Surf Forecasts and Marine Weather - No Hype - Just the Facts!
See Video Forecast HERE (5/2)
Buoys | Buoy Forecast | Bulletins | Models: Wave - Weather - Surf - Altimetry - Snow | Pacific Forecast | QuikCAST | El Nino | Tutorials | Great Circles | Video

Google

Stormsurf Mobile App

Create Your Own Surf Forecast
Swell Calculator
Swell Decay Tables
Sea Height Tables
Swell Category Table
Convert from GMT:
 
 to timezone:

---

QuikCAST
Surf Forecast - North California

5 Day Surf Forecast

Forecast Updated:
 
Thursday, May 6, 2021 4:04 PM

Surf Scale: 3 ft = waist high, 4 ft = chest high, 5 ft = head high, 10 ft =double overhead
Swell Direction is direction swell is coming from. 90=East, 180=South, 270=West, 360-0 = North

North California Surf Forecast
(Centered on San Francisco)
Day Trend Wind
(kts)
Details
(Swell Number, Swell Size & Period, Arrival Time and Profile)
Waves
(Set wave max face height)
Swell Direction
Friday
5/7

Up some

NW 15+ early

Northwest local windswell building to 7.0 ft @ 8-9 secs early

5.0 ft 310 degrees
Saturday
5/8

Up some

NW 5 early

Northwest local windswell 7.0 ft @ 10 secs

6.5 ft 310 degrees
Sunday
5/9

Up some

NW 15 early

Northwest local windswell fading from 8.0 ft @ 9-10 secs

7.5 ft 310 degrees
Monday
5/10

Down some

NW 1-5 early

Northwest local windswell fading from 6.5 ft @ 9-10 secs

6.0 ft 310 degrees
Tuesday
5/11

Down some

S 1-5 early

Northwest local windswell fading from 5.0 ft @ 9-10 secs
New Zealand swell building to 1.3 ft @ 17 secs later

4.5 ft
2.0 ft
310 degrees
205 degrees
Extended
Outlook
Up some ---

A gale developed under New Zealand on Fri (4/30) tracking east into Sun (5/2) with seas to 30 ft. Swell arrival on Tues (5/11). Another developed under New Zealand on Tues (5/4) tracking east with up to 34 ft seas. Swell arrival on Thurs (5/13). A small gale is to follow over the Central South Pacific Fri-Sun (5/9) with up to 32 ft seas aimed north. And another is to push under New Zealand Mon-Tues (5/11) with 38 ft seas aimed east-southeast. And another is to be right behind in the Southeast Pacific Wed-Thurs (5/13) with 30 ft seas aimed north. The longterm outlook is improving. Local northwest windswell is forecast to rebuild on Fri (5/7) holding into Mon (5/10), then fading.

---

---

Surf Height Animation: Northeast Pacific - North CA - Central CA
Wind Animations:
US West Coast - North CA - Central CA
Local Model: Surf - Wind

604

.
Contact | About | Disclaimer | Privacy
Advertise/Content | Links
Visit Mark Sponsler on Facebook Visit Stormsurf on Instagram Visit Stormsurf on YouTube
Copyright © 2020 STORMSURF - All Rights Reserved
This page cannot be duplicated, reused or framed in another window without express written permission.
But links are always welcome.
Buoys | Buoy Forecast | Bulletins | Models: Wave - Weather - Surf - Altimetry - Snow | Pacific Forecast | QuikCAST | El Nino | Tutorials | Great Circles | Calculator