193  
FZUS51 KGYX 232245  
SRFGYX  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR MAINE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
   
FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES OF MAINE AND NEW HAMPSHIRE
 
 
NHZ014-240800-  
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF PORTSMOUTH AND HAMPTON  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................HIGH.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 70S.  
WINDS.......................WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........55 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.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
HAMPTON BEACH............LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:56 AM EDT.  
HIGH 7.8 FEET (MLLW) 12:54 PM EDT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 60S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
HAMPTON BEACH............LOW -0.1 FEET (MLLW) 07:36 AM EDT.  
HIGH 7.8 FEET (MLLW) 01:34 PM EDT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* MODERATE RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* HIGH RISK - A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE  
ENTERING THE SURF. PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF  
THE HIGH SURF.  
 

 
 
MEZ023-240800-  
COASTAL YORK-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF OLD ORCHARD, FORTUNES ROCK, WELLS, OGUNQUIT,  
AND YORK  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................HIGH.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 70S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........55 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.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
OLD ORCHARD BEACH........LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:18 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.4 FEET (MLLW) 12:40 PM EDT.  
WELLS BEACH..............LOW 0.1 FEET (MLLW) 06:23 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.3 FEET (MLLW) 12:43 PM EDT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 60S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
OLD ORCHARD BEACH........LOW -0.1 FEET (MLLW) 06:58 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.4 FEET (MLLW) 01:20 PM EDT.  
WELLS BEACH..............LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 07:03 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.3 FEET (MLLW) 01:25 PM EDT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* MODERATE RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* HIGH RISK - A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE  
ENTERING THE SURF. PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF  
THE HIGH SURF.  
 

 
 
MEZ024-240800-  
COASTAL CUMBERLAND-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF SCARBOROUGH, HIGGINS, AND CRESCENT  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................HIGH.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 70S.  
WINDS.......................WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........52 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.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
HIGGINS BEACH............LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:18 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.4 FEET (MLLW) 12:40 PM EDT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 60S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
HIGGINS BEACH............LOW -0.1 FEET (MLLW) 06:58 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.4 FEET (MLLW) 01:20 PM EDT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 1 FOOT. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 1 FOOT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* MODERATE RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* HIGH RISK - A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE  
ENTERING THE SURF. PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF  
THE HIGH SURF.  
 

 
 
MEZ025-240800-  
SAGADAHOC-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF REID STATE PARK AND POPHAM  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................HIGH.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 70S.  
WINDS.......................WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, INCREASING TO  
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........50 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.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
POPHAM BEACH.............LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:52 AM EDT.  
HIGH 7.6 FEET (MLLW) 01:06 PM EDT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 60S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
POPHAM BEACH.............LOW -0.1 FEET (MLLW) 07:32 AM EDT.  
HIGH 7.6 FEET (MLLW) 01:46 PM EDT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* MODERATE RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* HIGH RISK - A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE  
ENTERING THE SURF. PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF  
THE HIGH SURF.  
 

 
 
MEZ026-240800-  
LINCOLN-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF PEMAQUID  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................HIGH.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 70S.  
WINDS.......................WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, INCREASING TO  
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........49 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.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
PEMAQUID BEACH...........LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:20 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.4 FEET (MLLW) 12:35 PM EDT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 60S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
PEMAQUID BEACH...........LOW -0.1 FEET (MLLW) 07:00 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.4 FEET (MLLW) 01:15 PM EDT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* MODERATE RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* HIGH RISK - A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE  
ENTERING THE SURF. PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF  
THE HIGH SURF.  
 

 
 
MEZ027-240800-  
KNOX-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BIRCH POINT  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................HIGH.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 70S.  
WINDS.......................WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, INCREASING TO  
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........49 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.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
BIRCH POINT BEACH........LOW 0.1 FEET (MLLW) 06:14 AM EDT.  
HIGH 9.2 FEET (MLLW) 12:26 PM EDT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 60S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
BIRCH POINT BEACH........LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:55 AM EDT.  
HIGH 9.2 FEET (MLLW) 01:05 PM EDT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* MODERATE RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* HIGH RISK - A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE  
ENTERING THE SURF. PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF  
THE HIGH SURF.  
 

 
 
MEZ028-240800-  
COASTAL WALDO-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF MOOSE POINT STATE PARK  
645 PM EDT THU MAY 23 2024  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................HIGH.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 70S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........49 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.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
MOOSE POINT STATE PARK...LOW 0.1 FEET (MLLW) 06:08 AM EDT.  
HIGH 9.8 FEET (MLLW) 12:22 PM EDT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 60S.  
WINDS.......................WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
MOOSE POINT STATE PARK...LOW 0.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:48 AM EDT.  
HIGH 9.8 FEET (MLLW) 01:03 PM EDT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
RIP CURRENT RISK CATEGORY  
* LOW RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* MODERATE RISK - 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. ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE  
WITH YOU IN THE WATER.  
* HIGH RISK - A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS MEANS DANGEROUS AND  
POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS EXIST FOR ALL PEOPLE  
ENTERING THE SURF. PEOPLE VISITING THE BEACHES SHOULD STAY OUT OF  
THE HIGH SURF.  
 

 
 
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