Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Caribou ME
227 PM EDT Thu Oct 15 2020

MEZ029-160815-
Coastal Hancock-
Including the beaches of Sand Beach
227 PM EDT Thu Oct 15 2020

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf........................Around 3 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....No Thunderstorm Risk.
Water Temperature...........54 degrees. According to the USCG, when
                            the water temperature is below 60
                            degrees, the average submerged person
                            could lose dexterity within minutes and
                            be unable to accomplish simple tasks
                            like buckling a life jacket or
                            operating a radio.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. Patchy fog. Scattered
                            showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 50s.
Winds.......................South winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Sand Beach...............High at 10:41 AM EDT.
                            Low at 04:57 PM EDT.

.SATURDAY...
Surf........................Around 3 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....Thunderstorm Risk is Limited.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain with isolated
                            thunderstorms.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 15 mph, becoming
                            west in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Sand Beach...............High at 11:29 AM EDT.
                            Low at 05:48 PM EDT.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
50s. South winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Partly sunny. Highs in the
upper 50s. South winds around 10 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

$$

MEZ030-160815-
Coastal Washington-
Including the beaches of Roque Bluffs
227 PM EDT Thu Oct 15 2020

.FRIDAY...
Rip Current Risk............Low.
Surf........................Around 2 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....No Thunderstorm Risk.
Water Temperature...........54 degrees. According to the USCG, when
                            the water temperature is below 60
                            degrees, the average submerged person
                            could lose dexterity within minutes and
                            be unable to accomplish simple tasks
                            like buckling a life jacket or
                            operating a radio.
Weather.....................Partly sunny. Patchy fog. Isolated
                            showers.
High Temperature............In the upper 50s.
Winds.......................South winds 15 to 20 mph.
Tides...
   Roque Bluffs.............High at 10:44 AM EDT.
                            Low at 04:59 PM EDT.

.SATURDAY...
Surf........................2 to 3 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential**....Thunderstorm Risk is Limited.
Weather.....................Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain with possible
                            thunderstorms and drizzle.
High Temperature............In the mid 50s.
Winds.......................Southeast winds around 15 mph, becoming
                            southwest in the afternoon.
Tides...
   Roque Bluffs.............High at 11:33 AM EDT.
                            Low at 05:49 PM EDT.

.SUNDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid
50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Surf height around 1 foot. Partly sunny. 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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