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SJ's Surf Forecast for the SW - 25 July - 31 July 2016

Postby Shiraz Jiwa » Mon Jul 25, 2016 7:58 am

SJ’s Surf Forecast for the SW

Forecast last updated at 09:00 Monday 25th July 2016
Hi everyone – these updates are currently made at any time of the day as and when I get the time/chance to update – however from September the intention would be for it to be updated every weekday morning by 10am.

[Don’t forget to look at this forecast the day before you go beach for the latest, as things can often change!]

The Rest Of The Week:
‘A fairly consistent / groundhog weak with similar conditions most days with a small swell and onshore winds. Not great in terms of quality, but hey it’s Summer – at least it’s not flat. Enough to get wet behind the ears along with a bit of paddling practise, and have a laugh in the sloppy conditions,’
Sunrise and sunset – 05:45 and 21:10
Twilight starts and ends – 05:05 and 21:50
Midday – 13:25
Length of day – 15:25
Offshore Sea Temp approx – 16.5C / 62F
outputmodelrun-250716-0900
Image

Monday 25th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-WSW going WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny day.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:38 High, 16:00 Low

Tuesday 26th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WSW
Weather – Overcast and cloudy, with a chance towards evening.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:28 High, 16:52 Low

Wednesday 27th:
‘Small onshore slop/mushburgers with an increase in wind strength.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Medium W going Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 05:25 Low, 11:27 High, 17:52 Low

Thursday 28th:
‘Be careful out there on Thursday – an increase in wind could cause the slop to get a bit bigger throughout the day.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Medium WSW
Weather – Cloudy/overcast with chance of rain later on.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh) going 5-6ft (Shoulder-Headhigh)
South Coast – 1ft going 1-2ft (Kneehigh)
Tides – 06:34 Low, 12:36 High, 19:13 Low

Friday 29th:
‘The opposite of Thursday with ‘surf’ size decreasing. Still onshore sloppy much though.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-NW going NW
Weather – Overcast/rainy start, but brightening up later on with some sunny spells.
North Coast – 5ft (Shoulderhigh) going 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1-2ft (Kneehigh) going 1ft
Tides – 07:52 Low, 13:52 High, 20:32 Low

Weekend Summary:
‘Enough swell for surf schools and learners with small onshore conditions.’

Saturday 30th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh) going 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:05 Low, 15:04 High, 21:43 Low

Sunday 31st:
‘Getting smaller! Still a small onshore sloppy wave – get the stand up paddleboards or longboards out!’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh) going 1-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft going 0-1ft
Tides – 10:09 Low, 16:08 High (Neap tides)

Early Next Week:
‘Too early to tell yet.’

The scale for measuring conditions:

0-1ft – Unridable/Flat
1-2ft – Kneehigh
3ft – Waisthigh
4-5ft – Chest/Shoulderhigh
6ft – Headhigh
6-8ft = 1-1.5x Overhead
8-10ft = 1.5x Overhead
10-12ft = 2x Overhead
Please Note!

Wave height predictions are based on the larger breaks on both coasts such as Fistral and Croyde for the North, and Praa Sands and Bantham for the South.

Wave height is measured from the front of the wave, and 6ft would usually mean a ‘head-high’ wave.

Try and use some ‘local’ knowledge about what the wave sizes will be elsewhere. For example the Newquay Bay area is generally 1/3 to 3/4 the size of Fistral, increasing the further up the bay you go from Towan to Lusty Glaze, and that it will be clean on a W wind at ‘harbour left’ at Towan at mid-tide’ for example.

Tide times are based on Newquay.

Stay Stoked!
SJ
Never known to miss a marketing opportunity... After years in the wilderness, Sj, the harbinger of doom, Mr Entropy, the kiss of death, the swell killer, yes, the man formerly known as SJ, is back, cunningly disguised as Sj ! {Quote: Tony Plant - 2009}
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Re: SJ's Surf Forecast for the SW - 25 July - 31 July 2016

Postby Shiraz Jiwa » Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:23 am

SJ’s Surf Forecast for the SW

Forecast last updated at 09:00 Tuesday 26th July 2016
Hi everyone – these updates are currently made at any time of the day as and when I get the time/chance to update – however from September the intention would be for it to be updated every weekday morning by 10am.

