SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED 5-25-17
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Shark Update: Besides the 25 great whites spotted Sunday in San Clemente, there were also new sightings Monday in San Clemente when 20 sharks were seen in the area, including a 10-12′ great white that was reeled in by a fisherman on the pier and allegedly another fisherman reported a shark estimated to be 16-20′ in length, (Holy S#$T that’s Jaws size)!
For Friday morning we’ll see that mild SW energy come to its peak with waist high plus sets for the better West facing breaks from that same 205 degree angle with 14-15 second intervals. Minor NW energy will remain in th ebackground.
2017-05-26 Fri 04:38 AM -1.50 feet Low Tide
2017-05-26 Fri 05:45 AM Sunrise
2017-05-26 Fri 06:49 AM Moonrise
2017-05-26 Fri 11:03 AM 4.26 feet High Tide
2017-05-26 Fri 04:05 PM 1.43 feet Low Tide
2017-05-26 Fri 07:56 PM Sunset
2017-05-26 Fri 09:07 PM Moonset
2017-05-26 Fri 10:19 PM 6.78 feet High Tide
The conditions look a little iffy with 5-9 MPH winds out of the SW all day long. The air tops out at 66 degrees and there’s a 30% chance of rain.
For Saturday morning we’ll dip into the knee to waist high zone everywhere with small background swell up and down the coast.
2017-05-27 Sat 05:28 AM -1.52 feet Low Tide
2017-05-27 Sat 05:45 AM Sunrise
2017-05-27 Sat 07:47 AM Moonrise
2017-05-27 Sat 11:59 AM 4.14 feet High Tide
2017-05-27 Sat 04:52 PM 1.74 feet Low Tide
2017-05-27 Sat 07:57 PM Sunset
2017-05-27 Sat 10:11 PM Moonset
2017-05-27 Sat 11:05 PM 6.53 feet High Tide
The conditions look okay early with 1-5 MPH winds out of the West until 10AM and 7-12 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp dips to 64 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Sunday morning we’ll remain in the knee high plus zone everywhere.
2017-05-28 Sun 05:45 AM Sunrise
2017-05-28 Sun 06:20 AM -1.34 feet Low Tide
2017-05-28 Sun 08:50 AM Moonrise
2017-05-28 Sun 01:00 PM 4.02 feet High Tide
2017-05-28 Sun 05:46 PM 2.06 feet Low Tide
2017-05-28 Sun 07:57 PM Sunset
2017-05-28 Sun 11:08 PM Moonset
2017-05-28 Sun 11:56 PM 6.08 feet High Tide
The conditions look fair early with 1-2 MPH winds out of the West until 10AM and 7-13 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air tops out at 66 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Monday morning we’ll see a bump in size as a new pulse of smallish SW swell rolls into the picture from a 215-220 degree angle with 16-17 second intervals. This should deliver waist high sets for beaches with a look at the SW and chest high sets at the top spots.
2017-05-29 Mon 05:44 AM Sunrise
2017-05-29 Mon 07:16 AM -1.00 feet Low Tide
2017-05-29 Mon 09:54 AM Moonrise
2017-05-29 Mon 02:07 PM 3.98 feet High Tide
2017-05-29 Mon 06:52 PM 2.36 feet Low Tide
2017-05-29 Mon 07:58 PM Sunset
2017-05-29 Mon 11:58 PM Moonset
The conditions should be fair early with variable S/SSE breezes in the 1-3 MPH zone until 10AM and mild 7-11 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. There’s a 10% chance of rain and the air temp tops out at 69 degrees.
For Tuesday morning we’ll see a very slight bump in size as a new pulse of smallish SW swell rolls into the picture from a 200-205 degree angle with 14-16 second intervals. It will be inconsistent in the AM but should have a hair more oomph on Friday. This should deliver sporadic waist high sets for beaches with a look at the SW.
2017-05-30 Tue 12:52 AM 5.48 feet High Tide
2017-05-30 Tue 05:44 AM Sunrise
2017-05-30 Tue 08:16 AM -0.58 feet Low Tide
2017-05-30 Tue 10:58 AM Moonrise
2017-05-30 Tue 03:19 PM 4.07 feet High Tide
2017-05-30 Tue 07:59 PM Sunset
2017-05-30 Tue 08:15 PM 2.53 feet Low Tide
The conditions should be pretty clean early with variable SE/SSE breezes in the 2-4 MPH zone until 10AM and 8-12 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 69 degrees.
Water Temps: are as follows – Malibu 57, Santa Monica 64, Hermosa 66, Huntington 62 and Newport 62 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 Friday with the Weekend Warrior update!
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