SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED January 28, 2018

Posted on: January 28th, 2018 by admin





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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 1-28-18
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For Monday morning the Santa Ana winds will hang around but the surf is scripted to drop off big-time. We will back down into the waist, to hopefully, chest high zone for the best West facing breaks. An overachieving morning high tide will put all spots in a “sleeper” hold through the AM.

* 06:59 AM 6.63 feet High Tide

Monday
2018-01-29 Mon 12:41 AM 1.72 feet Low Tide
2018-01-29 Mon 05:03 AM Moonset
2018-01-29 Mon 06:52 AM Sunrise
2018-01-29 Mon 06:59 AM 6.63 feet High Tide
2018-01-29 Mon 02:11 PM -1.50 feet Low Tide
2018-01-29 Mon 03:38 PM Moonrise
2018-01-29 Mon 05:21 PM Sunset
2018-01-29 Mon 08:37 PM 4.11 feet High Tide

The conditions look great all day with 8-11 MPH breezes out of the NE/NNE from dawn ’til dusk, (stronger below passes and canyons). The air temp tops out at 82 on the sand.
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For Tuesday morning that swell will continue to die and we’ll be left with inconsistent knee to waist high sets for the West facing breaks.

* 07:46 AM 6.87 feet High Tide

Tuesday
2018-01-30 Tue 01:32 AM 1.50 feet Low Tide
2018-01-30 Tue 06:03 AM Moonset
2018-01-30 Tue 06:52 AM Sunrise
2018-01-30 Tue 07:46 AM 6.87 feet High Tide
2018-01-30 Tue 02:53 PM -1.73 feet Low Tide
2018-01-30 Tue 04:45 PM Moonrise
2018-01-30 Tue 05:22 PM Sunset
2018-01-30 Tue 09:18 PM 4.34 feet High Tide

The conditions look good in the AM with 2-6 MPH NE/NNE breezes until noon, (stronger below passes and canyons), and 3-7 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp dips a hair to 81 degrees.
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For Wednesday morning that new swell will peak and dish up head high to OH sets at the top West facing beaches. The angle will continue to roll in from that same 290-305 degrees with 13-14 second intervals.

The tide drops quickly through the morning -08:33 AM 6.89 feet High Tide

Wednesday
2018-01-31 Wed 02:21 AM 1.30 feet Low Tide
2018-01-31 Wed 05:27 AM Full Moon
2018-01-31 Wed 06:51 AM Sunrise
2018-01-31 Wed 06:56 AM Moonset
2018-01-31 Wed 08:33 AM 6.89 feet High Tide
2018-01-31 Wed 03:34 PM -1.71 feet Low Tide
2018-01-31 Wed 05:23 PM Sunset
2018-01-31 Wed 05:54 PM Moonrise
2018-01-31 Wed 09:59 PM 4.51 feet High Tide

The conditions look pretty good with Easterly winds in the 2-4 MPH zone until around noon, (stronger below passes and canyons), and 4-6 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tumbles to 72 degrees.
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By Thursday morning the swell continue be MIA with knee to waist high waves up and down the coast.

Thursday
2018-02-01 Thu 03:10 AM 1.18 feet Low Tide
2018-02-01 Thu 06:50 AM Sunrise
2018-02-01 Thu 07:44 AM Moonset
2018-02-01 Thu 09:19 AM 6.65 feet High Tide
2018-02-01 Thu 04:15 PM -1.46 feet Low Tide
2018-02-01 Thu 05:24 PM Sunset
2018-02-01 Thu 07:03 PM Moonrise
2018-02-01 Thu 10:39 PM 4.61 feet High Tide

The conditions look great for the AM with variable winds in the 1-4 MPH range all day long. The air temp tops out at 73 degrees.
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For Friday morning we’ll continue to wallow in sub-par surf with knee to waist high surf…. sorry, don’t shoot the messenger!

Friday
2018-02-02 Fri 04:00 AM 1.15 feet Low Tide
2018-02-02 Fri 06:49 AM Sunrise
2018-02-02 Fri 08:27 AM Moonset
2018-02-02 Fri 10:05 AM 6.17 feet High Tide
2018-02-02 Fri 04:54 PM -1.02 feet Low Tide
2018-02-02 Fri 05:25 PM Sunset
2018-02-02 Fri 08:10 PM Moonrise
2018-02-02 Fri 11:21 PM 4.65 feet High Tide

The conditions look great again with variable winds in the 1-6 MPH zone all day long. The air temp holds at 75 degrees degrees.
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Water Temps are as follows – Malibu 57, Santa Monica 59, Hermosa 60, Huntington 59 and Newport 59 degrees.
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I’ll be back on Tuesday with the next update!
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