SANTA CRUZ, CA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Today
1-3 ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Knee high SW long period swell for the morning with occasional waist high sets. The swell builds in the afternoon with sets up to stomach high.

Conditions

Clean with WNW winds less than 5mph in the morning shifting NW 20-25mph in the afternoon.

Wind Swell
6am
E 1mph S
1.4 ft @ 15sec
9am
NW 8mph SW
1.1 ft @ 18sec
12pm
NW 20mph SW
1.2 ft @ 19sec
3pm
NW 27mph SW
1.3 ft @ 19sec
6pm
NW 29mph SW
1.3 ft @ 19sec
Monday
2-3 ft 2-3 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high SW long period swell.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with NNW winds less than 5mph. Fairly clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NW 25-30mph.

TIDES
Low:07:57 AM -1.22 ft08:20 PM 2.68 ft
High:01:03 AM 5.60 ft03:30 PM 4.49 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNW 5mph SW
1.6 ft @ 17sec
9am
NW 5mph SW
1.7 ft @ 17sec
12pm
NW 17mph SW
1.7 ft @ 17sec
3pm
NW 32mph SW
1.7 ft @ 17sec
6pm
NW 24mph SW
1.6 ft @ 17sec
Tuesday
2-3+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Knee to waist high SW ground swell with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Clean with NW winds 10-15mph.

TIDES
Low:08:54 AM -0.79 ft09:44 PM 2.58 ft
High:01:59 AM 5.14 ft04:30 PM 4.56 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 11mph SW
2.0 ft @ 16sec
9am
NW 16mph SW
2.0 ft @ 16sec
12pm
NW 12mph SW
1.9 ft @ 16sec
3pm
NW 14mph SW
1.9 ft @ 16sec
6pm
NW 13mph SW
1.9 ft @ 15sec
Wednesday
1-3 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Knee high SW ground swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:09:55 AM -0.32 ft11:07 PM 2.27 ft
High:03:02 AM 4.59 ft05:28 PM 4.67 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 8mph SW
1.7 ft @ 15sec
9am
NW 9mph SW
1.7 ft @ 14sec
12pm
WNW 11mph SW
1.7 ft @ 14sec
3pm
WNW 15mph SW
1.6 ft @ 14sec
6pm
NW 16mph SW
1.6 ft @ 14sec
Thursday
2-3+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Knee to waist high WNW medium period swell with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with WNW winds 5-10mph. Fairly clean conditions for the afternoon as the winds increase to 10-15mph.

TIDES
Low:10:55 AM 0.14 ftN/A
High:04:14 AM 4.05 ft06:20 PM 4.80 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 4mph WNW
2.2 ft @ 11sec
9am
WNW 6mph WNW
2.5 ft @ 11sec
12pm
WNW 10mph WNW
2.6 ft @ 11sec
3pm
WNW 14mph WNW
2.8 ft @ 11sec
6pm
NW 14mph WNW
2.6 ft @ 11sec
Friday
2-3+ ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high S extra long period swell for the morning with occasional stomach high sets. This builds in the afternoon with sets up to chest high.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with NW winds 5-10mph. Fairly clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the W.

TIDES
Low:12:21 AM 1.79 ft11:54 AM 0.57 ft
High:05:39 AM 3.63 ft07:07 PM 4.93 ft
Wind Swell
6am
WNW 5mph S
1.2 ft @ 20sec
9am
WNW 5mph S
1.2 ft @ 20sec
12pm
W 7mph S
1.4 ft @ 19sec
3pm
WNW 10mph SSW
1.6 ft @ 19sec
6pm
WNW 10mph S
1.8 ft @ 19sec
Saturday
3-4+ ft 3-4+ ft

Surf

Waist to chest high SSW long period swell with occasional shoulder high sets.

Conditions

Glassy in the morning with W winds less than 5mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting WSW 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:01:23 AM 1.25 ft12:49 PM 0.96 ft
High:07:09 AM 3.43 ft07:47 PM 5.03 ft
Wind Swell
6am
WNW 0mph SSW
2.3 ft @ 18sec
9am
WSW 2mph SSW
2.3 ft @ 18sec
12pm
SW 5mph SSW
2.5 ft @ 17sec
3pm
WSW 8mph SSW
2.5 ft @ 17sec
6pm
SW 5mph SSW
2.6 ft @ 17sec
weather icon57° wind icon  Wind - KWVI
 SE @ 3 k ts
Buoy Icon  Buoy 46042
 3.9ft @ 10sec
tide icon  Low: 07:03 AM
 High: 12:12 AM
Ocean Temperature icon
57°
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