SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 1-2-18
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For Wednesday morning we’ll see continued, “middle of the road” NW swell with waist to chest high + sets for the best West facing breaks. The angle will be 290-295 degrees with 12-13 second intervals and there should be improvement in size and consistency as the day wears on.
Tide remains relevant: 09:26 AM 6.92 feet High Tide
2018-01-03 Wed 03:14 AM 1.69 feet Low Tide
2018-01-03 Wed 06:59 AM Sunrise
2018-01-03 Wed 08:21 AM Moonset
2018-01-03 Wed 09:26 AM 6.92 feet High Tide
2018-01-03 Wed 04:37 PM -1.61 feet Low Tide
2018-01-03 Wed 04:57 PM Sunset
2018-01-03 Wed 07:11 PM Moonrise
2018-01-03 Wed 11:11 PM 4.31 feet High Tide
The conditions should be decent with mild N/NW winds in the 2-6 MPH zone all day long. The air temp bumps up a notch to 69 degrees.
For Thursday morning we’ll see a slight uptick in size with the better West facing breaks seeing chest to head high + sets from 290-300 degrees and 14-16 second intervals.
Tide remains relevant: Decent tidal push through the early morning hours – 10:15 AM 6.48 feet High Tide
2018-01-04 Thu 04:07 AM 1.80 feet Low Tide
2018-01-04 Thu 06:59 AM Sunrise
2018-01-04 Thu 09:11 AM Moonset
2018-01-04 Thu 10:15 AM 6.48 feet High Tide
2018-01-04 Thu 04:58 PM Sunset
2018-01-04 Thu 05:24 PM -1.24 feet Low Tide
2018-01-04 Thu 08:20 PM Moonrise
The conditions look fair with variable winds in the 1-4 MPH zone from dawn until dusk. There’s a 10% chance of rain and the air temp holds at 69 degrees.
Friday morning should see more of the same with chest to head high surf for the top spots from anywhere from 290-300 degrees with 12-14 second intervals.
Tides look pretty good for the AM session!
2018-01-05 Fri 12:03 AM 4.34 feet High Tide
2018-01-05 Fri 05:05 AM 1.96 feet Low Tide
2018-01-05 Fri 07:00 AM Sunrise
2018-01-05 Fri 09:55 AM Moonset
2018-01-05 Fri 11:06 AM 5.82 feet High Tide
2018-01-05 Fri 04:59 PM Sunset
2018-01-05 Fri 06:12 PM -0.72 feet Low Tide
2018-01-05 Fri 09:26 PM Moonrise
The conditions look a little iffy with N/NW winds in the 4-8 MPH zone all day long. There’s a 10% chance of rain and the air temp tops out at 69 degrees.
For Saturday morning we’ll see continued swell out of the NW in the chest to HH + zone for the better West facing breaks.
2018-01-06 Sat 12:58 AM 4.38 feet High Tide
2018-01-06 Sat 06:14 AM 2.11 feet Low Tide
2018-01-06 Sat 07:00 AM Sunrise
2018-01-06 Sat 10:34 AM Moonset
2018-01-06 Sat 12:02 PM 5.03 feet High Tide
2018-01-06 Sat 04:59 PM Sunset
2018-01-06 Sat 07:03 PM -0.12 feet Low Tide
2018-01-06 Sat 10:29 PM Moonrise
The conditions look a little iffy with light onshore winds in the 2-5 MPH zone until noon and 5-8 MPH out of the West into the afternoon. The air temp dips to 67 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
Sunday morning looks pretty solid again with chest to HH high surf for the best West facing breaks and possibly some lager sets at the top, deepwater breaks!
2018-01-07 Sun 01:57 AM 4.47 feet High Tide
2018-01-07 Sun 07:00 AM Sunrise
2018-01-07 Sun 07:38 AM 2.15 feet Low Tide
2018-01-07 Sun 11:10 AM Moonset
2018-01-07 Sun 01:09 PM 4.22 feet High Tide
2018-01-07 Sun 05:00 PM Sunset
2018-01-07 Sun 07:56 PM 0.50 feet Low Tide
2018-01-07 Sun 11:29 PM Moonrise
The conditions look okay all day with light and variable winds in the 3-6 MPH range all day long. The air temp tops out at 68 degrees.
Water Temps are as follows – Malibu 59, Santa Monica 60, Hermosa 62, Huntington 58 and Newport 62 degrees.
I’ll be back on Thursday with the next update!
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