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42nd St VA Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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42nd St VA Beach Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell ESE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.7 °C

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Monday, 2 May 2016, 06:42 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.8
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Period (s) 8 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 30
SW 25
SW 20
SW 30
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42nd St VA Beach in Virginiais a sandbar break that does not work very often with no particular seasonal pattern. The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the east southeast. Good surf at all stages of the tide. The location means that it never gets crowded. Beware of - Localism - Pollution.

Virginia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Virginia Beach, Virginia, 3 km from 42nd St VA Beach.

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42nd St VA Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Oceana Naval Air Station Airport, 7 km from 42nd St VA Beach.

light winds from the SSW

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Air temperature
21.7 °C

Current weather near 42nd St VA Beach

Buoy Data:

At Stingray Point Buoy, 49 miles from 42nd St VA Beach.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
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Overall 42nd St VA Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to 42nd St VA Beach is Oceana Nas Airport (NTU) in USA, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to 42nd St VA Beach is Norfolk International Airport (ORF), also in USA, 20 km (12 miles) away.
  • Third is Norfolk Ns Airport (NGU) in USA, 28 km (17 miles) away.
  • Langley Afb (Hampton) Airport (LFI) in USA is 41 km (25 miles) away.
  • Newport News Williamsburg International Airport (PHF), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to 42nd St VA Beach and is 54 km (34 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for 42nd St VA Beach, Virginia. Use the tab navigation above to view 42nd St VA Beach sea temperature, 42nd St VA Beach photographs, 42nd St VA Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, 42nd St VA Beach webcams, current wind from Virginia live weather stations and 42nd St VA Beach tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United States wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around 42nd St VA Beach.


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