El Capitan Surf Report and Forecast

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Surf Report and Conditions

Updated: Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:00:52 -0700
1-2 ft
Unknown Conditions
Wind: SSW @ 1 knots
Swell Direction: 1' @ 16s from S
Swell Direction: 1' @ 12s from WSW
Swell Direction: 0.80' @ 13s from SW
Water Temp: 62° F
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03/29 01:09AM 2.04ft. LOW
03/29 07:00AM 4.27ft. HIGH
03/29 01:52PM 0.16ft. LOW
03/29 08:29PM 3.91ft. HIGH

Santa Barbara Surf Report & Forecast

Surf Forecast Brief Outlook:  Short to mid period WNW-NW swell continues to put good spots in knee-waist high waves, with chest sets for the better exposures. Healthy SSW Southern Hemi offering occasional better sets at select exposures through SB (showing much better for the rest of SoCal). Calm morning winds with low clouds and patchy fog possible. Winds trend light+moderate Westerly in the afternoon as skies clear up.

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Each El Capitan surf forecast features a detailed El Capitan recap, surfing outlook, local wave heights and projected wind; basically, all the surf forecast tools you'll need to determine what the waves and water conditions will be like in El Capitan. Please enjoy the El Capitan surf and ocean!

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Monday 03/30

2-3 ft
2-3 ft.+ - knee to chest high

WNW-NW swell continues. SSW swell holds, only getting into select spots.

Tuesday 03/31

2-3 ft
2-3 ft.+ - knee to chest high

WNW-NW swell lingers. SSW swell fades, only getting into select spots.

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