sunny. A slight chance
of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.

&&

Rip Current Risk Category
* Low Risk - The risk for rip currents is low, however,
life-threatening rip currents often occur in the vicinity of groins,
jetties, reefs, and piers.
* Moderate Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are possible in the
surf zone.
* High Risk - Life-threatening rip currents are likely in the surf
zone.

** For thunderstorm, waterspout, and UV definitions see:
https://www.weather.gov/beach/car


$$


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