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Friday morning should see more of the same with chest to head high surf for the top spots from a 290-305 degree angle 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 pretty good with variable winds in the 1-5 MPH zone until around 2:00 PM and 7-10 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 68 degrees.

For Saturday morning we’ll see continued swell out of the NW in the chest to shoulder high + zone for the better West facing breaks. The tides even out a bit too, so there should be a wider window to get some good waves.

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 about the same with light and variable winds in the 0-4 MPH zone until 2:00 PM and 5-8 MPH out of the West into the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 70 degrees.

Sunday morning looks to back off a bit with chest 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 1-5 MPH range all day long. The air temp tops out at 72 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.

For Monday morning we’ll continue to see some waves but it will dip into the waist to chest high zone, but fear not, a larger swell, (in conjunction with some high winds and rain), will fill in on Tuesday.

2018-01-08 Mon 02:59 AM 4.61 feet High Tide
2018-01-08 Mon 07:00 AM Sunrise
2018-01-08 Mon 09:15 AM 1.95 feet Low Tide
2018-01-08 Mon 11:43 AM Moonset
2018-01-08 Mon 02:26 PM Last Quarter
2018-01-08 Mon 02:36 PM 3.55 feet High Tide
2018-01-08 Mon 05:01 PM Sunset
2018-01-08 Mon 08:53 PM 1.06 feet Low Tide

The conditions look interesting with E/SE/SSE winds in the 3-8 MPH zone all day long. There is a 60% chance of rain and the air temp dips to 67 degrees.

For Tuesday morning we’ll see shoulder to head high waves, with OH sets at the best West facing breaks. The angle will continue to be a fairly liberal 290-300 degrees and the intervals will be a robust 16 seconds.

2018-01-09 Tue 12:27 AM Moonrise
2018-01-09 Tue 03:57 AM 4.81 feet High Tide
2018-01-09 Tue 07:00 AM Sunrise
2018-01-09 Tue 10:46 AM 1.49 feet Low Tide
2018-01-09 Tue 12:17 PM Moonset
2018-01-09 Tue 04:20 PM 3.19 feet High Tide
2018-01-09 Tue 05:02 PM Sunset
2018-01-09 Tue 09:53 PM 1.51 feet Low Tide

The conditions there’s some crazy winds projected and a 50% chance of rain. The air temp tumbles down to 61 degrees.


Water Temps are as follows – Malibu 59, Santa Monica 60, Hermosa 62, Huntington 58 and Newport 62 degrees.

I’ll be back on Friday with the WEEKEND WARRIOR update!

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