NORTH COAST, COSTA RICA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Thursday
4-5 ft 3-5 ft

Surf

Chest to shoulder high SSW ground swell in the morning with occasional head high sets. This drops a bit in the afternoon.

Conditions

Clean with ENE winds 10-15mph in the morning decreasing to less than 5mph in the afternoon.

Wind Swell
6am
ENE 14mph SSW
3.6 ft @ 15sec
9am
ENE 13mph SSW
3.1 ft @ 15sec
12pm
ENE 6mph SSW
3.1 ft @ 15sec
3pm
S 2mph SSW
3.6 ft @ 15sec
6pm
SSW 11mph SSW
3.5 ft @ 15sec
Friday
3-4+ ft 3-5 ft

Surf

Chest to shoulder high SSW ground swell.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:08:22 AM 0.49 ft08:36 PM 0.36 ft
High:02:12 AM 8.90 ft02:32 PM 8.69 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 12mph SSW
2.6 ft @ 16sec
9am
ENE 11mph SSW
2.6 ft @ 16sec
12pm
ENE 3mph SSW
2.5 ft @ 16sec
3pm
WSW 7mph SSW
2.4 ft @ 16sec
6pm
S 7mph SSW
3.3 ft @ 16sec
Saturday
3-4+ ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high SSW ground swell.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with NE winds 10-15mph. Semi glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting N 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:09:00 AM 0.26 ft09:13 PM 0.27 ft
High:02:51 AM 9.13 ft03:11 PM 8.81 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 10mph SSW
3.0 ft @ 15sec
9am
NE 11mph SSW
2.9 ft @ 15sec
12pm
NNE 6mph SSW
2.9 ft @ 15sec
3pm
N 4mph SSW
2.8 ft @ 14sec
6pm
WNW 4mph SSW
2.8 ft @ 14sec
Sunday
2-3+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Knee to waist high SSW ground swell with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with SE winds less than 5mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SW 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:09:36 AM 0.13 ft09:47 PM 0.29 ft
High:03:28 AM 9.24 ft03:48 PM 8.82 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SE 5mph SW
2.2 ft @ 14sec
9am
SE 4mph SW
2.1 ft @ 13sec
12pm
WSW 7mph SW
2.0 ft @ 13sec
3pm
SW 12mph SW
1.9 ft @ 13sec
6pm
SW 11mph S
1.8 ft @ 13sec
Monday
2-3 ft 2-3 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high S ground swell.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with SSE winds less than 5mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting WSW 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:10:11 AM 0.11 ft10:21 PM 0.41 ft
High:04:03 AM 9.24 ft04:24 PM 8.72 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SE 6mph S
1.9 ft @ 12sec
9am
SSW 4mph S
1.9 ft @ 12sec
12pm
WSW 8mph S
1.9 ft @ 12sec
3pm
WSW 10mph S
1.4 ft @ 16sec
6pm
WSW 10mph S
2.9 ft @ 7sec
Tuesday
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high SW long period swell with occasional chest high sets.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:10:46 AM 0.21 ft10:56 PM 0.65 ft
High:04:38 AM 9.11 ft05:00 PM 8.51 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SW 3mph SW
1.8 ft @ 18sec
9am
S 3mph SW
1.9 ft @ 18sec
12pm
WSW 7mph SSW
3.6 ft @ 7sec
3pm
WSW 9mph SSW
3.4 ft @ 7sec
6pm
SW 9mph SW
2.4 ft @ 16sec
Wednesday
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high SSW short period wind swell with occasional chest high sets.

Conditions

Light sideshore texture in the morning with SSE winds 5-10mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the SSW.

TIDES
Low:11:22 AM 0.44 ft11:32 PM 0.97 ft
High:05:13 AM 8.86 ft05:37 PM 8.19 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SSE 7mph SSW
3.7 ft @ 7sec
9am
SSE 7mph SSW
3.7 ft @ 7sec
12pm
SSW 8mph SSW
3.7 ft @ 7sec
3pm
SW 9mph SSW
3.8 ft @ 7sec
6pm
SW 8mph SSW
3.8 ft @ 7sec
91° Wind  Wind - MRLB
 SE @ 2 k ts
Buoy Data tides  Low: 07:39 AM
 High: 01:29 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
POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE ROSLYN 1500 UTC THU SEP 29 2016 23.5N 115.5W NNW 7 (6) 1009 (29.8) 29.9 (26)
TROPICAL STORM ULIKA 1500 UTC THU SEP 29 2016 16.7N 139.7W NW 7 (6) 1003 (29.62) 44.9 (39)
East Pacific Invests
Invest Position Winds Pressure
Invest #97E Lat: 15.3N, Lon:107.1W 23 mph (20 kts) 29.77 in (1008 mb)