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My apologies for the gap in updates but I’m down in Ecuador until next Thursday. Regular updates will begin again on Saturday.

For Wednesday morning we’ll see a combo of 2 pretty feeble swells out of the NW. Swell 1 will have 14 second intervals from a 300 degree angle and swell 2 will will have 8-10 second intervals from a steep 310 degrees. All in all we’re not looking at much more than waist high + surf for the best West facing breaks.

2017-05-10 Wed 04:06 AM -0.19 feet Low Tide
2017-05-10 Wed 05:56 AM Sunrise
2017-05-10 Wed 06:06 AM Moonset
2017-05-10 Wed 10:16 AM 3.93 feet High Tide
2017-05-10 Wed 02:43 PM Full Moon
2017-05-10 Wed 03:30 PM 1.47 feet Low Tide
2017-05-10 Wed 07:43 PM Moonrise
2017-05-10 Wed 07:45 PM Sunset
2017-05-10 Wed 09:43 PM 5.54 feet High Tide

The conditions look a bit suspect with Southerly breezes at 5-8 MPH all day long. It shouldn’t be bad, but in all likelihood it won’t be super clean. The air temp remains at 68 degrees and there’s a 20% chance of rain.

For Thursday morning all swells will dip further leaving us in the waist high range.

2017-05-11 Thu 04:38 AM -0.26 feet Low Tide
2017-05-11 Thu 05:55 AM Sunrise
2017-05-11 Thu 06:43 AM Moonset
2017-05-11 Thu 10:54 AM 3.78 feet High Tide
2017-05-11 Thu 03:55 PM 1.72 feet Low Tide
2017-05-11 Thu 07:45 PM Sunset
2017-05-11 Thu 08:36 PM Moonrise
2017-05-11 Thu 10:08 PM 5.49 feet High Tide

The conditions look fair with variable breezes in the 1-3 MPH range until 10AM and 7-11 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 65 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.

For Friday morning we’ll see continued weakness with knee to waist high surf everywhere.

2017-05-12 Fri 05:12 AM -0.25 feet Low Tide
2017-05-12 Fri 05:54 AM Sunrise
2017-05-12 Fri 07:22 AM Moonset
2017-05-12 Fri 11:33 AM 3.61 feet High Tide
2017-05-12 Fri 04:21 PM 1.98 feet Low Tide
2017-05-12 Fri 07:46 PM Sunset
2017-05-12 Fri 09:28 PM Moonrise
2017-05-12 Fri 10:35 PM 5.37 feet High Tide

The conditions look fair early with variable breezes in the 1-2 MPH range until 10AM and 7-13 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 66 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.

For Saturday morning we’ll see some fresh NW wind swell come into play and the better West facing breaks should see peaky shoulder to head high sets.

2017-05-13 Sat 05:48 AM -0.16 feet Low Tide
2017-05-13 Sat 05:53 AM Sunrise
2017-05-13 Sat 08:04 AM Moonset
2017-05-13 Sat 12:17 PM 3.43 feet High Tide
2017-05-13 Sat 04:48 PM 2.24 feet Low Tide
2017-05-13 Sat 07:47 PM Sunset
2017-05-13 Sat 10:19 PM Moonrise
2017-05-13 Sat 11:04 PM 5.18 feet High Tide

The conditions should be okay again for the morning with variable breezes of 2-5 MPH until 10AM and 7-13 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp jumps up to 65 degrees.

For Sunday morning we’ll see that NW wind swell continue, and even increase, with shoulder high to possibly even OH sets for the exposed West facing beaches.

2017-05-14 Sun 05:53 AM Sunrise
2017-05-14 Sun 06:28 AM 0.00 feet Low Tide
2017-05-14 Sun 08:49 AM Moonset
2017-05-14 Sun 01:10 PM 3.28 feet High Tide
2017-05-14 Sun 05:18 PM 2.50 feet Low Tide
2017-05-14 Sun 07:48 PM Sunset
2017-05-14 Sun 11:07 PM Moonrise
2017-05-14 Sun 11:36 PM 4.93 feet High Tide

The conditions look pretty good with variable breezes out of the East at 4-10 MPH until 11AM and 8-18 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 67 degrees.

Water Temps: are as follows – Malibu 55, Santa Monica 61, Hermosa 60, Huntington 59 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 Saturday with the latest scoop!

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