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For Tuesday morning looks like another solid day for waves. We will see that medium interval NW energy continue to churn out head high to WOH waves for the best West facing breaks. That SW energy will continue its slow fade, but still contribute to the cause with sporadic chest high sets, but once again, it will not be visible to the naked eye.

We will also see another round of solid SW energy enter the fray. This swell won’t start filling in until later in the day but will carry with it muscley, 16-18 second intervals from a fairly steep 185-190 degree angle so the South facing breaks will definitely see a bit more action on Wednesday!

* TIDE’S A LITTLE FAT IN THE MORNING AGAIN – 09:23 AM 4.88 feet High Tide

2017-04-25 Tue 03:15 AM -0.30 feet Low Tide
2017-04-25 Tue 05:53 AM Moonrise
2017-04-25 Tue 06:10 AM Sunrise
2017-04-25 Tue 09:23 AM 4.88 feet High Tide
2017-04-25 Tue 03:13 PM 0.30 feet Low Tide
2017-04-25 Tue 06:53 PM Moonset
2017-04-25 Tue 07:33 PM Sunset
2017-04-25 Tue 09:25 PM 6.01 feet High Tide

The conditions look to be poor to say the least so see the wind model graph, (updated Monday), are still singing a sad song. The air temp tops out at 69 degrees.


For Wednesday morning the NW swell will be on the fade but there will be plenty of solid surf in the chest to shoulder high zone.

We will also see that Southern Hemi energy peak with chest high sets with 16 second intervals from 185-190 degrees. The South facing breaks should see some nice sets rolling through and the spots in the OC and San O’ areas will have the most size and consistency.

* Nice tide push through the morning.

2017-04-26 Wed 03:59 AM -0.76 feet Low Tide
2017-04-26 Wed 05:18 AM New Moon
2017-04-26 Wed 06:09 AM Sunrise
2017-04-26 Wed 06:35 AM Moonrise
2017-04-26 Wed 10:11 AM 4.76 feet High Tide
2017-04-26 Wed 03:49 PM 0.57 feet Low Tide
2017-04-26 Wed 07:33 PM Sunset
2017-04-26 Wed 08:03 PM Moonset
2017-04-26 Wed 10:01 PM 6.25 feet High Tide

The conditions look to improve with light and variable breezes out of the N/NNE in the 1-6 MPH range until noon and 9-12 MPH winds out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 72 degrees.

For Thursday morning we’ll see another round of NW energy pick up steam throughout the day. The morning should dish up chest high sets out of the NW, (6-8 second intervals from 310 degrees), and inconsistent waist to chest high sets out of the SW, (14 second intervals from a 185-190 degrees).

* Nice tide push through the morning.

2017-04-27 Thu 04:45 AM -1.04 feet Low Tide
2017-04-27 Thu 06:08 AM Sunrise
2017-04-27 Thu 07:21 AM Moonrise
2017-04-27 Thu 11:02 AM 4.51 feet High Tide
2017-04-27 Thu 04:28 PM 0.93 feet Low Tide
2017-04-27 Thu 07:34 PM Sunset
2017-04-27 Thu 09:13 PM Moonset
2017-04-27 Thu 10:40 PM 6.31 feet High Tide

The conditions look like they might be okay early with variable 1-3 MPH breezes out of the West until 10AM and then crank up to 9-20 MPH onshore in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at a toasty 77 degrees.

For Friday morning the NW swell will peak with chest to shoulder high surf for the exposed West facing breaks. Brutal winds are forecasted to accompany the surf so it could be ugly out there. Stay tuned.

* Nice tide push through the morning.

2017-04-28 Fri 05:35 AM -1.11 feet Low Tide
2017-04-28 Fri 06:07 AM Sunrise
2017-04-28 Fri 08:11 AM Moonrise
2017-04-28 Fri 11:58 AM 4.18 feet High Tide
2017-04-28 Fri 05:09 PM 1.36 feet Low Tide
2017-04-28 Fri 07:35 PM Sunset
2017-04-28 Fri 10:21 PM Moonset
2017-04-28 Fri 11:23 PM 6.17 feet High Tide

The conditions look horrific with ferocious 15-30 MPH onshore winds all day long. The air temp tops out at 71 degrees.

Water Temps: are as follows – Malibu 58, Santa Monica 63, Hermosa 63, Huntington 60 and Newport 61 degrees. Click the tides tab on the widget below for updated water temps or if you’re on a mobile device just scroll down!

I will be back on Tuesday with the 5DAY 4CAST!

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