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Today
0-1 ft flat

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

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

Wind Swell
9am ENE 5mph SE 1.6 ft @ 5 sec
12pm SE 3mph SE 1.6 ft @ 5 sec
3pm SE 5mph SE 1.4 ft @ 5 sec
6pm ESE 3mph SE 1.2 ft @ 5 sec
Friday
0-1 ft 0-1 ft

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

Sideshore texture/chop with E winds 5-10mph in the morning shifting ESE 10-15mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:09:37 AM 0.61 ft08:39 PM 0.83 ft
High:02:02 AM 0.98 ft05:32 PM 0.86 ft
Wind Swell
6am E 8mph SSE 1.5 ft @ 5 sec
9am E 13mph SE 1.6 ft @ 5 sec
12pm E 16mph SE 1.8 ft @ 5 sec
3pm ESE 16mph SE 2.0 ft @ 5 sec
6pm SE 9mph SSE 2.0 ft @ 5 sec
Saturday
0-1 ft 0-1 ft

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

Bumpy/semi bumpy with SSW winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting S 5-10mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:10:48 AM 0.58 ftN/A
High:02:15 AM 1.10 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am SSW 11mph SSE 1.5 ft @ 4 sec
9am SSW 9mph SSE 1.6 ft @ 4 sec
12pm S 8mph S 1.7 ft @ 5 sec
3pm S 8mph S 1.8 ft @ 5 sec
6pm SSE 8mph S 1.8 ft @ 5 sec
Sunday
1 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Ankle high S short period wind swell in the morning builds a bit for the afternoon.

Conditions

Bumpy/semi bumpy with SE winds 5-10mph in the morning increasing to 10-15mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:12:55 PM 0.54 ftN/A
High:02:44 AM 1.20 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am SE 8mph S 1.9 ft @ 6 sec
9am SE 8mph S 1.9 ft @ 6 sec
12pm SE 9mph S 2.0 ft @ 6 sec
3pm SSE 9mph S 2.1 ft @ 6 sec
6pm S 7mph SSE 2.1 ft @ 6 sec
Monday
1 ft 1 ft

Surf

Small scale (ankle to knee high) surf.

Conditions

Glassy in the morning with SSE winds less than 5mph. Semi glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the ENE.

TIDES
Low:04:13 PM 0.42 ftN/A
High:03:22 AM 1.30 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am NNW 2mph SSE 1.7 ft @ 6 sec
9am NNE 4mph SSE 1.6 ft @ 6 sec
12pm NE 3mph SSE 1.0 ft @ 7 sec
3pm S 2mph SSE 1.7 ft @ 6 sec
6pm SW 3mph SSE 1.7 ft @ 6 sec
Tuesday
1 ft 0-1 ft

Surf

Small scale (ankle to knee high) surf.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with N winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting ENE less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:05:15 PM 0.30 ftN/A
High:04:11 AM 1.39 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am N 6mph SSE 1.6 ft @ 6 sec
9am NNE 9mph SSE 1.5 ft @ 6 sec
12pm NE 5mph SSE 0.9 ft @ 7 sec
3pm SE 2mph SSE 0.8 ft @ 7 sec
6pm SSW 2mph SSE 1.5 ft @ 6 sec
Wednesday
flat 0-1 ft

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with N winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting ENE less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:06:08 PM 0.19 ftN/A
High:05:08 AM 1.47 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am NNW 6mph S 1.3 ft @ 5 sec
9am N 9mph S 1.2 ft @ 5 sec
12pm NE 5mph S 1.1 ft @ 7 sec
3pm ESE 2mph S 1.1 ft @ 6 sec
6pm S 1mph S 1.1 ft @ 6 sec
79° Wind  Wind - DPIA1
 SE @ 6 k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 42040
 3ft @ sec
tides  Low: 08:35 AM
 High: 02:32 AM
Ocean Temperature
86°
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86
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SWELL TABLE WEATHER FORECAST TIDE CHART WIND TABLE
System Name
(From Last Advisory)
Last Advisory Date
(UTC)
Position Direction
 
Speed
mph (kts)
Pressure
mb (in)
Winds
mph (kts)
Lat Lon
HURRICANE CRISTOBAL 2100 UTC THU AUG 28 2014 38.5N 61.5W ENE 36 (31.2) 973 (28.73) 79.9 (69.4)
Atlantic Invests
Invest Position Winds Pressure
Invest #98L Lat: 26.2N, Lon:96.7W 29 mph (25 kts) 29.8 in (1009 mb)