SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED Dec 1st, 2017

Posted on: November 30th, 2017 by admin

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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED – 12-1-17
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For Saturday morning our current swell will be on the fade, but fear not, we’ll see some fresh NW energy come into play, with building surf through the day. The waves should be in the chest to shoulder high zone early and pick up some steam as the day wears on. The new swell will roll in from that same 300-315 degrees with 16-18 second interval. This will put the top spots in the shoulder to head high + zone later in the day, (OH sets at the exposed, deepwater West facing beaches).

Swell: The fading swell will start off in the chest to shoulder high + zone and the new energy will roll into the better West facing breaks with 16-18 seconds from that same steep 305-315 degree angle.

Early high tide: Sat 07:31 AM 6.73 feet High Tide

Saturday
2017-12-02 Sat 01:12 AM 1.26 feet Low Tide
2017-12-02 Sat 05:21 AM Moonset
2017-12-02 Sat 06:42 AM Sunrise
2017-12-02 Sat 07:31 AM 6.73 feet High Tide
2017-12-02 Sat 02:28 PM -0.96 feet Low Tide
2017-12-02 Sat 04:26 PM Moonrise
2017-12-02 Sat 04:44 PM Sunset
2017-12-02 Sat 08:46 PM 4.41 feet High Tide

The conditions look fantastic with variable winds out of the East in the 1-3 MPH zone until noon and 3-6 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 70 degrees.
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For Sunday morning there will still be plenty of meat left on the bone as all energy backs down through the day. We’ll basically be seeing chest to head high surf with a few larger sets in the AM.

Swell: Same angle as the day before, 300-315 degrees, with waning intervals.

Early high tide: Sun 08:10 AM 6.99 feet High Tide

Sunday
2017-12-03 Sun 01:53 AM 1.41 feet Low Tide
2017-12-03 Sun 06:31 AM Moonset
2017-12-03 Sun 06:43 AM Sunrise
2017-12-03 Sun 07:48 AM Full Moon
2017-12-03 Sun 08:10 AM 6.99 feet High Tide
2017-12-03 Sun 03:14 PM -1.31 feet Low Tide
2017-12-03 Sun 04:44 PM Sunset
2017-12-03 Sun 05:18 PM Moonrise
2017-12-03 Sun 09:36 PM 4.38 feet High Tide

The conditions look pretty damn good again with variable winds in the 1-5 MPH zone all day long. The air temp dips to 67 degrees.
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For Monday we will see fading ground swell out of the NW in the chest to shoulder high + range, (with a few larger sets mixing in when the tide starts to recede), for the exposed West facing beaches. There is a good chance we’ll see some shorter interval NW energy mix in and hopefully help to shape up the beach breaks.

Swell: The angle will continue from 300-315 degree direction and the intervals will decrease and chances are good that a little wind swell will enter the mix.

Early high tide: 08:52 AM 7.04 feet High Tide

Monday
2017-12-04 Mon 02:36 AM 1.60 feet Low Tide
2017-12-04 Mon 06:44 AM Sunrise
2017-12-04 Mon 07:40 AM Moonset
2017-12-04 Mon 08:52 AM 7.04 feet High Tide
2017-12-04 Mon 04:01 PM -1.42 feet Low Tide
2017-12-04 Mon 04:44 PM Sunset
2017-12-04 Mon 06:17 PM Moonrise
2017-12-04 Mon 10:30 PM 4.30 feet High Tide

The conditions look great again with E/SE winds in the 1-3 MPH zone until noon and 3-5 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 66 degrees.
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For Tuesday morning we’ll dip down into the chest high + zone as the NW ground swell continues its slow fade, and if we do indeed get that NW wind swell it might get fun at the beach breaks if you can work around another monster morning high tide.

Swell: The angle will continue from 300-315 degree direction and the intervals will decrease and chances are good that a little wind swell will remain relevant.

Early high tide: 09:37 AM 6.87 feet High Tide

Tuesday
2017-12-05 Tue 03:22 AM 1.83 feet Low Tide
2017-12-05 Tue 06:44 AM Sunrise
2017-12-05 Tue 08:45 AM Moonset
2017-12-05 Tue 09:37 AM 6.87 feet High Tide
2017-12-05 Tue 04:44 PM Sunset
2017-12-05 Tue 04:51 PM -1.31 feet Low Tide
2017-12-05 Tue 07:20 PM Moonrise
2017-12-05 Tue 11:27 PM 4.21 feet High Tide

The conditions should be good again. It looks like another clean day with winds out of the NE/NNE in the 4-6 MPH range until noon and 2-5 MPH out of the NW into the afternoon. The air temp bumps back up to 68 degrees.
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Water Temps are as follows – Malibu 61, Santa Monica 61, Hermosa 62, Huntington 61 and Newport 60 degrees.
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I’ll be back on Sunday with a look into next week!
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