SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 6-28-2019
Hurricane Watch: Tropical Storm Alvin remains over the open waters of the East Pacific
Tropical Storm Alvin continues to track northwestward over the open waters of the East Pacific farther away from Mexico. By the end of this weekend, Alvin should weaken into a remnant non-tropical low pressure area as it continues to move through a zone of cooler ocean waters.
Meanwhile, we are monitoring a couple other areas for potential development in the East Pacific basin. An area of rain and thunderstorms associated with a tropical wave approaching 100 degrees west longitude near 10 degrees north latitude is expected to become better organized during the upcoming weekend and there is a high chance this will become a depression later this weekend and could become Tropical Storm Barbara early next week.
Also, an area of disturbed weather is expected to form west and south of Central America later next week. Some reliable computer models are showing potential development of this activity during the latter part of next week.
In addition, there is a chance for some potential development in the Central Pacific basin later next week. We are watching a tropical wave along 135 west that will move westward and could become an area of low pressure and perhaps a tropical depression later next week in the Central Pacific basin well south of Hawaii.
For Saturday morning we will left wallowing in the knee to waist high zone everywhere with tiny NW wind swell from 310 degrees with 8 second intervals.
2019-06-29 Sat 02:12 AM 0.32 feet Low Tide
2019-06-29 Sat 03:15 AM Moonrise
2019-06-29 Sat 05:45 AM Sunrise
2019-06-29 Sat 08:23 AM 3.44 feet High Tide
2019-06-29 Sat 01:07 PM 1.93 feet Low Tide
2019-06-29 Sat 05:10 PM Moonset
2019-06-29 Sat 07:35 PM 5.94 feet High Tide
2019-06-29 Sat 08:09 PM Sunset
The conditions look okay with 1-5 MPH winds out of the S/SW until noon and then 8-10 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp bumps up to 74 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Sunday morning we will slink into the knee high + high zone.
2019-06-30 Sun 02:50 AM -0.26 feet Low Tide
2019-06-30 Sun 03:56 AM Moonrise
2019-06-30 Sun 05:45 AM Sunrise
2019-06-30 Sun 09:11 AM 3.61 feet High Tide
2019-06-30 Sun 01:48 PM 2.00 feet Low Tide
2019-06-30 Sun 06:14 PM Moonset
2019-06-30 Sun 08:09 PM Sunset
2019-06-30 Sun 08:12 PM 6.32 feet High Tide
The conditions look okay with 2-6 MPH winds out of the SW until noon and then 7-11 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 74 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Monday morning we will see some fresh South swell start to build in later in the day. It will be inconsistent but have long interval properties to it moving in from 205-210 degrees with 20 second intervals.
2019-07-01 Mon 03:29 AM -0.76 feet Low Tide
2019-07-01 Mon 04:43 AM Moonrise
2019-07-01 Mon 05:46 AM Sunrise
2019-07-01 Mon 09:55 AM 3.76 feet High Tide
2019-07-01 Mon 02:30 PM 2.04 feet Low Tide
2019-07-01 Mon 07:19 PM Moonset
2019-07-01 Mon 08:09 PM Sunset
2019-07-01 Mon 08:51 PM 6.62 feet High Tide
The conditions look okay with 2-6 MPH winds out of the S/SSE until noon and then 6-8 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out 73 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Tuesday morning we will see that SW swell kick into gear with chest to shoulder high sets at the standout breaks in the OC and San O’ areas and chest to chest high + at the less exposed SW beaches. The swell will have some muscle to it as it rolls in from 205-210 degrees with 18 + second intervals.
2019-07-02 Tue 04:09 AM -1.13 feet Low Tide
2019-07-02 Tue 05:38 AM Moonrise
2019-07-02 Tue 05:46 AM Sunrise
2019-07-02 Tue 10:39 AM 3.88 feet High Tide
2019-07-02 Tue 12:17 PM New Moon
2019-07-02 Tue 03:14 PM 2.06 feet Low Tide
2019-07-02 Tue 08:09 PM Sunset
2019-07-02 Tue 08:21 PM Moonset
2019-07-02 Tue 09:32 PM 6.79 feet High Tide
The conditions look fair with 2-5 MPH 5-8 winds out of the SE/SSE until noon and then 5-8 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out 72 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 61 Santa Monica 65 South Bay 65, Huntington 62, Newport 64.
The next 4Cast will be updated on Sunday.
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