SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on February 5th – 2019

Posted on: February 5th, 2019 by admin





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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 2-5-2019
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For Wednesday morning we’ll see some intermediate interval, NW wind swell, with 12-13 second intervals from a steep 305 degree angle. The better West facing beaches should see shoulder to head high + peaks. It looks like we’ll have one more day of crummy winds.

Wednesday
2019-02-06 Wed 03:31 AM 1.76 feet Low Tide
2019-02-06 Wed 06:47 AM Sunrise
2019-02-06 Wed 08:01 AM Moonrise
2019-02-06 Wed 09:35 AM 5.41 feet High Tide
2019-02-06 Wed 04:32 PM -0.30 feet Low Tide
2019-02-06 Wed 05:29 PM Sunset
2019-02-06 Wed 07:18 PM Moonset
2019-02-06 Wed 10:54 PM 3.98 feet High Tide

Beware of the Urban Runoff – It is advised to stay out of the water for 72 hours following any measurable rainfall. It’s always a roll of the dice, especially after a major downpour. The threat of getting sick is very real so if you do insist on taking the plunge be sure to use ear plugs an upon exiting the ocean rinse off in hot water, use some alcohol based ear drops and a nasal netti pot rinse for good measure never hurt anybody.

The conditions look a bit better on todays wind models. We’re slated to seeN/NNE breezes in the 1-6 MPH zone until noon and 4-9 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 57 degrees.
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For Thursday morning the conditions look great, but the swell will dip down into the waist high to chest high surf for the better West facing beaches.

Thursday
2019-02-07 Thu 04:05 AM 1.75 feet Low Tide
2019-02-07 Thu 06:46 AM Sunrise
2019-02-07 Thu 08:32 AM Moonrise
2019-02-07 Thu 10:06 AM 5.09 feet High Tide
2019-02-07 Thu 04:58 PM -0.01 feet Low Tide
2019-02-07 Thu 05:30 PM Sunset
2019-02-07 Thu 08:13 PM Moonset
2019-02-07 Thu 11:22 PM 4.02 feet High Tide

Beware of the Urban Runoff – It is advised to stay out of the water for 72 hours following any measurable rainfall.

The conditions look good with winds out of the NE/NNE at 3-8 MPH all day long. Ther air temp tops out at 60 degrees.
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For Friday morning the surf will be even smaller with waist high + waves for the best West facing breaks.

Friday
2019-02-08 Fri 04:43 AM 1.79 feet Low Tide
2019-02-08 Fri 06:45 AM Sunrise
2019-02-08 Fri 09:02 AM Moonrise
2019-02-08 Fri 10:39 AM 4.66 feet High Tide
2019-02-08 Fri 05:24 PM 0.35 feet Low Tide
2019-02-08 Fri 05:31 PM Sunset
2019-02-08 Fri 09:07 PM Moonset
2019-02-08 Fri 11:53 PM 4.06 feet High Tide

The conditions look great again with 3-6 MPH breezes out of the NE/NNE until noon and 3-8 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 60 degrees.
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For Saturday morning we’ll see feeble waist high surf for the best West facing breaks.

Saturday
2019-02-09 Sat 05:28 AM 1.84 feet Low Tide
2019-02-09 Sat 06:44 AM Sunrise
2019-02-09 Sat 09:32 AM Moonrise
2019-02-09 Sat 11:15 AM 4.14 feet High Tide
2019-02-09 Sat 05:32 PM Sunset
2019-02-09 Sat 05:51 PM 0.76 feet Low Tide
2019-02-09 Sat 10:03 PM Moonset

The conditions look great with variable winds out of the East until 2:00 PM and mild 2-5 MPH breezes out of the SW in the afternoon. There’s a 20% chance of rain and the air temp tops out at 58 degrees.
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For Sunday morning we’ll see some fresh NW energy fill in through the day. The new swell will roll in from 300 degrees and meaty 17-18 second intervals. The surf will start off in the chest high range but consistency and size will increase through the day and we should have head high + surf for Monday morning.

Sunday
2019-02-10 Sun 12:28 AM 4.11 feet High Tide
2019-02-10 Sun 06:26 AM 1.88 feet Low Tide
2019-02-10 Sun 06:43 AM Sunrise
2019-02-10 Sun 10:02 AM Moonrise
2019-02-10 Sun 12:01 PM 3.55 feet High Tide
2019-02-10 Sun 05:33 PM Sunset
2019-02-10 Sun 06:20 PM 1.21 feet Low Tide
2019-02-10 Sun 10:59 PM Moonset

The conditions should be okay with variable breezes in the 1-5 MPH zone until noon and 8-13 MPH in the afternoon. There’s a 10% chance of rain and the air temp dips to 60 degrees.
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Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 59 Santa Monica 59 South Bay 59, Huntington 57, Newport 60.
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The next 4CAST will be posted on Thursday!
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