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CAPTIVA ISLAND, FL

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Today
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SSW short period wind swell.

Conditions

Bumpy/choppy with S winds 15-20mph.

Wind Swell
6am
S 17mph SSW
5.6 ft @ 7sec
9am
S 22mph SSW
5.3 ft @ 7sec
12pm
S 19mph SSW
5.2 ft @ 7sec
3pm
S 16mph SSW
4.8 ft @ 7sec
6pm
S 13mph SSW
4.3 ft @ 7sec
Thursday
2-4 ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SSW short period wind swell in the morning builds to stomach to shoulder high for the afternoon.

Conditions

Bumpy/choppy with S winds 15-20mph in the morning increasing to 20-25mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:05:13 AM 1.34 ft06:29 PM 0.46 ft
High:12:34 AM 2.10 ft11:41 AM 2.95 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SSE 17mph SSW
5.1 ft @ 7sec
9am
S 19mph SSW
5.5 ft @ 7sec
12pm
S 22mph SW
5.9 ft @ 7sec
3pm
S 21mph SW
6.3 ft @ 7sec
6pm
S 18mph SW
6.2 ft @ 8sec
Friday
2-4 ft 3+ ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SW short period wind swell for the morning drops a bit during the afternoon.

Conditions

Choppy with SSW winds 20-25mph in the morning shifting SW for the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:05:55 AM 1.19 ft06:56 PM 0.60 ft
High:12:52 AM 2.17 ft12:21 PM 2.88 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SSW 21mph SW
4.9 ft @ 7sec
9am
SW 20mph SW
4.7 ft @ 7sec
12pm
SW 21mph SW
4.6 ft @ 6sec
3pm
SW 20mph SW
4.9 ft @ 6sec
6pm
SW 16mph WSW
4.5 ft @ 6sec
Saturday
0-1 ft 0-1 ft

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:06:34 AM 1.05 ft07:20 PM 0.75 ft
High:01:08 AM 2.26 ft12:59 PM 2.78 ft
Wind Swell
6am
S 7mph SW
2.2 ft @ 6sec
9am
S 8mph SW
1.8 ft @ 5sec
12pm
SSW 10mph SW
1.6 ft @ 5sec
3pm
SW 10mph SW
1.5 ft @ 5sec
6pm
WSW 7mph SW
1.3 ft @ 5sec
Sunday
flat flat

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:07:13 AM 0.93 ft07:44 PM 0.90 ft
High:01:25 AM 2.37 ft01:36 PM 2.65 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 7mph WNW
0.0 ft @ 4sec
9am
E 7mph WNW
0.0 ft @ 4sec
12pm
ESE 4mph WNW
0.0 ft @ 4sec
3pm
WNW 2mph WNW
0.0 ft @ 4sec
6pm
NW 7mph SW
0.7 ft @ 4sec
Monday
flat flat

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

Sideshore texture/chop in the morning with E winds 5-10mph. This becomes Light sideshore texture for the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:07:53 AM 0.84 ft08:09 PM 1.06 ft
High:01:45 AM 2.48 ft02:16 PM 2.51 ft
Wind Swell
6am
E 10mph S
0.0 ft @ 0sec
9am
ENE 9mph S
0.0 ft @ 0sec
12pm
E 9mph S
0.0 ft @ 0sec
3pm
E 6mph S
0.0 ft @ 0sec
6pm
E 5mph S
0.0 ft @ 0sec
Tuesday
flat flat

Surf

Minimal (ankle high or less) surf.

Conditions

Sideshore texture/chop with E winds 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:08:37 AM 0.78 ft08:35 PM 1.21 ft
High:02:09 AM 2.57 ft03:00 PM 2.35 ft
Wind Swell
6am
E 9mph ESE
0.9 ft @ 3sec
77° Wind  Wind - FMRF1
 N/A @ k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 42099
 3.9ft @ 7sec
tides  Low: 04:25 AM
 High: 12:12 AM
Ocean Temperature
82°
Wetsuit
Guide
82
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Current Ocean Temp: 82
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
HURRICANE GASTON 2100 UTC TUE AUG 30 2016 32.6N 51.9W ENE 10 (8.6) 964 (28.47) 109.9 (95.5)
TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT 0000 UTC WED AUG 31 2016 34.4N 74.6W NE 5 (4.3) 1011 (29.85) 34.8 (30.3)
TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE 0000 UTC WED AUG 31 2016 24.2N 87.7W WNW 5 (4.3) 1004 (29.65) 34.8 (30.3)