[Don’t forget to look at this forecast the day before you go beach for the latest, as things can often change!]

The Rest Of The Week:
‘A fairly consistent / groundhog weak with similar conditions most days with a small swell and onshore winds. Not great in terms of quality, but hey it’s Summer – at least it’s not flat. Enough to get wet behind the ears along with a bit of paddling practise, and have a laugh in the sloppy conditions,’
Sunrise and sunset – 05:45 and 21:10
Twilight starts and ends – 05:05 and 21:50
Midday – 13:25
Length of day – 15:25
Offshore Sea Temp approx – 16.5C / 62F
outputmodelrun-260716-0900
Image

Monday 25th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-WSW going WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny day.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:38 High, 16:00 Low

Tuesday 26th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WSW
Weather – Overcast and cloudy, with a chance towards evening.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:28 High, 16:52 Low

Wednesday 27th:
‘Small onshore slop/mushburgers with an increase in wind strength.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Medium W going Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 05:25 Low, 11:27 High, 17:52 Low

Thursday 28th:
‘Be careful out there on Thursday – an increase in wind could cause the slop to get a bit bigger throughout the day.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Medium WSW
Weather – Cloudy/overcast with chance of rain later on.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh) going 5-6ft (Shoulder-Headhigh)
South Coast – 1ft going 1-2ft (Kneehigh)
Tides – 06:34 Low, 12:36 High, 19:13 Low

Friday 29th:
‘The opposite of Thursday with ‘surf’ size decreasing. Still onshore sloppy much though.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-NW going Light NW
Weather – Overcast/rainy start, but brightening up later on with some sunny spells.
North Coast – 5ft (Shoulderhigh) going 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1-2ft (Kneehigh) going 1ft
Tides – 07:52 Low, 13:52 High, 20:32 Low

Weekend Summary:
‘Enough swell for surf schools and learners with small onshore conditions.’

Saturday 30th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Changable (Possibly Light-Medium WNW)
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh) going 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:05 Low, 15:04 High, 21:43 Low

Sunday 31st:
‘Getting smaller! Still a small onshore sloppy wave – get the stand up paddleboards or longboards out!’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh) going 1-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft going 0-1ft
Tides – 10:09 Low, 16:08 High (Neap tides)

Early Next Week:
‘Too early to tell yet.’

The scale for measuring conditions:

0-1ft – Unridable/Flat
1-2ft – Kneehigh
3ft – Waisthigh
4-5ft – Chest/Shoulderhigh
6ft – Headhigh
6-8ft = 1-1.5x Overhead
8-10ft = 1.5x Overhead
10-12ft = 2x Overhead
Please Note!

Wave height predictions are based on the larger breaks on both coasts such as Fistral and Croyde for the North, and Praa Sands and Bantham for the South.

Wave height is measured from the front of the wave, and 6ft would usually mean a ‘head-high’ wave.

Try and use some ‘local’ knowledge about what the wave sizes will be elsewhere. For example the Newquay Bay area is generally 1/3 to 3/4 the size of Fistral, increasing the further up the bay you go from Towan to Lusty Glaze, and that it will be clean on a W wind at ‘harbour left’ at Towan at mid-tide’ for example.

Tide times are based on Newquay.

Stay Stoked!
SJ
Never known to miss a marketing opportunity... After years in the wilderness, Sj, the harbinger of doom, Mr Entropy, the kiss of death, the swell killer, yes, the man formerly known as SJ, is back, cunningly disguised as Sj ! {Quote: Tony Plant - 2009}
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Re: SJ's Surf Forecast for the SW - 25 July - 31 July 2016

Postby Shiraz Jiwa » Wed Jul 27, 2016 7:54 am

SJ’s Surf Forecast for the SW

Forecast last updated at 09:00 Wednesday 27th July 2016
Hi everyone – these updates are currently made at any time of the day as and when I get the time/chance to update – however from September the intention would be for it to be updated every weekday morning by 10am.

[Don’t forget to look at this forecast the day before you go beach for the latest, as things can often change!]

