GULF SHORES, AL

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Wednesday
flat 1 ft

Surf

Small scale (ankle to knee high) surf.

Conditions

Bumpy/semi bumpy with ESE winds 5-10mph.

Wind Swell
6am
SE 10mph SSW
1.4 ft @ 5sec
9am
ESE 12mph SSW
1.5 ft @ 5sec
12pm
ESE 9mph S
2.2 ft @ 5sec
3pm
ESE 7mph S
2.4 ft @ 5sec
6pm
ESE 11mph S
2.5 ft @ 5sec
Thursday
2-3 ft 3+ ft

Surf

Knee to waist high S short period wind swell in the morning builds to waist to stomach high for the afternoon.

Conditions

Bumpy/choppy with S winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting SSE 15-20mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:11:43 PM 0.15 ftN/A
High:01:14 PM 1.15 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
S 14mph S
3.6 ft @ 6sec
9am
S 16mph S
3.5 ft @ 6sec
12pm
SSE 17mph S
3.8 ft @ 6sec
3pm
S 16mph S
4.1 ft @ 6sec
6pm
SSW 13mph S
4.5 ft @ 6sec
Friday
2-4 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high S short period wind swell for the morning with occasional chest high sets. This drops in the afternoon with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

Fairly clean in the morning with WNW winds 10-15mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting W 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:01:43 AM 0.03 ftN/A
High:01:46 PM 1.32 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
WNW 12mph S
3.9 ft @ 6sec
9am
NW 7mph S
3.7 ft @ 7sec
12pm
W 5mph SSW
2.6 ft @ 7sec
3pm
WSW 7mph SSW
2.4 ft @ 7sec
6pm
SW 8mph SSW
2.0 ft @ 7sec
Saturday
0-1 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Small scale (ankle to knee high) surf.

Conditions

Semi glassy/semi bumpy in the morning with E winds less than 5mph. Choppy/disorganized conditions for the afternoon as the winds increase to 10-15mph.

TIDES
Low:03:08 AM -0.07 ftN/A
High:02:29 PM 1.44 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
ESE 4mph SSE
1.6 ft @ 6sec
9am
E 7mph SE
1.1 ft @ 6sec
12pm
E 11mph S
1.0 ft @ 6sec
3pm
ESE 15mph S
1.0 ft @ 6sec
6pm
SE 12mph S
2.3 ft @ 6sec
Sunday
1-2 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Knee high SSE short period wind swell in the morning builds in the afternoon with occasional sets up to waist high.

Conditions

Sideshore texture/chop with E winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting ESE 15-20mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:04:15 AM -0.12 ftN/A
High:03:19 PM 1.49 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
E 13mph SSE
2.6 ft @ 5sec
9am
ESE 18mph SSE
2.7 ft @ 6sec
12pm
ESE 17mph SSE
3.2 ft @ 6sec
3pm
ESE 12mph SSE
3.1 ft @ 6sec
6pm
SE 16mph SSE
3.2 ft @ 6sec
Monday
3-5 ft 5-7 ft

Surf

Chest to shoulder high S short period wind swell in the morning builds in the afternoon with occasional sets up to 1-2' overhead high.

Conditions

Blown out with SSE winds 25-30mph in the morning shifting SSW 45-50mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:05:11 AM -0.11 ftN/A
High:04:13 PM 1.47 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
SSE 27mph S
6.5 ft @ 7sec
9am
SSE 35mph S
7.9 ft @ 7sec
12pm
S 42mph S
9.9 ft @ 8sec
3pm
SSW 28mph S
9.1 ft @ 8sec
6pm
SW 20mph S
7.1 ft @ 8sec
Tuesday
3-4+ ft 3 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high S wind swell in the morning with occasional shoulder high sets. This drops into the waist range for the afternoon.

Conditions

Choppy/disorganized with WSW winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting W 10-15mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low: ftN/A
High:05:09 PM 1.39 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
WSW 19mph S
5.2 ft @ 8sec
9am
WSW 16mph S
4.7 ft @ 8sec
12pm
WSW 14mph SSW
3.6 ft @ 8sec
3pm
WSW 10mph SSW
3.1 ft @ 7sec
6pm
SW 8mph S
2.8 ft @ 7sec
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 SSE @ 10 k ts
Buoy Icon  Buoy 42012
 2.6ft @ 5sec
tide icon  Low: 06:50 AM
 High: 03:24 AM
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