CRESCENT CITY, CA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Wednesday
2-4 ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high NW wind swell for the morning with occasional chest high sets. This drops in the afternoon with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Fairly clean in the morning with NNW winds 5-10mph. Sideshore/choppy conditions for the afternoon as the winds increase to 15-20mph.

Wind Swell
6am
NW 8mph NW
4.2 ft @ 8sec
9am
NNW 12mph NW
3.5 ft @ 8sec
12pm
NNW 19mph NW
3.1 ft @ 8sec
3pm
NNW 19mph NW
3.0 ft @ 8sec
6pm
NNW 19mph NW
2.7 ft @ 8sec
Thursday
3+ ft 3+ ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high NW wind swell for the morning going more SSW during the day.

Conditions

Glassy in the morning with SE winds less than 5mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NNW 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:05:18 AM 0.64 ft05:40 PM 1.19 ft
High:11:35 AM 6.70 ft11:44 PM 6.57 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNW 3mph NW
3.1 ft @ 8sec
9am
SSW 3mph NW
3.2 ft @ 8sec
12pm
NW 3mph SSW
2.1 ft @ 18sec
3pm
NNW 11mph SSW
1.8 ft @ 17sec
6pm
NNW 13mph SSW
1.9 ft @ 17sec
Friday
3-5 ft 3-5 ft

Surf

Chest to shoulder high WNW medium period swell.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:05:53 AM 0.88 ft06:18 PM 0.91 ft
High:12:05 PM 6.79 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
NW 3mph WNW
4.3 ft @ 11sec
9am
SSW 3mph WNW
4.6 ft @ 11sec
12pm
S 7mph WNW
4.7 ft @ 10sec
3pm
S 7mph WNW
4.7 ft @ 10sec
6pm
SSW 5mph WNW
4.5 ft @ 10sec
Saturday
3-4+ ft 3-5 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high mix of SSW long period swell and WNW medium period swell for the morning hours with occasional shoulder sets. The surf builds from the WNW into the chest to shoulder range for the afternoon.

Conditions

Semi choppy with SE winds 5-10mph in the morning shifting SSW for the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:06:26 AM 1.18 ft06:53 PM 0.71 ft
High:12:24 AM 6.48 ft12:34 PM 6.82 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SE 8mph SSW
2.1 ft @ 18sec
9am
SSE 8mph SSW
2.1 ft @ 18sec
12pm
S 10mph WNW
4.3 ft @ 10sec
3pm
SSW 10mph WNW
4.5 ft @ 10sec
6pm
SSW 5mph WNW
5.2 ft @ 10sec
Sunday
3-4+ ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high WNW medium period swell for the morning. This rotates more from the SSW during the afternoon.

Conditions

Semi glassy with ESE winds 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:06:57 AM 1.53 ft07:27 PM 0.60 ft
High:01:04 AM 6.33 ft01:02 PM 6.79 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ESE 6mph WNW
3.7 ft @ 9sec
9am
ESE 6mph WNW
3.7 ft @ 8sec
12pm
ESE 6mph WNW
3.8 ft @ 8sec
3pm
SE 5mph SSW
3.0 ft @ 16sec
6pm
SSE 4mph SSW
3.0 ft @ 15sec
Monday
2-4 ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

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

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:07:29 AM 1.91 ft08:03 PM 0.58 ft
High:01:43 AM 6.13 ft01:30 PM 6.71 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ESE 5mph W
4.1 ft @ 9sec
9am
SE 4mph W
4.0 ft @ 9sec
12pm
S 5mph W
4.0 ft @ 9sec
3pm
SSW 5mph WNW
4.6 ft @ 8sec
6pm
S 2mph W
4.3 ft @ 8sec
Tuesday
2-3+ ft 4-6 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high SSW ground swell for the morning with occasional stomach sets. This rotates more W and builds to head high in the afternoon

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:08:01 AM 2.30 ft08:41 PM 0.64 ft
High:02:24 AM 5.88 ft02:00 PM 6.57 ft
Wind Swell
6am
E 4mph SSW
2.0 ft @ 13sec
9am
ENE 2mph SSW
2.0 ft @ 13sec
12pm
WNW 4mph W
4.3 ft @ 9sec
3pm
WNW 6mph W
5.7 ft @ 11sec
6pm
NW 4mph WNW
6.2 ft @ 11sec
55° Wind  Wind - CECC1
 S @ 12 k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 46027
 6.2ft @ 9sec
tides  Low: 04:39 AM
 High: 11:02 AM
Ocean Temperature
59°
Wetsuit
Guide
59
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Current Ocean Temp: 59
Recommended Wetsuit Gear:
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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 DEPRESSION ROSLYN 2100 UTC WED SEP 28 2016 21.6N 115.2W N 7 (6) 1007 (29.74) 34.8 (30.3)
TROPICAL STORM ULIKA 2100 UTC WED SEP 28 2016 15.1N 138.7W N 7 (6) 1000 (29.53) 59.9 (52.1)