SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED 5-26-17
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For Saturday morning we’ll dip into the knee to waist high zone everywhere with small, inconsistent background swell out of the SW 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 the surf will dip further and we’ll be stuck in the knee high plus zone up and down the coast.
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 with 2-5 MPH winds out of the West until noon and those get up to 8-10 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air tops out at 64 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Monday morning we’ll see a little 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 for 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 breezes in the 1-3 MPH zone until 10AM and mild 7-11 MPH breezes out of the West in the afternoon. There’s a 10% chance of rain and the air temp tops out at 67 degrees.
For Tuesday morning we’ll see another slight bump in size as that SW energy peaks and dishes up waist to chest high sets to the beaches that are receptive to a 215-220 degree angle. There should be some fun little waves rolling in at the top South West facing breaks!
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 1`-5 MPH zone until 10AM and 8-12 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 67 degrees and once again there’s a 10% chance of rain.
Water Temps: are as follows – Malibu 57, Santa Monica 62, Hermosa 65, Huntington 61 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 Sunday with a look into next week!
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