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Garbage Dump ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Garbage Dump (light winds from the N at Lamberts Bay 7 km from Garbage Dump). 2.1m 13 s period swell from SW
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Garbage Dump Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Thursday 16 Aug 2018 SAST

Garbage Dump surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Garbage Dump sea temperature is 13.7 °C (Statistics for 16 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 15.0 max: 16.2 min: 13.7 °C)

Thursday 16Friday 17Saturday 18
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
5
5
4
0
2
0
0
11
11
11
11
3
2
3
4
4
4
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.4
SW
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.8
SW
2.1
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.4
SW
2.5
SW
2.2
SW
1.9
WSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
WSW
1.6
WSW
Period(s) (?)141413131313121212121212121212121211
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)208017591496116294097413592294265528602733154719911299964764711603
Wind
(km/h)
5
SSE
5
N
10
WNW
20
WNW
20
WNW
20
NNW
20
WSW
25
S
25
S
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
S
25
SSW
25
SSE
15
SSE
10
ESE
5
ENE
10
ENE
Wind State(?)glassglasscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
Tide State(?)
-flowebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)





6:58PM
1.53



7:27AM
1.30



7:49PM
1.38




Low Tide
/ height (m)



12:39PM
0.30



1:20AM
0.35



1:28PM
0.46




2:18AM
0.48

Note: the tide data above is for Caravan Park/Lamberts Bay which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Garbage Dump.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Garbage Dump blow from the E.
 Thursday 16Friday 17Saturday 18
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearsome cloudslight rainrain shwrsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
------23----------
Temp. °C
111113141414141412111315151413141413
Chill °C (?)
11111212131212121081114131212141412
Sunrise
-7:22-------7:20-------7:18
Sunset
----6:20-------6:20-----

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