The Rest Of The Week:
‘A fairly consistent / groundhog weak with similar conditions most days with a small swell and onshore winds. Not great in terms of quality, but hey it’s Summer – at least it’s not flat. Enough to get wet behind the ears along with a bit of paddling practise, and have a laugh in the sloppy conditions,’
Sunrise and sunset – 05:45 and 21:10
Twilight starts and ends – 05:05 and 21:50
Midday – 13:25
Length of day – 15:25
Offshore Sea Temp approx – 16.5C / 62F
outputmodelrun-270716-0900
Image

Monday 25th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-WSW going WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny day.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:38 High, 16:00 Low

Tuesday 26th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WSW
Weather – Overcast and cloudy, with a chance towards evening.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:28 High, 16:52 Low

Wednesday 27th:
‘Small onshore slop/mushburgers with an increase in wind strength.’
Swell – (i) Weak W
Wind – Medium going Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 05:25 Low, 11:27 High, 17:52 Low

Thursday 28th:
‘Be careful out there on Thursday – an increase in wind could cause the slop to get a bit bigger throughout the day.’
Swell – (i) Weak W
Wind – Medium SW going W
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh) going 4-5ft (Chest-Shoulderhigh)
South Coast – 1ft going 1-2ft (Kneehigh)
Tides – 06:34 Low, 12:36 High, 19:13 Low

Friday 29th:
‘The opposite of Thursday with ‘surf’ size decreasing during the day. Still onshore sloppy much though.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-WSW going NW
Weather – Cloudy with some rain and some sunny spells.
North Coast – 5-6ft (Shoulder-Headhigh) going 4-5ft (Chest-Shoulderhigh)
South Coast – 1-2ft (Kneehigh) going 1ft
Tides – 07:52 Low, 13:52 High, 20:32 Low

Weekend Summary:
‘Enough swell for surf schools and learners with small onshore conditions.’

Saturday 30th:
‘Changble winds – keep an eye on the latest forecast updates for Saturday – could be good if the winds go light, or could be onshore mush if they’re onshore.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Changable (Possibly Light W-NW going Light-Medium NW)
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 3-4ft (Waist-Chesthigh) going 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:05 Low, 15:04 High, 21:43 Low

Sunday 31st:
‘Getting smaller. Still a small onshore sloppy wave – get the stand up paddleboards or longboards out!’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium NW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:09 Low, 16:08 High (Neap tides)

Early Next Week:
‘Too early to tell yet.’

The scale for measuring conditions:

0-1ft – Unridable/Flat
1-2ft – Kneehigh
3ft – Waisthigh
4-5ft – Chest/Shoulderhigh
6ft – Headhigh
6-8ft = 1-1.5x Overhead
8-10ft = 1.5x Overhead
10-12ft = 2x Overhead
Please Note!

Wave height predictions are based on the larger breaks on both coasts such as Fistral and Croyde for the North, and Praa Sands and Bantham for the South.

Wave height is measured from the front of the wave, and 6ft would usually mean a ‘head-high’ wave.

Try and use some ‘local’ knowledge about what the wave sizes will be elsewhere. For example the Newquay Bay area is generally 1/3 to 3/4 the size of Fistral, increasing the further up the bay you go from Towan to Lusty Glaze, and that it will be clean on a W wind at ‘harbour left’ at Towan at mid-tide’ for example.

Tide times are based on Newquay.

Stay Stoked!
SJ
Never known to miss a marketing opportunity... After years in the wilderness, Sj, the harbinger of doom, Mr Entropy, the kiss of death, the swell killer, yes, the man formerly known as SJ, is back, cunningly disguised as Sj ! {Quote: Tony Plant - 2009}
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Re: SJ's Surf Forecast for the SW - 25 July - 31 July 2016

Postby Shiraz Jiwa » Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 am

SJ’s Surf Forecast for the SW

Forecast last updated at 09:00 Thursday 28th July 2016
Hi everyone – these updates are currently made at any time of the day as and when I get the time/chance to update – however from September the intention would be for it to be updated every weekday morning by 10am.

