SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED – 11-21-17
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For Wednesday morning we’ll remain in the knee to waist high zone with the promise of some timid, steeply angled, NW energy starting to fill in later in the day.
2017-11-22 Wed 04:02 AM 2.79 feet Low Tide
2017-11-22 Wed 06:33 AM Sunrise
2017-11-22 Wed 09:55 AM Moonrise
2017-11-22 Wed 10:18 AM 5.21 feet High Tide
2017-11-22 Wed 04:46 PM Sunset
2017-11-22 Wed 05:57 PM 0.38 feet Low Tide
2017-11-22 Wed 08:23 PM Moonset
The conditions look primo, (been wanting to use that word for quite some time), with variable winds in the 3-5 MPH zone until noon and 4-9 out of the West in the afternoon. The sea surface should be relatively smooth all day and the air temp skyrockets to 88 degrees on the sand.
For Thursday morning, (THANKSGIVING), we should finally have a little something to work with. While it will not be anything to really sink your teeth into, the most exposed West facing beaches should see waist to chest high sets with some larger waves mixing in at the better deep water breaks. The angle will be severe with a 300-315 degree direction so many spots will get completely stymied. San Diego and Baja Norte will be a safe bet. I wouldn’t be opposed to a Lobster Thanksgiving dinner in Puerto Nuevo…
The tides don’t vary much and conditions look great. Hopefully there will be enough surf to work up a good appetite!
2017-11-23 Thu 01:01 AM 3.47 feet High Tide
2017-11-23 Thu 04:40 AM 3.04 feet Low Tide
2017-11-23 Thu 06:34 AM Sunrise
2017-11-23 Thu 10:39 AM Moonrise
2017-11-23 Thu 10:54 AM 4.86 feet High Tide
2017-11-23 Thu 04:46 PM Sunset
2017-11-23 Thu 06:48 PM 0.61 feet Low Tide
2017-11-23 Thu 09:15 PM Moonset
The conditions look excellent with offshore winds out of the NE/NNE in the 2-6 MPH until noon, (slightly stronger below passes and canyons), and 4-7 MPH out of the SW into the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 85 degrees.
For Friday, we should see continued swell out of the NW in the waist to chest high range, (with a few larger sets mixing in), for the exposed West facing beaches, Once again, nothing to write home about, but there should be enough gravy left to satisfy the surf hunger. The angle will remain super steep, with that same 300-315 degree direction.
2017-11-24 Fri 02:21 AM 3.52 feet High Tide
2017-11-24 Fri 05:42 AM 3.27 feet Low Tide
2017-11-24 Fri 06:35 AM Sunrise
2017-11-24 Fri 11:20 AM Moonrise
2017-11-24 Fri 11:41 AM 4.46 feet High Tide
2017-11-24 Fri 04:46 PM Sunset
2017-11-24 Fri 07:46 PM 0.80 feet Low Tide
2017-11-24 Fri 10:09 PM Moonset
The conditions look great again with variable winds in the 1-5 MPH zone all day long. The air temp tops out at 79 degrees.
For Saturday morning the surf will back down into the waist high + range for the top West facing beaches.
2017-11-25 Sat 03:34 AM 3.73 feet High Tide
2017-11-25 Sat 06:36 AM Sunrise
2017-11-25 Sat 07:38 AM 3.34 feet Low Tide
2017-11-25 Sat 11:58 AM Moonrise
2017-11-25 Sat 12:52 PM 4.08 feet High Tide
2017-11-25 Sat 04:45 PM Sunset
2017-11-25 Sat 08:47 PM 0.92 feet Low Tide
2017-11-25 Sat 11:05 PM Moonset
The conditions look good through the AM with winds out of the E/SE in the 2-6 MPH range until noon and 3-6 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp dips to 74 degrees.
For Sunday morning the the surf will dip down into the knee to waist high zone for the exposed West facing breaks and smaller for the South facing breaks.
2017-11-26 Sun 04:20 AM 4.03 feet High Tide
2017-11-26 Sun 06:37 AM Sunrise
2017-11-26 Sun 09:03 AM First Quarter
2017-11-26 Sun 09:39 AM 3.05 feet Low Tide
2017-11-26 Sun 12:34 PM Moonrise
2017-11-26 Sun 02:31 PM 3.82 feet High Tide
2017-11-26 Sun 04:45 PM Sunset
2017-11-26 Sun 09:43 PM 0.98 feet Low Tide
The conditions look okay as high pressure continues to and dishes up SW winds in the 2-4 MPH zone until noon and 6-11 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tumbles down to 72 degrees.
Water Temps have really started to cool down: are as follows – Malibu 61, Santa Monica 62, Hermosa 63, Huntington 60 and Newport 62 degrees.
I’ll be back on Thanksgiving day with the next update!
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