SOUTH COAST, COSTA RICA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Friday
2-4 ft 3-5 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SSW short period wind swell for the morning. The swell shifts more SW and builds for the afternoon with sets up to head high.

Conditions

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

Wind Swell
6am
W 3mph SSW
3.8 ft @ 7sec
9am
W 3mph SSW
3.8 ft @ 7sec
12pm
SSW 6mph SSW
3.8 ft @ 7sec
3pm
SW 6mph SW
2.5 ft @ 19sec
6pm
WSW 3mph SW
2.8 ft @ 19sec
Saturday
4-5 ft 5-8 ft

Surf

Chest to shoulder high SW long period swell for the morning with occasional head high sets. This builds in the afternoon with sets up to 1-3' overhead high.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:04:56 AM 1.27 ft05:45 PM 0.85 ft
High:11:25 AM 8.84 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
W 3mph SW
3.6 ft @ 16sec
9am
WSW 4mph SW
3.9 ft @ 17sec
12pm
SSW 5mph SW
4.3 ft @ 18sec
3pm
WSW 5mph SW
4.5 ft @ 18sec
6pm
WSW 3mph SSW
3.5 ft @ 18sec
Sunday
4-7 ft 4-7 ft

Surf

Shoulder to head high SSW long period swell with occasional 1-2' overhead high sets.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:06:04 AM 1.18 ft06:47 PM 0.57 ft
High:12:04 AM 8.13 ft12:28 PM 8.99 ft
Wind Swell
6am
WSW 3mph SW
4.6 ft @ 16sec
9am
SSW 4mph SSW
4.6 ft @ 16sec
12pm
SSW 7mph SSW
4.7 ft @ 16sec
3pm
SW 6mph SSW
4.7 ft @ 16sec
6pm
SW 3mph SSW
4.6 ft @ 16sec
Monday
4-6+ ft 4-5 ft

Surf

Chest to head high SSW ground swell for the morning with occasional slightly overhead high sets. This drops in the afternoon with occasional head high sets.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:07:07 AM 0.94 ft07:43 PM 0.23 ft
High:01:06 AM 8.48 ft01:26 PM 9.21 ft
Wind Swell
6am
W 2mph SSW
4.2 ft @ 15sec
9am
SW 3mph SSW
4.8 ft @ 15sec
12pm
SSW 6mph SSW
4.1 ft @ 15sec
3pm
SW 6mph SSW
4.0 ft @ 15sec
6pm
WSW 3mph SSW
3.9 ft @ 15sec
Tuesday
3-4+ ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high SSW ground swell.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:08:03 AM 0.66 ft08:34 PM -0.06 ft
High:02:01 AM 8.88 ft02:19 PM 9.42 ft
Wind Swell
6am
W 2mph SSW
3.6 ft @ 14sec
9am
S 3mph SSW
3.6 ft @ 14sec
12pm
S 7mph SSW
3.5 ft @ 14sec
3pm
SSW 6mph SSW
3.5 ft @ 13sec
6pm
SW 3mph SSW
3.4 ft @ 13sec
Wednesday
3-4+ ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SSW ground swell with occasional shoulder sets. This rotates more from the SW during the afternoon.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:08:54 AM 0.41 ft09:20 PM -0.24 ft
High:02:52 AM 9.23 ft03:08 PM 9.54 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNW 1mph SSW
3.3 ft @ 13sec
9am
SSW 3mph SW
1.4 ft @ 19sec
12pm
SSW 6mph SW
2.2 ft @ 19sec
3pm
SW 7mph SW
2.3 ft @ 18sec
6pm
W 3mph SW
2.4 ft @ 18sec
Thursday
3-5 ft 3-5 ft

Surf

Chest to shoulder high SW long period swell.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with WNW winds less than 5mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the SSW.

TIDES
Low:09:41 AM 0.27 ft10:03 PM -0.28 ft
High:03:38 AM 9.47 ft03:53 PM 9.53 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 2mph SW
3.0 ft @ 17sec
9am
WSW 3mph SW
3.1 ft @ 16sec
84° Wind  Wind - MPDA
 NNE @ 6 k ts
Buoy Data tides  Low: 03:48 AM
 High: 10:19 AM
Ocean Temperature
82°
Wetsuit
Guide
82
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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 FRANK 2100 UTC THU JUL 28 2016 24.1N 124.9W WNW 7 (6) 1006 (29.71) 34.8 (30.3)
East Pacific Invests
Invest Position Winds Pressure
Invest #91E Lat: 10.8N, Lon:110.4W 23 mph (20 kts) 29.8 in (1009 mb)