SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED 5-16-17
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For Thursday morning we’ll see that NW wind swell from 300-310 degrees, with 8-10 second intervals serve up waist to possibly chest high sets and we’ll also see a new pulse of smallish, but potent, SW swell slowly fill in through the day with waist high + sets from 200-205 degrees and 16-17 second intervals.
2017-05-18 Thu 01:16 AM Moonrise
2017-05-18 Thu 02:21 AM 3.98 feet High Tide
2017-05-18 Thu 05:50 AM Sunrise
2017-05-18 Thu 10:10 AM 0.58 feet Low Tide
2017-05-18 Thu 12:22 PM Moonset
2017-05-18 Thu 05:33 PM 3.79 feet High Tide
2017-05-18 Thu 05:35 PM Last Quarter
2017-05-18 Thu 07:51 PM Sunset
2017-05-18 Thu 10:44 PM 2.75 feet Low Tide
The conditions should be decent early with variable, 1-3 MPH winds out of the South until 10AM and 8-12 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air goes up to 67 degrees.
For Friday morning we’ll see the NW swell dip down into the waist high range and the SW swell will peak with waist to chest high sets from a 200 degree angle and 14-15 second intervals.
2017-05-19 Fri 01:54 AM Moonrise
2017-05-19 Fri 03:56 AM 3.81 feet High Tide
2017-05-19 Fri 05:49 AM Sunrise
2017-05-19 Fri 11:05 AM 0.60 feet Low Tide
2017-05-19 Fri 01:21 PM Moonset
2017-05-19 Fri 06:07 PM 4.19 feet High Tide
2017-05-19 Fri 07:51 PM Sunset
2017-05-19 Fri 11:56 PM 2.18 feet Low Tide
The conditions look okay with variable breezes in the 1-5 MPH zone until noon and 8-10 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp jumps up to 72 degrees.
For Saturday morning all swell energy will dip into the waist high zone with inconsistent sets out the SW.
2017-05-20 Sat 02:31 AM Moonrise
2017-05-20 Sat 05:21 AM 3.83 feet High Tide
2017-05-20 Sat 05:48 AM Sunrise
2017-05-20 Sat 11:53 AM 0.60 feet Low Tide
2017-05-20 Sat 02:22 PM Moonset
2017-05-20 Sat 06:37 PM 4.66 feet High Tide
2017-05-20 Sat 07:52 PM Sunset
The conditions should be better as high pressure strengthens. Looks like we should see variable breezes in the 1-6 MPH zone until noon and 12-16 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp leaps up to 75 degrees.
For Sunday morning we’ll see sporadic pulses of SW ground swell fill in through the day. The morning will start off slow as the energy creeps in from a 185-195 degree angle with 16+ second intervals.
2017-05-21 Sun 12:49 AM 1.46 feet Low Tide
2017-05-21 Sun 03:08 AM Moonrise
2017-05-21 Sun 05:48 AM Sunrise
2017-05-21 Sun 06:30 AM 3.98 feet High Tide
2017-05-21 Sun 12:36 PM 0.62 feet Low Tide
2017-05-21 Sun 03:25 PM Moonset
2017-05-21 Sun 07:08 PM 5.19 feet High Tide
2017-05-21 Sun 07:53 PM Sunset
The conditions should be pretty good as high pressure holds and promotes variable breezes in the 1-2 MPH zone until 10AM and 6-13 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp hangs tough at 75 degrees.
Water Temps: are as follows – Malibu 56, Santa Monica 60, Hermosa 62, Huntington 59 and Newport 60 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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