NORTH COAST, COSTA RICA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Saturday
3-4+ ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high mix of S ground swell and SW extra long period swell.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with ENE winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the SW.

Wind Swell
6am
ENE 9mph S
3.0 ft @ 15sec
9am
ENE 8mph S
3.0 ft @ 14sec
12pm
SW 4mph S
2.9 ft @ 14sec
3pm
SW 11mph S
2.9 ft @ 14sec
6pm
S 12mph S
2.5 ft @ 14sec
Sunday
3-4+ ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high mix of SSW ground swell and SW long period swell.

Conditions

Clean with NE winds 5-10mph in the morning shifting ENE for the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:11:51 AM 0.20 ftN/A
High:05:46 AM 9.60 ft06:04 PM 9.19 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 6mph SSW
2.9 ft @ 13sec
9am
ENE 10mph SSW
2.9 ft @ 13sec
12pm
E 5mph SW
1.6 ft @ 18sec
3pm
NE 7mph SSW
2.8 ft @ 13sec
6pm
ENE 14mph SW
1.9 ft @ 17sec
Monday
3-4+ ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high long period swell with occasional shoulder sets. The swell will be coming from the SW in the morning and shift to the SSW during the day.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with ENE winds 10-15mph. Glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting WSW less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:12:09 AM -0.09 ft12:39 PM 0.31 ft
High:06:32 AM 9.57 ft06:52 PM 8.90 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 12mph SW
2.3 ft @ 16sec
9am
ENE 10mph SW
2.0 ft @ 16sec
12pm
ESE 1mph SW
1.8 ft @ 16sec
3pm
WSW 9mph SSW
2.3 ft @ 12sec
6pm
SSW 13mph SW
1.6 ft @ 16sec
Tuesday
3-4+ ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SW ground swell for the morning with occasional shoulder high sets. This drops a bit in the afternoon.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with ENE winds 5-10mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the WSW.

TIDES
Low:12:56 AM 0.17 ft01:31 PM 0.52 ft
High:07:21 AM 9.41 ft07:45 PM 8.54 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 8mph SW
2.7 ft @ 15sec
9am
E 6mph SW
2.6 ft @ 15sec
12pm
WSW 6mph SW
2.6 ft @ 14sec
3pm
WSW 13mph SW
2.5 ft @ 14sec
6pm
SW 11mph SW
2.4 ft @ 14sec
Wednesday
2-4 ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Waist high SW ground swell for the morning with occasional chest high sets. This builds in the afternoon with sets up to shoulder high.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with ENE winds 10-15mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting WNW less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:01:47 AM 0.51 ft02:28 PM 0.76 ft
High:08:15 AM 9.19 ft08:44 PM 8.19 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 11mph SW
2.4 ft @ 14sec
9am
ENE 9mph SW
2.3 ft @ 14sec
12pm
NW 3mph SW
2.2 ft @ 14sec
3pm
W 4mph SW
2.1 ft @ 14sec
6pm
E 4mph SW
2.1 ft @ 14sec
Thursday
3-4+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Waist to chest high S ground swell for the morning with occasional shoulder high sets. This drops in the afternoon with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with ENE winds 10-15mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SSW less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:02:44 AM 0.87 ft03:30 PM 0.95 ft
High:09:14 AM 8.97 ft09:49 PM 7.96 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 12mph S
2.3 ft @ 15sec
9am
ENE 10mph S
2.4 ft @ 15sec
12pm
SSE 2mph S
1.9 ft @ 15sec
3pm
SW 5mph S
1.8 ft @ 15sec
6pm
SSE 11mph S
1.7 ft @ 15sec
Friday
3-5 ft 4-5 ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high mix of S ground swell and SW extra long period swell for the morning hours with occasional head sets. The surf builds a bit from the SW during the afternoon.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with E winds 5-10mph. Choppy/sideshore current conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SSE 15-20mph.

TIDES
Low:03:48 AM 1.15 ft04:37 PM 0.99 ft
High:10:19 AM 8.83 ft10:57 PM 7.93 ft
Wind Swell
6am
E 8mph S
3.3 ft @ 13sec
9am
E 11mph S
3.3 ft @ 13sec
12pm
SSE 15mph SW
2.2 ft @ 19sec
3pm
SSE 18mph SW
3.1 ft @ 19sec
73° Wind  Wind - MRLB
 W @ 3 k ts
Buoy Data tides  Low: 11:06 AM
 High: 05:03 AM
Ocean Temperature
83°
Wetsuit
Guide
83
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System Name
(From Last Advisory)
Last Advisory Date
(UTC)
Position Direction
 
Speed
mph (kts)
Pressure
mb (in)
Winds
mph (kts)
Lat Lon
TROPICAL STORM FRANK 0900 UTC SAT JUL 23 2016 18.5N 109.8W WNW 8 (6.9) 996 (29.41) 64.9 (56.4)
TROPICAL STORM GEORGETTE 0900 UTC SAT JUL 23 2016 13.5N 120.3W WNW 13 (11.2) 999 (29.5) 64.9 (56.4)