SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 7-17-18
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Nothing of note for So Cal right now!
For Wednesday morning we’ll remain in the knee to waist high zone.
2018-07-18 Wed 01:42 AM 4.73 feet High Tide
2018-07-18 Wed 05:55 AM Sunrise
2018-07-18 Wed 08:24 AM 0.40 feet Low Tide
2018-07-18 Wed 12:07 PM Moonrise
2018-07-18 Wed 03:16 PM 4.87 feet High Tide
2018-07-18 Wed 08:04 PM Sunset
2018-07-18 Wed 09:26 PM 1.90 feet Low Tide
The conditions look okay with winds out of the SW in the 2-3 MPH zone until 10AM and 6-8 MPH in the afternoon. The air temp bumps up to 77 degrees.
For Thursday morning we’ll remain in the knee to waist high range.
2018-07-19 Thu 12:18 AM Moonset
2018-07-19 Thu 02:58 AM 3.98 feet High Tide
2018-07-19 Thu 05:56 AM Sunrise
2018-07-19 Thu 09:18 AM 1.01 feet Low Tide
2018-07-19 Thu 12:53 PM First Quarter
2018-07-19 Thu 01:08 PM Moonrise
2018-07-19 Thu 04:15 PM 5.03 feet High Tide
2018-07-19 Thu 08:03 PM Sunset
2018-07-19 Thu 10:58 PM 1.59 feet Low Tide
The conditions look fair early with S/SSE winds in the 2-3 MPH zone until 10:00AM and 6-10 MPH in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 79 degrees.
For Friday morning we’re looking at a subtle boost in size as some small SW swell pulses in from a 220-225 degree angle. It won’t be anything to really hang your hat on but there will be a few waist high sets that have a little pop to them.
2018-07-20 Fri 12:52 AM Moonset
2018-07-20 Fri 04:35 AM 3.47 feet High Tide
2018-07-20 Fri 05:57 AM Sunrise
2018-07-20 Fri 10:16 AM 1.55 feet Low Tide
2018-07-20 Fri 02:07 PM Moonrise
2018-07-20 Fri 05:12 PM 5.21 feet High Tide
2018-07-20 Fri 08:03 PM Sunset
The conditions look to be a little suspect with 5-11 MPH breezes out of the SW all day long with the early morning being less compromised. The air temp tops out at 77 degrees.
For Saturday morning the scenario will begin to shift as a series of S/SW swells infiltrate So Cal. Things start off slow as the smallish SW swell from yesterday is overlapped by a larger swell. The new swell will roll in from a South Westerly angle of 215-220 degrees and 17-19 second intervals. While not a real barn burner we should see some chest high sets fill in through the day. Any beach that gets a sniff of that angle should see at least a little action.
2018-07-21 Sat 12:19 AM 1.12 feet Low Tide
2018-07-21 Sat 01:27 AM Moonset
2018-07-21 Sat 05:57 AM Sunrise
2018-07-21 Sat 06:15 AM 3.31 feet High Tide
2018-07-21 Sat 11:18 AM 1.96 feet Low Tide
2018-07-21 Sat 03:04 PM Moonrise
2018-07-21 Sat 06:04 PM 5.39 feet High Tide
2018-07-21 Sat 08:02 PM Sunset
The conditions look okay with Southerly breezes in the 4-6 MPH range until 11:00AM and 7-12 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp holds at 77 degrees.
For Sunday morning should be more solid with waist to chest high + sets for the top South facing beaches. The angle will continue to have quite a bit of West in it rolling in from a 210-220 degree angle and 15-16 second intervals.
The following week is looking pretty solid with non-stop SW energy up and down the coast.
2018-07-22 Sun 01:20 AM 0.64 feet Low Tide
2018-07-22 Sun 02:03 AM Moonset
2018-07-22 Sun 05:58 AM Sunrise
2018-07-22 Sun 07:36 AM 3.40 feet High Tide
2018-07-22 Sun 12:16 PM 2.22 feet Low Tide
2018-07-22 Sun 04:01 PM Moonrise
2018-07-22 Sun 06:50 PM 5.55 feet High Tide
2018-07-22 Sun 08:02 PM Sunset
The conditions look tolerable early with 2-4 MPH breezes out of the South until noon and 6-9 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 79 degrees.
Water temps (day of 4CAST update), are as follows: Malibu 67, Santa Monica 68 South Bay 68, Huntington 69, Newport 72.
The next 4CAST will be posted on Thursday!
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