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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 The wind is still cross-on at Garbage Dump (light winds from the SW at Lamberts Bay 7 km from Garbage Dump). 3.1m swell from SW too big with 0.6m 3 s period wind swell from SSW
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Actual: 54 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
SW
Cross-On
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Garbage Dump Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Thursday 13 Dec 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 14.3 °C (Statistics for 13 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 18.4 max: 19.7 min: 17.2 °C)

Thursday 13Friday 14Saturday 15
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
4
3
11
0
0
11
11
11
11
4
4
0
0
1
1
2
4
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.8
WSW
2.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
Period(s) (?)131213131313131313131312121212121212
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)1172187028432995284326772535292324832056190818481150960869786711638
Wind
(km/h)
15
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSW
30
SW
35
SSW
30
SSW
25
S
15
S
10
SSE
5
SSW
15
SW
30
SW
40
SSW
35
SSW
25
S
20
S
10
SSE
0
E
Wind State(?)crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
glass
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)

6:44AM
1.33



6:56PM
1.20



7:36AM
1.27



7:56PM
1.12




Low Tide
/ height (m)



12:58PM
0.55



1:07AM
0.52



1:58PM
0.61




2:05AM
0.58

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 13Friday 14Saturday 15
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
171720212019181716172021201918171617
Chill °C (?)
171620212018171616172021191817161617
Sunrise
-5:33-------5:33-------5:33
Sunset
----7:46-------7:47-----

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