Huge swell coming!

Discussion in 'All Discussions' started by red dog, Feb 24, 2018.

  1. ChavezyChavez

    ChavezyChavez Well-Known Member

    Jun 20, 2011
    How about Winter Storm Influenza?
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  2. Jesterface

    Jesterface Well-Known Member

    Nov 30, 2017
    After this storm they might be singing a different song.

    I think extending the North jettie would catch so much sand it would create land.

    I Didn't know the feds refused a bypass; good info

  3. Jesterface

    Jesterface Well-Known Member

    Nov 30, 2017
    This storm is blowing all the water out with heavy offshores right before it turns and rushes in.
  4. Kyle

    Kyle Well-Known Member

    Sep 9, 2011
    You gonna be at the inlet DP? Thinking about making an early morning trek up there Tuesday or Wednesday, depending how things shake out.
  5. DawnPatrol321

    DawnPatrol321 Well-Known Member

    Mar 6, 2012
    Not likely, I work those days so will stay closer to home probably. I don’t spend much time at the Inlet, only on rare occasions. Be careful out there, gonna be yuuuuge!
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  6. Jesterface

    Jesterface Well-Known Member

    Nov 30, 2017
    Bros it's low tide with 40mph offshores zero waves and the water is still pretty high!
  7. hinmo24t

    hinmo24t Well-Known Member

    Jan 16, 2012
    crazy up here in MA/RI
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  8. sisurfdogg

    sisurfdogg Well-Known Member

    Jun 17, 2013
    No bueno!
  9. sisurfdogg

    sisurfdogg Well-Known Member

    Jun 17, 2013
    I made the mistake of calling some clients in Nantucket today, they said they are getting hammered and losing powah.
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  10. Jesterface

    Jesterface Well-Known Member

    Nov 30, 2017
    Stay safe out there and for the love of god don't be afraid to board ditch, it's ok, pipe surfers do it all the time.

    Real surfers don't think your cool for never ditching. In fact a lot of the times you are endangering people more because instead of your board only going back 12ft on a ditch. If you duck when you should have ditched, you and your board separated or not will go back 50 to 100 ft.

    Think with your heads not with your ego! who are you really trying to impress anyways?
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  11. tropic surfer

    tropic surfer Well-Known Member

    Dec 7, 2011
    We'll be getting the waves starting Sunday and thru next week.
    Looks a lot like the same conditions you're all talking about; lot of wind and chop.
    Might see some windows after it all calms down a bit.
  12. BassMon2

    BassMon2 Well-Known Member

    Jan 27, 2015
    I lost power. Just got it back. Worked all day outside in this crap. Rain/sleet/snow and a shite ton of wind by the afternoon. Work truck is like a big wind catch. Blowing all over the road on the way home.

    Going to head down tomorrow AM but I'm not thinking it'll be good. 25-30 mph offshores (and that's after they die down from the 50+ we got now). Tide will be right. There's a chance. But at 8-10 ft that's predicted....i don't know. That kinds of offshores.....hanging in the lip of a 10 footer....don't sound fun. It'll either be all time and i score, or complete destruction and ill just enjoy the show
  13. Blair

    Blair Member

    Jun 28, 2015
    didnt see it posted in here yet but it's wild out there

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  14. ocsurf32

    ocsurf32 Well-Known Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    South Jersey looking all time good. Let's go folks 3 days overhead offshore god..hope it can handle it
  15. Wavestrom

    Wavestrom Well-Known Member

    Jul 5, 2014
    Nantasket checking in with 23' on 12 sec. and street flooding. This storm was a fierce as advertised up here.
  16. JohnnyCornstarch

    JohnnyCornstarch Well-Known Member

    Feb 24, 2015
    Me thinks photoshop.
  17. surfsolo

    surfsolo Well-Known Member

    Apr 1, 2009
    Fun watching kooks getting blown off the top of the waves
  18. LBCrew

    LBCrew Well-Known Member

    Aug 12, 2009
    Gnarly closing out East swell with ripping sideshores. No go around here.
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  19. metard

    metard Well-Known Member

    Mar 11, 2014
    flat here today in southern nc. tomorrow is gonna be the day
  20. DawnPatrol321

    DawnPatrol321 Well-Known Member

    Mar 6, 2012
    Sloppy North - South drifty surf today. Nice day out though, cool temps and 15-20mph wind out of the N, and sunny! Played some tennis with my wife and going to enjoy the weather outside today.