SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on May 24th – 2019

Posted on: May 24th, 2019 by admin





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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 5-24-2019
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For Saturday morning we’ll see continued SW energy from that liberal, Westerly angle, of 220-225 degrees with 16-17 second intervals. This swell should deliver waist to chest high + sets for the better South facing breaks, but have enough West in the angle to throw a little love toward any beach with a peek of the SW.

Saturday
2019-05-25 Sat 01:02 AM Moonrise
2019-05-25 Sat 01:44 AM 4.13 feet High Tide
2019-05-25 Sat 05:46 AM Sunrise
2019-05-25 Sat 09:45 AM 0.52 feet Low Tide
2019-05-25 Sat 11:46 AM Moonset
2019-05-25 Sat 05:30 PM 3.72 feet High Tide
2019-05-25 Sat 07:55 PM Sunset
2019-05-25 Sat 10:18 PM 3.06 feet Low Tide

The conditions should be okay early with SE/SSE winds in the 3-8 MPH range until 1:00 PM and 7-10 MPH out of the S/SW in the afternoon. The air temp dips to 63 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
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For Sunday morning that South swell will continue to roll in from 220-225 degrees, with 15 second intervals, and the most exposed South facing breaks should see continued sets in the chest high zone in the AM and that will be on the fade throughout the day.

Sunday
2019-05-26 Sun 01:37 AM Moonrise
2019-05-26 Sun 03:09 AM 3.75 feet High Tide
2019-05-26 Sun 05:46 AM Sunrise
2019-05-26 Sun 09:34 AM Last Quarter
2019-05-26 Sun 10:43 AM 0.69 feet Low Tide
2019-05-26 Sun 12:42 PM Moonset
2019-05-26 Sun 06:07 PM 3.99 feet High Tide
2019-05-26 Sun 07:56 PM Sunset
2019-05-26 Sun 11:47 PM 2.65 feet Low Tide

The conditions look suspect with S/SW winds in the 7-14 MPH zone all day long. The air temp dips to 60 degrees and there’s a 70% chance of rain.
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For Monday morning morning we’ll slump into the waist high + zone with inconsistent leftovers out of the SW. We’ll also see some 9-10 second intervals from a steep 305 degree angle.

Monday
2019-05-27 Mon 02:09 AM Moonrise
2019-05-27 Mon 04:41 AM 3.57 feet High Tide
2019-05-27 Mon 05:45 AM Sunrise
2019-05-27 Mon 11:32 AM 0.83 feet Low Tide
2019-05-27 Mon 01:36 PM Moonset
2019-05-27 Mon 06:34 PM 4.28 feet High Tide
2019-05-27 Mon 07:57 PM Sunset

The conditions look at bit wacky. See model below. The air temp tops out 63 degrees.


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For Tuesday morning we’ll see another decent burst of SW energy move in from both a 220 degree angle with 17 second intervals, and another meaty SW from 210-215 degrees and 18-19 second intervals. This swell will fill in throughout the day and should dish up waist to chest high sets early for the better South facing breaks and that will continue to increase is size and consistency as the day wears on.

We’ll also see some 7-8 second interval short interval swell from a steep 305 degree angle.

Wednesday morning should start off with more consistency and size right out of the gate.

Tuesday
2019-05-28 Tue 12:41 AM 2.12 feet Low Tide
2019-05-28 Tue 02:39 AM Moonrise
2019-05-28 Tue 05:45 AM Sunrise
2019-05-28 Tue 05:56 AM 3.54 feet High Tide
2019-05-28 Tue 12:12 PM 0.95 feet Low Tide
2019-05-28 Tue 02:31 PM Moonset
2019-05-28 Tue 06:58 PM 4.60 feet High Tide
2019-05-28 Tue 07:57 PM Sunset

The conditions could be okay for the early shift with SE/SSE breezes in the 3-5 MPH zone until 11AM and 6-10 MPH in out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 66 degrees.
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For Wednesday morning that combination of SW swell should deliver shoulder to head high sets at most South facing breaks while the standouts in the OC and San O’ areas will see OH sets.

Wednesday
2019-05-29 Wed 01:22 AM 1.56 feet Low Tide
2019-05-29 Wed 03:09 AM Moonrise
2019-05-29 Wed 05:44 AM Sunrise
2019-05-29 Wed 06:56 AM 3.60 feet High Tide
2019-05-29 Wed 12:47 PM 1.08 feet Low Tide
2019-05-29 Wed 03:27 PM Moonset
2019-05-29 Wed 07:21 PM 4.95 feet High Tide
2019-05-29 Wed 07:58 PM Sunset

The conditions look fair early in the morning with SE/SSE breezes in the 1-3 MPH zone until 10:00 AM and then 5-9 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out 68 degrees.
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For Thursday morning that SW energy will continue to dole out solid shoulder to head high sets for the South facing breaks with larger sets at the top spots.

Thursday
2019-05-30 Thu 01:57 AM 0.98 feet Low Tide
2019-05-30 Thu 03:38 AM Moonrise
2019-05-30 Thu 05:44 AM Sunrise
2019-05-30 Thu 07:47 AM 3.67 feet High Tide
2019-05-30 Thu 01:19 PM 1.22 feet Low Tide
2019-05-30 Thu 04:24 PM Moonset
2019-05-30 Thu 07:45 PM 5.31 feet High Tide
2019-05-30 Thu 07:58 PM Sunset

The conditions look fair early in the morning with variable breezes out of the South in the 1-3 MPH zone until 10:00 AM and then 6-10 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out 67 degrees.
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Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 54 Santa Monica 57 South Bay 60, Huntington 58, Newport 58.
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The next 4CAST will be posted on Sunday!
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