Pismo Beach Ocean & Surf Report

Ocean & Surf Forecast

6/29/2016

SWELL:
Arriving from the Northwest:
This morning’s 5- to 7-foot northwesterly (315-degree, deep-water) sea and swell (with a 7- to 10-second period) will increase to 6- to 8-feet (with a 7- to 11-second period) this afternoon and will remain at this height and period through Friday.

This swell is expected to decrease to 4 to 6 feet (with a 7- to 11-second period) on Saturday, further lowering to 3 to 5 feet (with an 8- to 11-second period) on Sunday into Tuesday.

Arriving from the South
Today's 1- to 2-foot Southern Hemisphere (200-degree, deep-water) swell (with an 18- to 20-second period) will peak on Thursday into Friday at 2 to 3 feet (with a 15- to 18-second period).

SEAWATER TEMPERATURES
Seawater temperatures are projected to range between 52 and 54 degrees through next Tuesday.

SEAWATER VISIBILITY:
Seawater visibility was 7 to 9 feet at the Diablo Canyon Intake.

OUTLOOK for SWELL:
DIR. NW HT. 6-8 PER. 7-11 Thursday morning
Remaining at: DIR. NW HT. 6-8 PER. 7-11 Thursday afternoon
Remaining at: DIR. NW HT. 6-8 PER. 7-11 Thursday night

OUTLOOK for WINDS:
DIR. NW SPEED 5-10 Thursday morning
Increasing to: DIR. NW SPEED 20-25 + 30 Thursday afternoon
Decreasing to: DIR. NW SPEED 10-15 Thursday night

EXTENDED OCEAN CONDITION OUTLOOK:
Decreasing northwesterly winds are expected on Friday into Monday.

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