SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on April 3rd – 2019

Posted on: March 31st, 2019 by admin





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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 4-3-2019
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For Thursday morning the surf will come to a grinding halt with a mish mash of waist high leftovers out of the SW and NW. There may be a few surprise sets of the South but I wouldn’t hold my breath.

Thursday
2019-04-04 Thu 03:36 AM 0.66 feet Low Tide
2019-04-04 Thu 06:37 AM Sunrise
2019-04-04 Thu 06:37 AM Moonrise
2019-04-04 Thu 09:39 AM 4.80 feet High Tide
2019-04-04 Thu 03:49 PM 0.27 feet Low Tide
2019-04-04 Thu 06:52 PM Moonset
2019-04-04 Thu 07:17 PM Sunset
2019-04-04 Thu 09:59 PM 4.91 feet High Tide

The conditions are leaning toward mediocre with onshore breezes in the 1-4 MPH zone until noon and then 7-10 MPH winds out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out 64 degrees and there’s a 20% chance of rain.
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For Friday morning we’ll see continued anemic knee to waist high sets of the SW from 195-200 degrees and 13 second intervals.

Friday
2019-04-05 Fri 01:52 AM New Moon
2019-04-05 Fri 04:08 AM 0.41 feet Low Tide
2019-04-05 Fri 06:36 AM Sunrise
2019-04-05 Fri 07:07 AM Moonrise
2019-04-05 Fri 10:12 AM 4.63 feet High Tide
2019-04-05 Fri 04:12 PM 0.52 feet Low Tide
2019-04-05 Fri 07:17 PM Sunset
2019-04-05 Fri 07:48 PM Moonset
2019-04-05 Fri 10:21 PM 5.07 feet High Tide

The conditions look less than ideal with onshore winds in the 1-5 MPH zone until noon and 6-11 MPH breezes out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 65 degrees and there’s a 20% chance of rain.
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For Saturday morning we’ll see some medium interval NW energy roll in from 300 degrees and have 12-13 second intervals. That swell should generate surf in the waist to chest high range as it fills in throughout the day.

Saturday
2019-04-06 Sat 04:41 AM 0.24 feet Low Tide
2019-04-06 Sat 06:34 AM Sunrise
2019-04-06 Sat 07:38 AM Moonrise
2019-04-06 Sat 10:47 AM 4.36 feet High Tide
2019-04-06 Sat 04:35 PM 0.83 feet Low Tide
2019-04-06 Sat 07:18 PM Sunset
2019-04-06 Sat 08:46 PM Moonset
2019-04-06 Sat 10:46 PM 5.16 feet High Tide

The conditions look iffy again early with variable breezes, out of the West, in the 3-5 MPH zone until noon and then 8-12 MPH out of the West until sundown. The air temp tops out at 65 degrees.
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For Sunday morning we’ll see a solid little ground NW swell, (290-300 degrees with 16-17 second intervals), fill in throughout the day. The best West facing breaks will see head high to OH sets.

Sunday
2019-04-07 Sun 05:18 AM 0.14 feet Low Tide
2019-04-07 Sun 06:33 AM Sunrise
2019-04-07 Sun 08:11 AM Moonrise
2019-04-07 Sun 11:27 AM 4.00 feet High Tide
2019-04-07 Sun 04:59 PM 1.20 feet Low Tide
2019-04-07 Sun 07:19 PM Sunset
2019-04-07 Sun 09:46 PM Moonset
2019-04-07 Sun 11:13 PM 5.20 feet High Tide

The conditions look okay the Northerly breezes at 3-6 MPH until noon and 6-9 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp jumps up to 75 degrees.
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Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 57 Santa Monica 63 South Bay 62, Huntington 57, Newport 62.
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The next 4CAST will be posted on Friday!
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