El Capitan Surf Report and Forecast

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Surf Report and Conditions

Updated: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:24:33 -0800
0-1 ft
Unknown Conditions
Wind: SW @ 0 knots
Swell Direction: 0.50' @ 4s from WSW
Swell Direction: 0.40' @ 12s from W
Swell Direction: 0.40' @ 12s from SSW
Water Temp: 59° F
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03/02 01:46AM 1.58ft. LOW
03/02 07:50AM 5.14ft. HIGH
03/02 02:37PM -0.30ft. LOW
03/02 08:58PM 4.08ft. HIGH

Santa Barbara Surf Report & Forecast

Surf Forecast Brief Outlook:  Minimal blend of NW-W windswell and WNW swell. Surf will hang under waist high all day. NOTE - Most spots will be swamp out/flat in the early morning on the higher tide. Light offshore North-NNE wind in the morning, then a light+ to moderate WSW wind develops in the afternoon. Partly cloudy skies.

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Santa Barbara Surf Forecast

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Tuesday 03/03

1-2 ft
1-2 ft - ankle to knee high

Minimal WNW-NW swell energy; Big high tide in the morning not helping

Wednesday 03/04

1-2 ft
1-2 ft - knee to thigh high

Minor NW windswel; Favorable AM wind; Big high tide in the morning not helping; Better SSW swell showing for spots to the far west or down in Ventura southward - SB mostly blocked out

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