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TODAY
2 ft E
@ 5 sec
13 kn SSW
8 min ago
Incoming tide
L 2:55 AM (0.5m)
H 8:36 AM (1.6m)
L 2:34 PM (0.3m)
H 9:12 PM (2.2m)
6:36 AM 5:07 PM
21° Water
Lee Winkler

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Palm Cove to Bulcock Beach

Reporters location:

Coastalwatch surf reporters are the saltiest locals around. Part fish, part shark, part human, they live for the waves and are usually more local than the locals. They’ll be up before dawn waiting for first light to reveal the days surf conditions and can sense a change of wind from a sparrows fart. Each reporter covers a region of coastline which includes many number of surf spots and beaches. Please consider there may be possible variations between this report and your local spot due to differences in orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell and weather patterns.


by Lee Winkler
  • 2/07/2015 2:10 PM | Report

    Today's rating - Pretty Good

    Afternoon Update. The winds are picking up from the WNW now with the E swell in the 2ft range and it's very clean. The tide was low just before 2pm. Try along the open beaches on theincoming tide thsi arvo on the incoming tide.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: W 0-10 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: SW 10-20 kts
    Best at: North-facing beaches
    Conditions: Clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 3ft SSE
@ 10 sec
9 kn S
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Thursday, July 2, 2015 10:00 AM EST
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Weather: Mostly sunny. .

Coastal Weather
Sunny.
20°
Today
Partly cloudy.
11° 21°
Saturday
Possible morning shower.
11° 22°
Sunday
Partly cloudy.
11° 23°
Monday

UV Index 13 (Extreme)
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