[Don’t forget to look at this forecast the day before you go beach for the latest, as things can often change!]

The Rest Of The Week:
‘A fairly consistent / groundhog weak with similar conditions most days with a small swell and onshore winds. Not great in terms of quality, but hey it’s Summer – at least it’s not flat. Enough to get wet behind the ears along with a bit of paddling practise, and have a laugh in the sloppy conditions,’
Sunrise and sunset – 05:45 and 21:10
Twilight starts and ends – 05:05 and 21:50
Midday – 13:25
Length of day – 15:25
Offshore Sea Temp approx – 16.5C / 62F
outputmodelrun-280716-0900
Image

Monday 25th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-WSW going WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny day.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:38 High, 16:00 Low

Tuesday 26th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WSW
Weather – Overcast and cloudy, with a chance towards evening.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:28 High, 16:52 Low

Wednesday 27th:
‘Small onshore slop/mushburgers with an increase in wind strength.’
Swell – (i) Weak W
Wind – Medium going Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 05:25 Low, 11:27 High, 17:52 Low

Thursday 28th:
‘Be careful out there on Thursday – an increase in wind could cause the slop to get a bit bigger/rippy throughout the day.’
Swell – (i) Weak W
Wind – Medium SW going W
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh) going 4ft (Chesthigh)
South Coast – 1ft going 1-2ft (Kneehigh)
Tides – 06:34 Low, 12:36 High, 19:13 Low

Friday 29th:
‘The opposite of Thursday with ‘surf’ size decreasing during the day. Still onshore sloppy much though.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-WSW going NW
Weather – Cloudy with some rain and some sunny spells.
North Coast – 4-5ft (Chest-Shoulderhigh) going 4ft (Chesthigh)
South Coast – 1-2ft (Kneehigh) going 1ft
Tides – 07:52 Low, 13:52 High, 20:32 Low

Weekend Summary:
‘Enough swell for surf schools and learners with small onshore conditions.’

Saturday 30th:
‘Changble winds – keep an eye on the latest forecast updates for Saturday – could be good if the winds go light, or could be onshore mush if they’re onshore.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light N-NW going Light-Medium NW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 3-4ft (Waist-Chesthigh) going 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:05 Low, 15:04 High, 21:43 Low

Sunday 31st:
‘Getting smaller. Still a small onshore sloppy wave – get the stand up paddleboards or longboards out!’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium NW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:09 Low, 16:08 High (Neap tides)

Early Next Week:
‘Too early to tell yet.’

The scale for measuring conditions:

0-1ft – Unridable/Flat
1-2ft – Kneehigh
3ft – Waisthigh
4-5ft – Chest/Shoulderhigh
6ft – Headhigh
6-8ft = 1-1.5x Overhead
8-10ft = 1.5x Overhead
10-12ft = 2x Overhead
Please Note!

Wave height predictions are based on the larger breaks on both coasts such as Fistral and Croyde for the North, and Praa Sands and Bantham for the South.

Wave height is measured from the front of the wave, and 6ft would usually mean a ‘head-high’ wave.

Try and use some ‘local’ knowledge about what the wave sizes will be elsewhere. For example the Newquay Bay area is generally 1/3 to 3/4 the size of Fistral, increasing the further up the bay you go from Towan to Lusty Glaze, and that it will be clean on a W wind at ‘harbour left’ at Towan at mid-tide’ for example.

Tide times are based on Newquay.

Stay Stoked!
SJ
Never known to miss a marketing opportunity... After years in the wilderness, Sj, the harbinger of doom, Mr Entropy, the kiss of death, the swell killer, yes, the man formerly known as SJ, is back, cunningly disguised as Sj ! {Quote: Tony Plant - 2009}
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Re: SJ's Surf Forecast for the SW - 25 July - 31 July 2016

Postby Shiraz Jiwa » Fri Jul 29, 2016 6:41 am

SJ’s Surf Forecast for the SW

Forecast last updated at 08:00 Friday 29th July 2016
Hi everyone – these updates are currently made at any time of the day as and when I get the time/chance to update – however from September the intention would be for it to be updated every weekday morning by 10am.

[Don’t forget to look at this forecast the day before you go beach for the latest, as things can often change!]

