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FZUS51 KBOX 230819
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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

MAZ022-232030-
BARNSTABLE MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...CHATHAM...EASTHAM...PROVINCETOWN
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....MODERATE.
EAST COAST SURF.....2 TO 4 FEET.
EAST COAST SWELL.....EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST WATER....67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 19 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NAUSET BEACH...

LOW TIDE AT 2:36 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:47 AM
LOW TIDE AT 2:42 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 8:59 PM

AT HYANNISPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:55 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:36 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:46 PM

AT BARNSTABLE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:45 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:55 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:57 PM

$$

MAZ024-232030-
NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NANTUCKET
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
SOUTH COAST RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
EAST COAST RIP CURRENT RISK.....LOW.
SOUTH COAST SURF....1 TO 2 FEET.
EAST COAST SURF.....1 TO 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST SWELL...EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
SOUTH COAST PERIOD..8 SECONDS.
EAST COAST SWELL....EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
EAST COAST PERIOD...8 SECONDS.
SOUTH COAST WATER...65 DEGREES.
EAST COAST WATER....63 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 18 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NANTUCKET...

LOW TIDE AT 4:11 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:51 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:02 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:53 PM

AT GREAT POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:47 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:17 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:53 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:29 PM

$$

MAZ023-232030-
DUKES MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...EDGARTOWN...AQUINNAH
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 9 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SQUIBNOCKET POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:13 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:12 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:08 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:45 PM

$$

MAZ020-232030-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...WESTPORT...DARTMOUTH...NEW BEDFORD
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WESTPORT HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:48 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:06 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:39 PM

$$

RIZ007-232030-
NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NEWPORT...MIDDLETOWN...LITTLE COMPTON
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 16 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 7 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 12:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:57 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:10 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:30 PM

$$

RIZ006-232030-
WASHINGTON RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...NARRAGANSETT...CHARLESTOWN...WESTERLY
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT WATCH HILL POINT...

LOW TIDE AT 1:31 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:38 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:26 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 7:11 PM

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

LOW TIDE AT 12:32 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:07 AM
LOW TIDE AT 12:10 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:41 PM

AT NARRAGANSETT PIER...

LOW TIDE AT 12:26 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:46 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:19 PM

$$

RIZ008-232030-
BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BLOCK ISLAND
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....LOW.
SURF................1 TO 2 FEET.
SWELL...............SOUTHEAST AROUND 1 FOOT.
PERIOD..............10 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...71 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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 CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BLOCK ISLAND...OLD HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 12:12 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 5:52 AM
LOW TIDE AT 11:43 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 6:23 PM

$$

MAZ019-232030-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...COHASSET...DUXBURY...HINGHAM...KINGSTON...
MARSHFIELD...PLYMOUTH...SCITUATE
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............8 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - VERY HIGH.
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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTH WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT SCITUATE HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:21 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:29 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:56 PM

AT PLYMOUTH...

LOW TIDE AT 3:27 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:40 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:40 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:57 PM

$$

MAZ015-016-232030-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BOSTON...CHELSEA...REVERE...WINTHROP...
BRAINTREE...MILTON...QUINCY...WEYMOUTH
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...66 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
8 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT BOSTON...

LOW TIDE AT 3:19 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:25 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 PM

$$

MAZ007-232030-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF...BEVERLY...GLOUCESTER...NEWBURYPORT
419 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
RIP CURRENT RISK....MODERATE.
SURF................2 TO 4 FEET.
SWELL...............EAST AROUND 2 FEET.
PERIOD..............9 SECONDS.
WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S.
BEACH WINDS.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
UVI INDEX...........9 - 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 LIFE GUARD...AND NEVER ALONE OR AT NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
9 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIDE INFORMATION...

AT NEWBURYPORT...

LOW TIDE AT 3:49 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:43 AM
LOW TIDE AT 4:00 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 10:03 PM

AT GLOUCESTER HARBOR...

LOW TIDE AT 3:15 AM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:34 AM
LOW TIDE AT 3:21 PM
HIGH TIDE AT 9:46 PM

$$


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