SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on March 1st – 2019

Posted on: February 28th, 2019 by admin





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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 3-1-2019
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For Friday morning we’ll get a swell with a little more street cred as a punchy NW ground swell moves in from a 295-300 degree angle with healthy, 17-18 second intervals. The exposed West facing breaks should see chest to shoulder high sets with some larger waves at the better winter spots.

Friday
2019-03-01 Fri 03:22 AM Moonrise
2019-03-01 Fri 05:59 AM 4.91 feet High Tide
2019-03-01 Fri 06:22 AM Sunrise
2019-03-01 Fri 01:15 PM -0.25 feet Low Tide
2019-03-01 Fri 01:38 PM Moonset
2019-03-01 Fri 05:50 PM Sunset
2019-03-01 Fri 07:56 PM 3.71 feet High Tide

The conditions should be okay with 1-5 MPH Westerly breezes all day long. The air temp holds at 62 degrees.
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For Saturday morning the surf will continue to deliver NW ground swell. The angle will remain right around 295-300 degrees and the intervals should decrease to 15-16 second intervals. The better West facing breaks should get chest high + waves in the AM, and that energy will decrease through the day.

Saturday
2019-03-02 Sat 12:45 AM 2.20 feet Low Tide
2019-03-02 Sat 04:08 AM Moonrise
2019-03-02 Sat 06:21 AM Sunrise
2019-03-02 Sat 06:43 AM 5.10 feet High Tide
2019-03-02 Sat 01:48 PM -0.40 feet Low Tide
2019-03-02 Sat 02:30 PM Moonset
2019-03-02 Sat 05:51 PM Sunset
2019-03-02 Sat 08:20 PM 3.86 feet High Tide

The conditions should be fair with early with E/SE breezes in the 6-9 MPH zone until noon and them turn SW with roughly the same velocity until sundown. The air temp tops out at 60 degrees and there’s a 100% chance of rain.
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For Sunday morning we’ll see the tail end of that NW energy with leftovers in the waist high + zone early but some short interval Southerly swell should mix in with waist high + peaks. I might be a little sloppy and dirty with the rain and onshore wind but definitely worth a look if you’re feeling lucky…. well do ya Punk?

Sunday
2019-03-03 Sun 01:20 AM 1.94 feet Low Tide
2019-03-03 Sun 04:50 AM Moonrise
2019-03-03 Sun 06:20 AM Sunrise
2019-03-03 Sun 07:20 AM 5.26 feet High Tide
2019-03-03 Sun 02:16 PM -0.47 feet Low Tide
2019-03-03 Sun 03:23 PM Moonset
2019-03-03 Sun 05:51 PM Sunset
2019-03-03 Sun 08:41 PM 3.99 feet High Tide

The conditions look a little iffy with 2-6 MPH onshore breezes until noon and then 9-12 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 62 degrees and there’s a 40% chance of rain.
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For Monday morning we will see continued short interval energy out of the SW again. Nothing real savory, but the better spots should see waist high + peaks again.

Monday
2019-03-04 Mon 01:51 AM 1.67 feet Low Tide
2019-03-04 Mon 05:28 AM Moonrise
2019-03-04 Mon 06:19 AM Sunrise
2019-03-04 Mon 07:53 AM 5.37 feet High Tide
2019-03-04 Mon 02:42 PM -0.46 feet Low Tide
2019-03-04 Mon 04:18 PM Moonset
2019-03-04 Mon 05:52 PM Sunset
2019-03-04 Mon 09:01 PM 4.11 feet High Tide

The conditions look passable with onshore breezes in the 1-5 zone until noon and 6-10 MPH winds out of the West until dark. The air temp tops out at 61 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
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For Tuesday morning the short interval SW wind swell will be on the fade with remnant knee to waist high surf.

Tuesday
2019-03-05 Tue 02:20 AM 1.43 feet Low Tide
2019-03-05 Tue 06:02 AM Moonrise
2019-03-05 Tue 06:17 AM Sunrise
2019-03-05 Tue 08:23 AM 5.38 feet High Tide
2019-03-05 Tue 03:06 PM -0.39 feet Low Tide
2019-03-05 Tue 05:13 PM Moonset
2019-03-05 Tue 05:53 PM Sunset
2019-03-05 Tue 09:22 PM 4.24 feet High Tide

The conditions should be okay with 1-3 MPH variable breezes until noon and 6-9 MPH winds out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp bumps up to 65 degrees and there’s a 50% chance of rain.
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Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 54 Santa Monica 58 South Bay 58, Huntington 54, Newport 58.
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The next 4CAST will be posted on Sunday!
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