SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on July 8th

Posted on: July 5th, 2018 by admin





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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 7-8-18
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HURRICANE WATCH

There are no organized tropical features across the East Pacific basin at this time. No tropical development is expected for at least the next three to five days.
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For Sunday we’ll see waist high + NW wind swell and inconsistent knee to waist high waves out of the SW. There may be a few straggler sets every now and then, but keep your expectations low.

Sunday
2018-07-08 Sun 12:42 AM 1.13 feet Low Tide
2018-07-08 Sun 02:03 AM Moonrise
2018-07-08 Sun 05:49 AM Sunrise
2018-07-08 Sun 06:33 AM 3.28 feet High Tide
2018-07-08 Sun 11:37 AM 1.74 feet Low Tide
2018-07-08 Sun 03:33 PM Moonset
2018-07-08 Sun 06:20 PM 5.63 feet High Tide
2018-07-08 Sun 08:08 PM Sunset

The conditions look okay again with 2-5 MPH breezes out of the South until noon and 6-10 MPH out of the South West in the afternoon. The air temp dips to a more reasonable 82 degrees.
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For Monday morning we’ll see a combo of small NW wind swell from a 310 degree angle and 8-10 second intervals and SW energy from a 220 degree angle and 14-15 second intervals. There should be waist high plus surf up and down the coast.

Monday
2018-07-09 Mon 01:32 AM 0.37 feet Low Tide
2018-07-09 Mon 02:44 AM Moonrise
2018-07-09 Mon 05:50 AM Sunrise
2018-07-09 Mon 07:41 AM 3.48 feet High Tide
2018-07-09 Mon 12:30 PM 1.84 feet Low Tide
2018-07-09 Mon 04:39 PM Moonset
2018-07-09 Mon 07:03 PM 6.14 feet High Tide
2018-07-09 Mon 08:07 PM Sunset

The conditions look okay with variable winds in the 2-3 MPH zone until 10:00AM and 6-10 MPH in the afternoon. The air temp dips to a mere 80 degrees.
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For Tuesday morning we should see more of the same with continued NW wind swell and some fresh SW energy from 190-195 degrees and 16 second intervals. Once again the surf should be in the waist high + zone and a few larger sets at top South facing breaks!

Tuesday
2018-07-10 Tue 02:18 AM -0.35 feet Low Tide
2018-07-10 Tue 03:30 AM Moonrise
2018-07-10 Tue 05:50 AM Sunrise
2018-07-10 Tue 08:37 AM 3.72 feet High Tide
2018-07-10 Tue 01:21 PM 1.86 feet Low Tide
2018-07-10 Tue 05:46 PM Moonset
2018-07-10 Tue 07:47 PM 6.61 feet High Tide
2018-07-10 Tue 08:07 PM Sunset

The conditions look fair with variable Southerly winds in the 1-3 MPH zone until noon and 5-10 MPH in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 80 degrees.
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For Wednesday morning we’ll see a fade in the NW wind swell and a subtle increase in SW energy. The better SW facing breaks should see waist to possibly chest high sets from 190-195 degrees and 15 second intervals.

Wednesday
2018-07-11 Wed 03:02 AM -0.95 feet Low Tide
2018-07-11 Wed 04:23 AM Moonrise
2018-07-11 Wed 05:51 AM Sunrise
2018-07-11 Wed 09:26 AM 3.96 feet High Tide
2018-07-11 Wed 02:11 PM 1.83 feet Low Tide
2018-07-11 Wed 06:53 PM Moonset
2018-07-11 Wed 08:07 PM Sunset
2018-07-11 Wed 08:32 PM 6.97 feet High Tide

The conditions look pretty good with S/SSE breezes in the 2-3 MPH range until 10:00AM and 6-9 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 79 degrees.
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For Thursday morning that SW energy will be on the fade with knee to waist high sets in the AM.

The good news is that a fresh SW will overlap and fill in through the day. The new swell will roll in from 195-200 degrees with 16-18 second intervals and should cough up waist to chest high sets for the better South facing beaches.

Thursday
2018-07-12 Thu 03:46 AM -1.36 feet Low Tide
2018-07-12 Thu 05:23 AM Moonrise
2018-07-12 Thu 05:52 AM Sunrise
2018-07-12 Thu 10:13 AM 4.16 feet High Tide
2018-07-12 Thu 03:01 PM 1.77 feet Low Tide
2018-07-12 Thu 07:49 PM New Moon
2018-07-12 Thu 07:56 PM Moonset
2018-07-12 Thu 08:06 PM Sunset
2018-07-12 Thu 09:19 PM 7.14 feet High Tide

The conditions look pretty good with 2-5 MPH breezes out of the SW until noon and 9-11 MPH in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 78 degrees.
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Water temps (day of 4CAST update), are as follows: Malibu 64, Santa Monica 67 South Bay 70, Huntington 66, Newport 67.
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The next 4CAST will be posted on Tuesday!
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