SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED 2-1-17
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For Wednesday morning, the first day of February, we’re not anticipating much more than waist high plus sets for the top spots for the morning hours. We are however due to see some fresh, fairly potent NW energy start to weave its way into the mix in the late afternoon/early evening.
2017-02-01 Wed 12:10 AM 4.43 feet High Tide
2017-02-01 Wed 05:53 AM 1.62 feet Low Tide
2017-02-01 Wed 06:50 AM Sunrise
2017-02-01 Wed 09:49 AM Moonrise
2017-02-01 Wed 11:43 AM 4.40 feet High Tide
2017-02-01 Wed 05:24 PM Sunset
2017-02-01 Wed 06:17 PM 0.43 feet Low Tide
2017-02-01 Wed 10:28 PM Moonset
The conditions should be excellent with variable winds out of the East at 3-6 MPH until noon and 3-7 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 65 degrees.
For Thursday morning the swell will continue to fill in through the day with chest to shoulder high sets early and OH to WOH sets, (for the best West facing breaks), later in the day. The tides look reasonable, the weather good and the surf should be pumping! Go get some!
The swell angle will have a quite a bit of West in at coming in at a 270-280 degree angle.
2017-02-02 Thu 12:57 AM 4.55 feet High Tide
2017-02-02 Thu 06:49 AM Sunrise
2017-02-02 Thu 07:07 AM 1.59 feet Low Tide
2017-02-02 Thu 10:27 AM Moonrise
2017-02-02 Thu 12:48 PM 3.71 feet High Tide
2017-02-02 Thu 05:25 PM Sunset
2017-02-02 Thu 07:03 PM 0.96 feet Low Tide
2017-02-02 Thu 11:32 PM Moonset
The conditions should be fantastic with E/SE winds at 5-10 MPH until noon and 1-4 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp plummets to 60 degrees.
For Friday morning that NW energy will hold with OH to WOH sets for the best West facing breaks. This will continue into Saturday and then start to slow down on SUPER BOWL SUNDAY!
2017-02-03 Fri 01:53 AM 4.71 feet High Tide
2017-02-03 Fri 06:49 AM Sunrise
2017-02-03 Fri 08:41 AM 1.38 feet Low Tide
2017-02-03 Fri 11:07 AM Moonrise
2017-02-03 Fri 02:24 PM 3.14 feet High Tide
2017-02-03 Fri 05:26 PM Sunset
2017-02-03 Fri 08:00 PM 1.46 feet Low Tide
2017-02-03 Fri 08:19 PM First Quarter
The conditions will be great with variable winds out of the East at 2-8 MPH until 2PM and mild 1-3 MPH breezes out of the West until sundown. There’s a 60% chance of rain and the air temp tops out at 61 degrees.
For Saturday morning the surf will remain in the OH to WOH zone for top spots with the most size and consistency early. The swell will slowly begin to fade through the day but there will definitely be some energy hanging around for Sunday morning.
2017-02-04 Sat 12:36 AM Moonset
2017-02-04 Sat 02:57 AM 4.93 feet High Tide
2017-02-04 Sat 06:48 AM Sunrise
2017-02-04 Sat 10:18 AM 0.88 feet Low Tide
2017-02-04 Sat 11:50 AM Moonrise
2017-02-04 Sat 04:24 PM 2.97 feet High Tide
2017-02-04 Sat 05:27 PM Sunset
2017-02-04 Sat 09:15 PM 1.83 feet Low Tide
The conditions look fair for the morning with variable winds out of the East in the 1-3 MPH range until noon and 7-11 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. There is a 20% chance of rain and the air temp bumps up a hair to 63 degrees.
For Sunday morning there will still be a little meat left on that bone with chest to head high sets through the morning and a continued decline into the afternoon.
2017-02-05 Sun 01:41 AM Moonset
2017-02-05 Sun 04:05 AM 5.25 feet High Tide
2017-02-05 Sun 06:47 AM Sunrise
2017-02-05 Sun 11:33 AM 0.22 feet Low Tide
2017-02-05 Sun 12:37 PM Moonrise
2017-02-05 Sun 05:28 PM Sunset
2017-02-05 Sun 05:58 PM 3.20 feet High Tide
2017-02-05 Sun 10:34 PM 1.97 feet Low Tide
The conditions look tolerable with onshore winds at 2-5 MPH until noon and 6-10 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. There’s a 10% chance of rain and the air temp remains 63 degrees.
Water Temps: are as follows – Malibu 56, Santa Monica 58, Hermosa 56, Huntington 57 and Newport 57 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 Thursday with the next update!
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