SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 5-3-2019
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For Monday morning that new swell should be in full swing with chest high + sets for top South facing breaks. The surf will be rolling in from right around 185-190 degrees and 14-15 second intervals. The angle will make the the most exposed South facing beaches the best bet, but a few stragglers should get into the breaks that have a peek at the SW.
The winds look pretty funky up and down the coast all week so be ready for less than optimal surf!
2019-05-06 Mon 05:10 AM -0.54 feet Low Tide
2019-05-06 Mon 06:00 AM Sunrise
2019-05-06 Mon 07:26 AM Moonrise
2019-05-06 Mon 11:32 AM 3.74 feet High Tide
2019-05-06 Mon 04:27 PM 1.74 feet Low Tide
2019-05-06 Mon 07:41 PM Sunset
2019-05-06 Mon 09:41 PM Moonset
2019-05-06 Mon 10:43 PM 5.80 feet High Tide
The conditions look a bit shady with onshore, 3-6 MPH winds until 10:00AM and 7-14 MPH breezes in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 65 degrees and there’s a 50% chance of rain.
For Tuesday morning that South swell will hold and dish up chest high + sets for the better South facing breaks. Same angle, shorter intervals and suspect winds will remain in the equation.
2019-05-07 Tue 05:55 AM -0.57 feet Low Tide
2019-05-07 Tue 05:59 AM Sunrise
2019-05-07 Tue 08:12 AM Moonrise
2019-05-07 Tue 12:26 PM 3.49 feet High Tide
2019-05-07 Tue 05:00 PM 2.08 feet Low Tide
2019-05-07 Tue 07:42 PM Sunset
2019-05-07 Tue 10:43 PM Moonset
2019-05-07 Tue 11:20 PM 5.70 feet High Tide
The conditions look a bit off with onshore breezes in the 4-8 MPH zone until noon and then 9-12 MPH winds out of the West in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 63 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Wednesday morning we’ll slump into the waist to possibly chest high zone for the best South facing beaches. Basically, all of the angles remain the same as we see the slow death of a South swell!
2019-05-08 Wed 05:58 AM Sunrise
2019-05-08 Wed 06:46 AM -0.49 feet Low Tide
2019-05-08 Wed 09:03 AM Moonrise
2019-05-08 Wed 01:33 PM 3.28 feet High Tide
2019-05-08 Wed 05:39 PM 2.42 feet Low Tide
2019-05-08 Wed 07:43 PM Sunset
2019-05-08 Wed 11:43 PM Moonset
The conditions look, for lack of a better word… shitty, with onshore breezes in the 6-11 MPH zone all day long. The air temp tops out 62 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Thursday morning we’ll slouch into the knee to waist high zone. Same deal as our South swell is toe tagged and wheeled off in a gurney!
2019-05-09 Thu 12:05 AM 5.47 feet High Tide
2019-05-09 Thu 05:57 AM Sunrise
2019-05-09 Thu 07:47 AM -0.35 feet Low Tide
2019-05-09 Thu 10:01 AM Moonrise
2019-05-09 Thu 02:59 PM 3.24 feet High Tide
2019-05-09 Thu 06:38 PM 2.75 feet Low Tide
2019-05-09 Thu 07:43 PM Sunset
The conditions look poor again with onshore breezes in the 4-10 MPH zone all day long. The air temp tops out 62 degrees and there’s a 20% chance of rain.
For Friday morning we’ll limp into the knee to maybe waist high zone up and down the coast.
2019-05-10 Fri 12:39 AM Moonset
2019-05-10 Fri 01:01 AM 5.14 feet High Tide
2019-05-10 Fri 05:56 AM Sunrise
2019-05-10 Fri 08:56 AM -0.22 feet Low Tide
2019-05-10 Fri 11:04 AM Moonrise
2019-05-10 Fri 04:28 PM 3.44 feet High Tide
2019-05-10 Fri 07:44 PM Sunset
2019-05-10 Fri 08:16 PM 2.94 feet Low Tide
The conditions look a little better with SW breezes in the 3-5 MPH zone until noon and 8-10 MPH winds out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out 64 degrees and there’s a 20% chance of rain.
Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 60 Santa Monica 62 South Bay 64, Huntington 60, Newport 62.
The next 4CAST will be posted on Tuesday!
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