SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 6-24-18
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Tropical Storm Daniel is located around 600 miles to the southwest of the southern tip of Baja California and will track northward during the next 12-24 hours. The window for additional intensification is narrow as the northward track will take the system into cooler waters by Monday into Tuesday. Daniel is expected to remain well offshore of Mexico and not impact any land.
We are also monitoring an area of low pressure several hundred miles southwest of Zihuatanejo, Mexico. This low center may better organize into a tropical depression or storm over the next few days. This disturbance will continue to track westward away from Mexico and is not expected to impact any land.
For Monday the SW swell will be on the fade with waist high sets from that 180-190 degree angle and 12-13 second intervals.
Some slightly more potent NW swell will fill in too. Looks to be at least waist high + from an angle of 310 degrees and 8-10 second intervals.
22018-06-25 Mon 03:00 AM -0.19 feet Low Tide
2018-06-25 Mon 04:02 AM Moonset
2018-06-25 Mon 05:44 AM Sunrise
2018-06-25 Mon 09:18 AM 3.64 feet High Tide
2018-06-25 Mon 02:01 PM 2.01 feet Low Tide
2018-06-25 Mon 06:06 PM Moonrise
2018-06-25 Mon 08:09 PM Sunset
2018-06-25 Mon 08:23 PM 5.94 feet High Tide
The conditions look okay early with with 2-5 MPH breezes out of the SE/SSE until noon and 9-12 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 68 degrees.
For Tuesday morning we’ll dip into the knee to waist high zone up and down the coast. Our waves will be comprised of small NW wind swell from a 310 degree angle and 8-10 second intervals and a combo of small Tropical storm surf and leftover SW energy from 170-175 degrees and 12-14 second intervals.
2018-06-26 Tue 03:36 AM -0.40 feet Low Tide
2018-06-26 Tue 04:42 AM Moonset
2018-06-26 Tue 05:44 AM Sunrise
2018-06-26 Tue 10:00 AM 3.67 feet High Tide
2018-06-26 Tue 02:35 PM 2.16 feet Low Tide
2018-06-26 Tue 07:00 PM Moonrise
2018-06-26 Tue 08:09 PM Sunset
2018-06-26 Tue 08:54 PM 5.97 feet High Tide
The conditions look fair again with SW winds in the 2-4 MPH zone until noon and 8-12 MPH in the afternoon. The air temp backs down to 67 degrees.
For Wednesday morning we’ll continue to see waist high + surf with small, inconsistent sets for the exposed South facing breaks and light NW wind swell.
2018-06-27 Wed 04:09 AM -0.50 feet Low Tide
2018-06-27 Wed 05:26 AM Moonset
2018-06-27 Wed 05:44 AM Sunrise
2018-06-27 Wed 10:38 AM 3.69 feet High Tide
2018-06-27 Wed 03:08 PM 2.27 feet Low Tide
2018-06-27 Wed 07:52 PM Moonrise
2018-06-27 Wed 08:09 PM Sunset
2018-06-27 Wed 09:24 PM 5.94 feet High Tide
2018-06-27 Wed 09:54 PM Full Moon
The conditions look okay with variable 2-5 MPH breezes out of the South until noon and 8-11 MPH in the afternoon. The air temp gets up to 70 degrees.
For Thursday we’ll see SW energy in the waist ti chest high zone and also see that small NW wind swell continue to chime in with waist high peaks for the best West facing beaches.
2018-06-28 Thu 04:42 AM -0.52 feet Low Tide
2018-06-28 Thu 05:45 AM Sunrise
2018-06-28 Thu 06:13 AM Moonset
2018-06-28 Thu 11:14 AM 3.69 feet High Tide
2018-06-28 Thu 03:40 PM 2.36 feet Low Tide
2018-06-28 Thu 08:09 PM Sunset
2018-06-28 Thu 08:40 PM Moonrise
2018-06-28 Thu 09:55 PM 5.86 feet High Tide
The conditions look okay again with 1-4 MPH S/SSE breezes until 10:00AM and 7-10 MPH out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 71 degrees.
Water temps (day of 4CAST update), are as follows: Malibu 62, Santa Monica 67, South Bay 67, Huntington 65, Newport 67.
The next 4CAST will be posted on Tuesday!
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