426  
FZUS51 KGYX 192347  
SRFGYX  
 
SURF ZONE FORECAST FOR MAINE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
   
FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES OF MAINE AND NEW HAMPSHIRE
 
 
NHZ014-200815-  
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF PORTSMOUTH AND HAMPTON  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
 
...PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL AUTHORITIES ON POTENTIAL BEACH  
CLOSURES...  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................MODERATE.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 60S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH,  
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT, BUILDING TO AROUND 2  
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........43 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...  
HAMPTON BEACH............LOW 1.0 FEET (MLLW) 12:24 PM EDT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. RAIN LIKELY AND A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......LOW. IMPLIES THAT THERE IS LITTLE  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 60S.  
WINDS.......................EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT, BUILDING TO AROUND 3  
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
HAMPTON BEACH............HIGH 8.0 FEET (MLLW) 06:35 AM EDT.  
LOW 0.9 FEET (MLLW) 01:22 PM EDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 1 FOOT. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. WEST 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.  
 

 
 
MEZ023-200815-  
COASTAL YORK-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF OLD ORCHARD, FORTUNES ROCK, WELLS, OGUNQUIT,  
AND YORK  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
 
...PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL AUTHORITIES ON POTENTIAL BEACH  
CLOSURES...  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................SUNNY.  
UV INDEX....................MODERATE.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 2 FEET.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........43 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...  
OLD ORCHARD BEACH........LOW 1.1 FEET (MLLW) 11:46 AM EDT.  
WELLS BEACH..............LOW 1.2 FEET (MLLW) 11:59 AM EDT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. RAIN LIKELY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......LOW. IMPLIES THAT THERE IS LITTLE  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WINDS.......................EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................2 TO 4 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
OLD ORCHARD BEACH........HIGH 8.5 FEET (MLLW) 06:21 AM EDT.  
LOW 1.0 FEET (MLLW) 12:44 PM EDT.  
WELLS BEACH..............HIGH 8.5 FEET (MLLW) 06:34 AM EDT.  
LOW 1.1 FEET (MLLW) 12:56 PM EDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WEST 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.  
 

 
 
MEZ024-200815-  
COASTAL CUMBERLAND-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF SCARBOROUGH, HIGGINS, AND CRESCENT  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
UV INDEX....................MODERATE.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............AROUND 60.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH,  
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT, BUILDING TO AROUND 2  
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........42 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...  
HIGGINS BEACH............LOW 1.1 FEET (MLLW) 11:46 AM EDT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 50S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................2 TO 4 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
HIGGINS BEACH............HIGH 8.5 FEET (MLLW) 06:21 AM EDT.  
LOW 1.0 FEET (MLLW) 12:44 PM EDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. BREEZY. WEST WINDS AROUND  
25 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WEST 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.  
 

 
 
MEZ025-200815-  
SAGADAHOC-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF REID STATE PARK AND POPHAM  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
UV INDEX....................MODERATE.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............AROUND 60.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH,  
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT, BUILDING TO AROUND 3  
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........42 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...  
POPHAM BEACH.............LOW 1.0 FEET (MLLW) 12:20 PM EDT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 50S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH, BECOMING  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................2 TO 4 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
POPHAM BEACH.............HIGH 7.7 FEET (MLLW) 06:47 AM EDT.  
LOW 0.9 FEET (MLLW) 01:18 PM EDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 4 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WEST 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.  
 

 
 
MEZ026-200815-  
LINCOLN-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF PEMAQUID  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
UV INDEX....................MODERATE.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......LOW. IMPLIES THAT THERE IS LITTLE  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH,  
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................2 TO 3 FEET.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........42 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 1.1 FEET (MLLW) 11:48 AM EDT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 50S.  
WINDS.......................NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH,  
INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................2 TO 4 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
PEMAQUID BEACH...........HIGH 8.5 FEET (MLLW) 06:16 AM EDT.  
LOW 1.0 FEET (MLLW) 12:46 PM EDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.  
WEST 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.  
 

 
 
MEZ027-200815-  
KNOX-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF BIRCH POINT  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
UV INDEX....................MODERATE.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......LOW. IMPLIES THAT THERE IS LITTLE  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH,  
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT, BUILDING TO AROUND 3  
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........41 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 1.2 FEET (MLLW) 11:48 AM EDT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE MID 50S.  
WINDS.......................EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, INCREASING TO  
SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................2 TO 4 FEET.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
BIRCH POINT BEACH........HIGH 9.4 FEET (MLLW) 06:07 AM EDT.  
LOW 1.0 FEET (MLLW) 12:46 PM EDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. BREEZY. WEST WINDS AROUND  
25 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET. MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
HIGHS AROUND 50. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
WEST 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.  
 

 
 
MEZ028-200815-  
COASTAL WALDO-  
INCLUDING THE BEACHES OF MOOSE POINT STATE PARK  
747 PM EDT MON APR 19 2021  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
UV INDEX....................MODERATE.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......LOW. IMPLIES THAT THERE IS LITTLE  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT, BUILDING TO AROUND 2  
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WATER TEMPERATURE...........41 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 1.4 FEET (MLLW) 11:36 AM EDT.  
HIGH 8.8 FEET (MLLW) 05:57 PM EDT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.  
THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL......NONE.  
HIGH TEMPERATURE............IN THE LOWER 50S.  
WINDS.......................SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, INCREASING TO  
SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
SURF HEIGHT.................AROUND 1 FOOT, BUILDING TO AROUND 2  
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIP CURRENT RISK*...........LOW.  
TIDES...  
MOOSE POINT STATE PARK...HIGH 9.7 FEET (MLLW) 06:10 AM EDT.  
LOW 1.2 FEET (MLLW) 12:35 PM EDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. BREEZY. WEST WINDS AROUND  
25 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 FEET. PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SURF HEIGHT AROUND 2 FEET. SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.  
WEST 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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