RANCH, JAMAICA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Saturday
6-9 ft 6-8+ ft

Surf

Well overhead high ESE ground swell.

Conditions

Light sideshore texture in the morning with NE winds 5-10mph. Sideshore texture/chop conditions for the afternoon as the winds increase to 10-15mph.

Wind Swell
6am
NNE 7mph ESE
8.8 ft @ 12sec
9am
NNE 10mph ESE
8.7 ft @ 12sec
12pm
NE 11mph ESE
9.5 ft @ 12sec
3pm
NE 14mph ESE
9.2 ft @ 12sec
6pm
ENE 13mph SE
9.4 ft @ 12sec
Sunday
6-8 ft 8-12 ft

Surf

1-3' overhead high SE medium period swell in the morning builds to double overhead high for the afternoon.

Conditions

Choppy with E winds 20-25mph in the morning shifting ENE 25-30mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:02:43 AM 0.37 ft03:09 PM 0.66 ft
High:09:48 AM 0.93 ft08:41 PM 0.86 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 14mph SE
9.2 ft @ 11sec
9am
ENE 22mph SE
9.5 ft @ 11sec
12pm
ENE 25mph SE
11.3 ft @ 12sec
3pm
ENE 29mph SE
13.3 ft @ 12sec
6pm
ENE 31mph ESE
15.5 ft @ 12sec
Monday
15-25+ ft 4-6+ ft

Surf

3 to 4 times overhead high ESE ground swell for the morning. This fades in the afternoon with sets up to slightly overhead high.

Conditions

Blown out with ENE winds 45-50mph in the morning shifting SSE 50+mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:03:15 AM 0.34 ft03:36 PM 0.73 ft
High:10:42 AM 0.92 ft08:50 PM 0.86 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 47mph ESE
31.5 ft @ 14sec
9am
E 57mph SE
36.4 ft @ 14sec
12pm
SE 54mph SSE
15.1 ft @ 12sec
3pm
S 50mph SSE
4.6 ft @ 11sec
6pm
SSW 51mph SSE
3.6 ft @ 10sec
Tuesday
2-4 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high NW medium period swell for the morning drops into the knee high zone during the afternoon.

Conditions

Choppy, strong sideshore current with SSW winds 30-35mph in the morning decreasing to 25-30mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:03:50 AM 0.32 ft04:05 PM 0.79 ft
High:11:42 AM 0.92 ft08:45 PM 0.86 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SSW 34mph NW
3.2 ft @ 10sec
9am
SSW 32mph NNW
3.1 ft @ 10sec
12pm
SSW 30mph NW
2.1 ft @ 9sec
3pm
SSW 28mph NW
1.5 ft @ 8sec
6pm
SSW 26mph ESE
1.7 ft @ 8sec
Wednesday
1-2 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Knee high ESE short period wind swell with occasional thigh high sets.

Conditions

Choppy/sideshore current with SSW winds 20-25mph.

TIDES
Low:04:29 AM 0.32 ft04:39 PM 0.85 ft
High:12:51 PM 0.92 ft08:12 PM 0.88 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SSW 20mph ESE
1.9 ft @ 7sec
9am
SSW 21mph ESE
1.9 ft @ 7sec
12pm
SSW 22mph ESE
1.9 ft @ 7sec
3pm
SSW 22mph ESE
1.9 ft @ 7sec
6pm
SSW 21mph ESE
2.0 ft @ 7sec
Thursday
1-3 ft 3 ft

Surf

Waist high ESE short period wind swell.

Conditions

Choppy/disorganized with S winds 15-20mph.

TIDES
Low:05:14 AM 0.32 ft05:24 PM 0.89 ft
High:02:10 PM 0.93 ft07:40 PM 0.90 ft
Wind Swell
6am
S 16mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 7sec
9am
S 15mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 7sec
12pm
S 17mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 7sec
3pm
S 18mph ESE
2.9 ft @ 7sec
6pm
S 16mph ESE
3.1 ft @ 7sec
Friday
1-3 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high ESE short period wind swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

Bumpy/choppy with SSE winds 10-15mph.

TIDES
Low:06:06 AM 0.32 ftN/A
High:03:28 PM 0.95 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
SSE 13mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 7sec
9am
SSE 13mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 7sec
12pm
SSE 12mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 7sec
Buoy Data  Buoy 42058
 14.1ft @ 13sec
tides  Low: 02:14 AM
 High: 08:56 AM
Ocean Temperature
86°
Wetsuit
Guide
86
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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
HURRICANE MATTHEW 0300 UTC SAT OCT 01 2016 13.3N 72.3W W 7 (6) 941 (27.79) 159.9 (138.9)