Gallery and Recap: Late April Vicco Pulse – April 24-28, 2013

29 Apr 2013 0

Surf Coast Pumps For Days

Gallery by Judy Scanlon

« 1 of 42 »

Wednesday 24th
Swell was in the 3-4ft range on the Surfcoast, but wasn't lined up yet. Clean conditions with offshore NW wind and it went a bit more WSW later. Some fun waves were had on reefs, was high tide for most of the day.

Thursday 25th
Respect to the ANZACs,  an amazing service at Point Danger with pumping swell as the sun was coming up. Super glassy conditions early. Swell was in the 3-5ft range on the Surfcoast. NW increasing in strength and it tended a bit more west in the arvo. Surfcoast was be the best option with a little bit more swell in the morning. Very crowded due to the public holiday.

Friday 26th
Nice swell again on Friday. Surf was in the 3-4ft range, a bit of westerly wonk on it early. Wind was from the NW early, went a bit more W later in the day. Some fun waves around on the reefs. Swell pulsed in the arvo with some more solid sets coming through on dark.

Saturday 27th
Was the pick of the days, with pumping 4-6ft waves. At first light it was glassy and tubing, and by 7.30 a Northerly had kicked up and was adding a bit of chop to the faces. Bells was better than Winki, and 13th was reportedly very good as well, but everywhere was just not doing it due to the wind. The wind swung more NW in the arvo, and although there were some lulls and crowd, there were pumping waves too.

Sunday 28th
Awoke to light SW wind and a little smaller swell, when it was meant to be bigger. Swell was a little lumped up too, but it improved and built during the day, and there was some fun waves to be had all afternoon. It was the least crowded all week.

Tags: victoria , vic , april , 2013 , judy scanlon , gallery (create Alert from these tags)

blog comments powered by Disqus
Features
Nick Carroll On: The Bloody Obvious

Nick Carroll On: The Bloody Obvious

It’s time councils and States stopped playing this silly game

19 20 Oct 2017
Best Of Weak Wrap: The Aussie Vs. Brazilian Rivalry Intensifies

Best Of Weak Wrap: The Aussie Vs. Brazilian Rivalry Intensifies

Plus Exclusive unseen footage of Kelly’s wave pool

0 20 Oct 2017
Weekend Surf Forecast 20 - 22 October 2017

Weekend Surf Forecast 20 - 22 October 2017

Planning to brave the aquatic elements this weekend?

0 19 Oct 2017
Recent

Who Is The Biggest Self-Proclaimed Over-Achiever In Surfing?

Lipped, The Surfer's Podcast

0 19 Oct 2017
What In The Heck Actually Is An Ambassador of Stoke?

What In The Heck Actually Is An Ambassador of Stoke?

0 19 Oct 2017
Sean Doherty On: As World's Divide

Sean Doherty On: As World's Divide

2 18 Oct 2017
Help Save Our Oceans & Score The Trip Of A Lifetime With Barton Lynch

Help Save Our Oceans & Score The Trip Of A Lifetime With Barton Lynch

0 17 Oct 2017
Scary Good Tour Kicks Off With USA Premiere

Scary Good Tour Kicks Off With USA Premiere

0 17 Oct 2017
Latest News

What In The Heck Actually Is An Ambassador of Stoke?

The Dooley podcast tackles the small questions

Sean Doherty On: As World's Divide

Disappearance into the Mentawaiian jungles

Scary Good Tour Kicks Off With USA Premiere

The new movie from Surfing World hits Costa Mesa.

Popular This Week

Nick Carroll On: It's All Happening Again – Another Dead Whale Buried

Another surf community has to worry about a dead whale and a council

Is This The Best That Kirra Can Be?

Featuring Kelly, Mick and friends

Go to Top