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SANTA CRUZ, CA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Today
8-10+ ft 8-10+ ft

Surf

Well overhead to double overhead high WNW ground swell.

Conditions

Semi glassy/semi bumpy in the morning with ESE winds 5-10mph. Clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NW 10-15mph.

Wind Swell
6am
ESE 5mph WNW
11.0 ft @ 16sec
9am
ESE 4mph WNW
11.6 ft @ 16sec
12pm
NW 12mph WNW
11.6 ft @ 16sec
3pm
WNW 2mph WNW
11.1 ft @ 16sec
6pm
NW 13mph WNW
10.8 ft @ 15sec
Wednesday
6-10 ft 6-9 ft

Surf

Overhead high WNW ground swell with occasional double overhead high sets.

Conditions

Clean with NNW winds less than 5mph in the morning shifting NW 10-15mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:04:06 AM 3.02 ft04:49 PM -0.38 ft
High:09:48 AM 5.52 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
NNE 2mph WNW
8.9 ft @ 15sec
9am
NNW 3mph WNW
8.6 ft @ 14sec
12pm
NW 4mph WNW
7.9 ft @ 14sec
3pm
NW 16mph WNW
7.5 ft @ 14sec
6pm
NW 16mph WNW
6.9 ft @ 14sec
Thursday
6-8+ ft 12-16+ ft

Surf

1-3' overhead high WNW extra long period swell for the morning with occasional well overhead sets. This builds to triple overhead+ high for the afternoon.

Conditions

Semi glassy/semi bumpy in the morning with SE winds 5-10mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the S.

TIDES
Low:04:36 AM 3.00 ft05:17 PM -0.30 ft
High:12:12 AM 4.22 ft10:22 AM 5.40 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SE 4mph WNW
6.0 ft @ 14sec
9am
SSE 6mph WNW
6.8 ft @ 20sec
12pm
S 8mph WNW
13.1 ft @ 19sec
3pm
SW 8mph WNW
14.9 ft @ 18sec
6pm
W 8mph WNW
15.1 ft @ 18sec
Friday
10-15 ft 10-12+ ft

Surf

Double to triple overhead high WNW long period swell.

Conditions

Clean with NW winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting WNW 5-10mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:05:08 AM 2.94 ft05:45 PM -0.15 ft
High:12:37 AM 4.24 ft10:57 AM 5.20 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 10mph WNW
14.0 ft @ 16sec
9am
NNW 12mph WNW
13.6 ft @ 16sec
12pm
WNW 8mph WNW
12.8 ft @ 16sec
3pm
NW 9mph WNW
12.3 ft @ 16sec
6pm
NW 7mph WNW
11.8 ft @ 15sec
Saturday
8-10+ ft 6-10 ft

Surf

Well overhead to double overhead high WNW ground swell.

Conditions

Clean with N winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting NNW 10-15mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:05:45 AM 2.85 ft06:15 PM 0.08 ft
High:01:02 AM 4.30 ft11:34 AM 4.92 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 16mph WNW
10.5 ft @ 15sec
9am
N 18mph WNW
9.9 ft @ 15sec
12pm
NNW 14mph WNW
9.3 ft @ 15sec
3pm
NW 9mph WNW
8.2 ft @ 15sec
6pm
NNW 6mph WNW
7.2 ft @ 15sec
Sunday
3-5 ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

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

Conditions

Clean in the morning with NNE winds 10-15mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting S less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:06:31 AM 2.72 ft06:47 PM 0.41 ft
High:01:32 AM 4.41 ft12:16 PM 4.56 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNE 9mph WNW
4.6 ft @ 13sec
9am
NNE 9mph WNW
4.3 ft @ 13sec
12pm
SSE 3mph WNW
3.9 ft @ 12sec
3pm
SSW 5mph WNW
3.6 ft @ 12sec
6pm
S 6mph WNW
3.3 ft @ 12sec
Monday
8-10+ ft 4-6+ ft

Surf

Well overhead to double overhead high WNW ground swell for the morning. This fades in the afternoon with sets up to slightly overhead high.

Conditions

Clean with NNE winds 5-10mph in the morning shifting NNW less than 5mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:07:29 AM 2.53 ft07:24 PM 0.83 ft
High:02:04 AM 4.57 ft01:06 PM 4.14 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 7mph WNW
5.4 ft @ 14sec
9am
N 8mph WNW
5.1 ft @ 14sec
weather icon53° wind icon  Wind - KWVI
 NNE @ 3 k ts
Buoy Icon  Buoy 46042
 12.1ft @ 16sec
tide icon  Low: 03:33 AM
 High: 09:15 AM
Ocean Temperature icon
57°
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