HURRICANE WATCH: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 48 hours.

For Saturday morning it looks like we’ll see waist high + sets out of the SW as some fresh energy rolls in from 225-230 degrees with 17-18 second intervals.

2019-08-31 Sat 04:40 AM -0.76 feet Low Tide
2019-08-31 Sat 06:26 AM Sunrise
2019-08-31 Sat 07:47 AM Moonrise
2019-08-31 Sat 10:57 AM 5.31 feet High Tide
2019-08-31 Sat 04:39 PM 0.81 feet Low Tide
2019-08-31 Sat 07:21 PM Sunset
2019-08-31 Sat 08:40 PM Moonset
2019-08-31 Sat 10:47 PM 6.36 feet High Tide

The conditions look okay again with variable, 1-5 MPH winds until noon and then 7-9 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 77 degrees.

For Sunday morning we will see continued surf out of the SW in the waist to chest high zone for the better South facing breaks. 225-230 degrees with 16 second intervals.

2019-09-01 Sun 05:18 AM -0.33 feet Low Tide
2019-09-01 Sun 06:27 AM Sunrise
2019-09-01 Sun 08:58 AM Moonrise
2019-09-01 Sun 11:36 AM 5.48 feet High Tide
2019-09-01 Sun 05:32 PM 0.74 feet Low Tide
2019-09-01 Sun 07:19 PM Sunset
2019-09-01 Sun 09:17 PM Moonset
2019-09-01 Sun 11:38 PM 5.72 feet High Tide

The conditions look fair with 1-4 MPH variable winds out of the SW until noon and then 5-9 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 79 degrees on the sand.

For Monday morning that SW will linger with waist high sets for the receptive SW facing breaks, (225-230 degrees and 14 second intervals).

We’re also due to see some fresh NW energy from 290-295 degrees and 11-12 second intervals which will dish up waist high surf for the better West facing beaches.

2019-09-02 Mon 05:57 AM 0.27 feet Low Tide
2019-09-02 Mon 06:28 AM Sunrise
2019-09-02 Mon 10:07 AM Moonrise
2019-09-02 Mon 12:17 PM 5.54 feet High Tide
2019-09-02 Mon 06:31 PM 0.79 feet Low Tide
2019-09-02 Mon 07:18 PM Sunset
2019-09-02 Mon 09:53 PM Moonset

The conditions look fair with 2-5 MPH winds out of the S/SE/SSE until 12:00PM and then 6-8 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 80 degrees.

For Tuesday morning we will see waist high surf up and down the coast with the West facing breaks looking slightly better.

2019-09-03 Tue 12:34 AM 4.94 feet High Tide
2019-09-03 Tue 06:28 AM Sunrise
2019-09-03 Tue 06:37 AM 0.96 feet Low Tide
2019-09-03 Tue 11:14 AM Moonrise
2019-09-03 Tue 01:03 PM 5.49 feet High Tide
2019-09-03 Tue 07:17 PM Sunset
2019-09-03 Tue 07:39 PM 0.92 feet Low Tide
2019-09-03 Tue 10:31 PM Moonset

The conditions look okay with variable 1-6 MPH winds out of the S/SW until noon and then 7-8 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops holds at 77 degrees.

Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 67 Santa Monica 69 South Bay 72, Huntington 70, Newport 70 .

The next 4Cast will be updated on Sunday.

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