SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SURF FORECAST UPDATED on 5-9-2019
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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 variable breezes out of the South in the 2-6 MPH zone all day long. The air temp tops out 68 degrees and there’s a 20% chance of rain.
For Saturday morning we’ll see some new South swell fill in throughout the day. The morning will start off small and inconsistent with waist high sets but continue to increase into the afternoon. The swell angle will be from 190-195 degrees with thumpy 19-20 second intervals and culminate in shoulder to head high set.
2019-05-11 Sat 01:29 AM Moonset
2019-05-11 Sat 02:18 AM 4.78 feet High Tide
2019-05-11 Sat 05:55 AM Sunrise
2019-05-11 Sat 10:07 AM -0.15 feet Low Tide
2019-05-11 Sat 12:10 PM Moonrise
2019-05-11 Sat 05:31 PM 3.82 feet High Tide
2019-05-11 Sat 06:13 PM First Quarter
2019-05-11 Sat 07:45 PM Sunset
2019-05-11 Sat 10:14 PM 2.74 feet Low Tide
The conditions look pretty good early with variable 2-0 MPH winds until 10:00AM and fairly mild, 6-9 MPH breezes, out of the SW, in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 67 degrees and there’s a 20% chance of rain.
For Sunday morning that South swell will peak with 17-18 second intervals from a relatively steep angle of 190-195 degrees. The most exposed South facing breaks should see shoulder high to OH sets all through the day. Top spots in the OC and San O’ areas will see the bulk of the action but there should be just enough West in the swell direction to leak into the the less exposed beaches.
2019-05-12 Sun 02:14 AM Moonset
2019-05-12 Sun 03:50 AM 4.52 feet High Tide
2019-05-12 Sun 05:54 AM Sunrise
2019-05-12 Sun 11:12 AM -0.12 feet Low Tide
2019-05-12 Sun 01:17 PM Moonrise
2019-05-12 Sun 06:15 PM 4.28 feet High Tide
2019-05-12 Sun 07:46 PM Sunset
2019-05-12 Sun 11:43 PM 2.16 feet Low Tide
The conditions look fair early with S/SSE breezes in the 2-5 MPH zone until 10:00 AM and then 6-10 MPH winds out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out at 66 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Monday morning we’ll dip into the chest to shoulder high zone for the AM as the aforementioned swell backs down, but the more exciting news is that a SOLID SW pulse will roar into town and start to show its teeth later in the day. This energy will move in from a more Westerly 200 degree angle with strapping 19-20 second intervals. Tuesday morning should be pretty solid!
2019-05-13 Mon 02:54 AM Moonset
2019-05-13 Mon 05:17 AM 4.45 feet High Tide
2019-05-13 Mon 05:54 AM Sunrise
2019-05-13 Mon 12:06 PM -0.06 feet Low Tide
2019-05-13 Mon 02:24 PM Moonrise
2019-05-13 Mon 06:52 PM 4.78 feet High Tide
2019-05-13 Mon 07:46 PM Sunset
The conditions look fair in the morning with SE/SSE breezes in the 4-6 MPH zone until 10:00AM and 7-10 MPH out of the SW in the afternoon. The air temp tops out 66 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
For Tuesday morning the South and SW facing breaks should be open for business. The top spots will see head high to OH sets and the beaches in the OC and San O’ ares could see some bigger sets. The Wedge should have an open for business sign hung on the lifeguard Tower. The angle will remain at 200 degrees and the intervals will dip slightly to 18-19 seconds. Looks like there will be quite a few places boasting surf so spread out, at Malibu, and have fun!
2019-05-14 Tue 12:48 AM 1.41 feet Low Tide
2019-05-14 Tue 03:31 AM Moonset
2019-05-14 Tue 05:53 AM Sunrise
2019-05-14 Tue 06:30 AM 4.48 feet High Tide
2019-05-14 Tue 12:52 PM 0.06 feet Low Tide
2019-05-14 Tue 03:31 PM Moonrise
2019-05-14 Tue 07:26 PM 5.27 feet High Tide
2019-05-14 Tue 07:47 PM Sunset
The conditions look good early with SE/SSE breezes in the 2-3 MPH zone until 10:00AM and then 6-10 out of the SW for the remainder of the day. The air temp tops out 66 degrees and there’s a 10% chance of rain.
Water temps are as follows, (day of 4CAST update) and are as follows: Malibu 57 Santa Monica 62 South Bay 63, Huntington 60, Newport 61.
The next 4CAST will be posted on Friday!
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