The Rest Of The Week:
‘A fairly consistent / groundhog weak with similar conditions most days with a small swell and onshore winds. Not great in terms of quality, but hey it’s Summer – at least it’s not flat. Enough to get wet behind the ears along with a bit of paddling practise, and have a laugh in the sloppy conditions,’
Sunrise and sunset – 05:45 and 21:10
Twilight starts and ends – 05:05 and 21:50
Midday – 13:25
Length of day – 15:25
Offshore Sea Temp approx – 16.5C / 62F
outputmodelrun-290716-0800
Image

Monday 25th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W-WSW going WNW
Weather – Bright and sunny day.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:38 High, 16:00 Low

Tuesday 26th:
‘Small onshore mushburgers.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium WSW
Weather – Overcast and cloudy, with a chance towards evening.
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:28 High, 16:52 Low

Wednesday 27th:
‘Small onshore slop/mushburgers with an increase in wind strength.’
Swell – (i) Weak W
Wind – Medium going Light-Medium WNW
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 05:25 Low, 11:27 High, 17:52 Low

Thursday 28th:
‘Be careful out there on Thursday – an increase in wind could cause the slop to get a bit bigger/rippy throughout the day.’
Swell – (i) Weak W
Wind – Medium SW going W
Weather – Overcast and rainy start, drying out later on in the day
North Coast – 3ft (Waisthigh) going 4ft (Chesthigh)
South Coast – 1ft going 1-2ft (Kneehigh)
Tides – 06:34 Low, 12:36 High, 19:13 Low

Friday 29th:
‘The opposite of Thursday with ‘surf’ size decreasing during the day. Still onshore sloppy much though.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium W going W-NW
Weather – Cloudy with some rain and some sunny spells.
North Coast – 4-5ft (Chest-Shoulderhigh) going 4ft (Chesthigh)
South Coast – 1-2ft (Kneehigh) going 1ft
Tides – 07:52 Low, 13:52 High, 20:32 Low

Weekend Summary:
‘Enough swell for surf schools and learners with small onshore conditions.’

Saturday 30th:
‘Onshores winds throughout for the North (too small for the south), however they should be light enough first thing to make early to mid morning a good time to find an OK cleanish wave.’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light N going Light-Medium NNW-NW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 3-4ft (Waist-Chesthigh) going 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 09:05 Low, 15:04 High, 21:43 Low

Sunday 31st:
‘Getting smaller. Still a small onshore sloppy wave – get the stand up paddleboards or longboards out!’
Swell – (i) Weak W-WNW
Wind – Light-Medium NW going W-NW
Weather – Bright and sunny!
North Coast – 2-3ft (Knee-Waisthigh)
South Coast – 1ft
Tides – 10:09 Low, 16:08 High (Neap tides)

Early Next Week:
‘More of the same as the last week – small to medium sized waves accompanies by cross to onshore winds.’

The scale for measuring conditions:

0-1ft – Unridable/Flat
1-2ft – Kneehigh
3ft – Waisthigh
4-5ft – Chest/Shoulderhigh
6ft – Headhigh
6-8ft = 1-1.5x Overhead
8-10ft = 1.5x Overhead
10-12ft = 2x Overhead
Please Note!

Wave height predictions are based on the larger breaks on both coasts such as Fistral and Croyde for the North, and Praa Sands and Bantham for the South.

Wave height is measured from the front of the wave, and 6ft would usually mean a ‘head-high’ wave.

Try and use some ‘local’ knowledge about what the wave sizes will be elsewhere. For example the Newquay Bay area is generally 1/3 to 3/4 the size of Fistral, increasing the further up the bay you go from Towan to Lusty Glaze, and that it will be clean on a W wind at ‘harbour left’ at Towan at mid-tide’ for example.

Tide times are based on Newquay.

Stay Stoked!
SJ
Never known to miss a marketing opportunity... After years in the wilderness, Sj, the harbinger of doom, Mr Entropy, the kiss of death, the swell killer, yes, the man formerly known as SJ, is back, cunningly disguised as Sj ! {Quote: Tony Plant - 2009}
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