February 04, 2018 Surf Forecast
Outlook through Saturday February 10: The current northwest swell will continue to diminish through Thursday, but keep surf near advisory levels for north and west facing shores through Monday. A moderate northwest swell may arrive late in the week and continue through the weekend.
Surf heights are forecast heights of the face, or front, of waves. The surf forecast is based on the significant wave height, the average height of the one third largest waves, at the locations of the largest breakers. Some waves may be more than twice as high as the significant wave height. Expect to encounter rip currents in or near any surf zone.
Surf: Chest to shoulder high NW ground swell in the morning with occasional head high sets. This drops a bit in the afternoon.
Conditions: Choppy/sideshore current with SE winds 15-20mph.
Surf: 1-3′ overhead high WNW ground swell.
Conditions: Glassy in the early morning with S winds less than 5mph. Semi choppy conditions move in during the morning hours with the winds shifting WSW 5-10mph.
Surf: Well overhead high WNW ground swell.
Conditions: Semi glassy in the morning with SSE winds less than 5mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the WSW.
Surf: Waist to stomach high ESE wind swell.
Conditions: Bumpy/semi bumpy with SSE winds 5-10mph.
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