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SANTA CRUZ, CA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Today
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high S extra long period swell with occasional chest high sets.

Conditions

Glassy in the morning with ESE winds less than 5mph. Clean conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NW 10-15mph.

Wind Swell
6am
ESE 3mph S
1.5 ft @ 21sec
9am
WNW 2mph S
1.5 ft @ 20sec
12pm
NW 6mph S
1.6 ft @ 20sec
3pm
NW 15mph S
1.6 ft @ 19sec
6pm
NW 14mph S
1.6 ft @ 19sec
Monday
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high S long period swell with occasional chest high sets.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:06:42 AM 2.82 ft07:29 PM 0.38 ft
High:02:04 AM 3.95 ft12:38 PM 4.93 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NW 5mph S
1.8 ft @ 18sec
9am
NW 7mph S
1.8 ft @ 18sec
12pm
NW 12mph S
1.7 ft @ 18sec
3pm
NW 18mph S
1.7 ft @ 18sec
6pm
NW 13mph WNW
1.2 ft @ 19sec
Tuesday
3-4+ ft 3-5 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high WNW long period swell for the morning with occasional shoulder sets. This builds to chest to shoulder high for the afternoon.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:07:20 AM 3.18 ft08:13 PM 0.57 ft
High:03:00 AM 3.83 ft01:12 PM 4.79 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 3mph WNW
2.5 ft @ 16sec
9am
SSE 0mph WNW
2.4 ft @ 16sec
12pm
N 1mph WNW
3.6 ft @ 16sec
3pm
NW 15mph WNW
3.5 ft @ 15sec
6pm
NW 5mph WNW
3.1 ft @ 15sec
Wednesday
3+ ft 3+ ft

Surf

Waist high WNW ground swell with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Clean with N winds 5-10mph in the morning shifting WNW less than 5mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:08:17 AM 3.46 ft09:05 PM 0.74 ft
High:04:11 AM 3.78 ft01:53 PM 4.60 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 5mph WNW
2.5 ft @ 14sec
9am
N 6mph WNW
2.2 ft @ 14sec
12pm
WNW 3mph S
1.8 ft @ 15sec
3pm
WNW 6mph WNW
2.3 ft @ 13sec
6pm
NW 5mph S
1.9 ft @ 15sec
Thursday
2-3+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

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

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:10:03 AM 3.56 ft10:07 PM 0.87 ft
High:05:41 AM 3.83 ft02:45 PM 4.39 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNE 9mph S
1.8 ft @ 14sec
9am
NNE 9mph S
1.9 ft @ 14sec
12pm
S 2mph S
1.9 ft @ 14sec
3pm
WSW 5mph S
1.9 ft @ 13sec
6pm
WSW 3mph S
1.9 ft @ 13sec
Friday
2-3+ ft 2-3 ft

Surf

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

Conditions

Clean in the morning with N winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting WSW less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:11:35 AM 3.40 ft11:11 PM 0.91 ft
High:06:45 AM 3.97 ft03:49 PM 4.18 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 8mph S
1.9 ft @ 13sec
9am
N 9mph S
1.9 ft @ 13sec
12pm
WSW 2mph S
1.9 ft @ 13sec
3pm
WSW 4mph S
1.8 ft @ 13sec
6pm
W 3mph S
1.8 ft @ 12sec
Saturday
3-5 ft 5-8 ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high WNW extra long period swell for the morning with occasional head high sets. This builds in the afternoon with sets up to 1-3' overhead high.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with N winds 10-15mph. Glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting W less than 5mph.

TIDES
Low:12:38 PM 3.04 ftN/A
High:07:18 AM 4.13 ft05:03 PM 4.04 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 10mph WNW
2.5 ft @ 21sec
9am
N 10mph WNW
2.9 ft @ 21sec
12pm
W 2mph WNW
3.2 ft @ 21sec
3pm
W 5mph WNW
3.6 ft @ 20sec
6pm
WNW 3mph S
8.8 ft @ 12sec
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(12/04)
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(12/03)
weather icon61° wind icon  Wind - KWVI
 SSE @ 3 k ts
Buoy Icon  Buoy 46042
 9.5ft @ 13sec
tide icon  Low: 06:09 AM
 High: 01:14 AM
Ocean Temperature icon
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