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SANTA CRUZ, CA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Today
3-5 ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Chest to shoulder high SSW ground swell for the morning. This fades in the afternoon with sets up to shoulder high.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with WSW winds less than 5mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SW 5-10mph. Fairly clean conditions are expected by late afternoon with W winds 5-10mph.

Wind Swell
6am
WSW 2mph SSW
3.5 ft @ 15sec
9am
SW 5mph SSW
3.3 ft @ 15sec
12pm
SSW 6mph SSW
3.2 ft @ 14sec
3pm
W 8mph SSW
3.1 ft @ 14sec
6pm
WNW 9mph SSW
3.1 ft @ 14sec
Saturday
3-4+ ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SSW ground swell for the morning with occasional shoulder high sets. This drops a bit in the afternoon.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with NW winds 20-25mph. Fairly clean conditions for the afternoon as the winds increase to 30-35mph.

TIDES
Low:03:17 AM -0.02 ft02:52 PM 1.29 ft
High:09:50 AM 3.79 ft09:23 PM 5.35 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 19mph SSW
2.9 ft @ 13sec
9am
NW 20mph S
2.8 ft @ 13sec
12pm
NW 27mph SSW
2.7 ft @ 13sec
3pm
NW 31mph S
2.5 ft @ 13sec
6pm
NW 28mph S
2.3 ft @ 13sec
Sunday
2-3 ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Knee to waist high long period swell with occasional stomach sets. The swell will be coming from the SSW in the morning and shift to the SW during the day.

Conditions

Clean with NNW winds less than 5mph in the morning shifting NW 15-20mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:03:59 AM -0.41 ft03:35 PM 1.68 ft
High:10:48 AM 3.86 ft09:55 PM 5.35 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNW 0mph SSW
1.9 ft @ 13sec
9am
NW 2mph SSW
1.8 ft @ 12sec
12pm
NW 16mph SW
1.2 ft @ 18sec
3pm
NW 22mph SW
1.3 ft @ 18sec
6pm
WNW 7mph SW
1.5 ft @ 18sec
Monday
1-3 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Knee high SW long period swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with N winds less than 5mph. Fairly clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting W 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:04:37 AM -0.64 ft04:16 PM 2.06 ft
High:11:42 AM 3.91 ft10:23 PM 5.30 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 1mph SW
1.4 ft @ 17sec
9am
NW 2mph SW
1.3 ft @ 17sec
12pm
W 6mph SW
1.3 ft @ 16sec
3pm
WNW 8mph SW
1.3 ft @ 16sec
6pm
WNW 6mph SW
1.3 ft @ 16sec
Tuesday
1-2 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Knee high SW ground swell with occasional thigh high sets.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with NNW winds less than 5mph. Fairly clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting W 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:05:13 AM -0.74 ft04:56 PM 2.42 ft
High:12:31 PM 3.93 ft10:52 PM 5.22 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNW 3mph SW
1.3 ft @ 16sec
9am
W 1mph SW
1.3 ft @ 16sec
12pm
W 5mph SW
1.3 ft @ 16sec
3pm
W 7mph SW
1.2 ft @ 16sec
6pm
WNW 7mph SW
1.3 ft @ 16sec
Wednesday
1-2 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Ankle to knee high SW ground swell.

Conditions

Clean with NW winds 5-10mph in the morning shifting WNW for the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:05:47 AM -0.73 ft05:34 PM 2.74 ft
High:01:19 PM 3.92 ft11:20 PM 5.11 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 5mph SW
1.0 ft @ 15sec
9am
WNW 6mph SW
1.0 ft @ 15sec
12pm
WNW 8mph SW
1.0 ft @ 15sec
3pm
WNW 10mph SW
1.0 ft @ 15sec
6pm
WNW 11mph S
0.7 ft @ 14sec
Thursday
1-2 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Ankle to knee high S ground swell.

Conditions

Clean with WNW winds 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:06:21 AM -0.63 ft06:12 PM 3.00 ft
High:02:05 PM 3.90 ft11:51 PM 4.98 ft
Wind Swell
6am
WNW 8mph S
1.0 ft @ 14sec
9am
WNW 7mph S
0.9 ft @ 14sec
12pm
WNW 8mph S
0.9 ft @ 14sec
3pm
WNW 10mph S
0.8 ft @ 13sec
6pm
WNW 11mph S
0.8 ft @ 13sec
weather icon64° wind icon  Wind - 46092
 SSW @ 10 k ts
Buoy Icon  Buoy 46042
 4.9ft @ 14sec
tide icon  Low: 02:31 AM
 High: 08:43 AM
Ocean Temperature icon
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