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Roca Alta ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Roca Alta (light winds from the E at Limon International Airport 1 km from Roca Alta). 1.5m 8 s period swell from ENE
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Light
9 km/h
E
Clean
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Roca Alta Surf Forecast / Limon / Costa Rica

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Wednesday 25 Apr 2018 CST

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

Today's Roca Alta sea temperature is 27.6 °C (Statistics for 25 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.0 max: 29.6 min: 28.1 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.5
ENE
1.3
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1.3
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1.2
ENE
1.2
ENE
1
ENE
1.1
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1.1
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1
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1.4
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1.3
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1.5
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Period(s) (?)98888888888888888888888
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)3162491971831881161461491161131138888136140179179208219248220226287
Wind
(km/h)
0
SE
10
NE
5
SW
0
E
15
NE
5
SW
0
NW
15
NE
10
WSW
5
NW
10
NE
5
SSW
0
NE
10
ENE
5
SSW
5
NNW
15
NE
10
SW
0
NNW
15
NE
5
SW
5
NNW
10
NE
Wind State(?)glassonoffglassonglassglassoncross-
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High Tide
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9:02PM
0.20
8:35AM
0.21

9:51PM
0.23
9:41AM
0.15

10:39PM
0.25
11:02AM
0.11

11:28PM
0.27

12:40PM
0.08
12:16AM
0.28

2:28PM
0.07
1:02AM
0.29

4:06PM
0.08



Low Tide
/ height (m)

2:32PM
-0.09
2:48AM
0.02

3:10PM
-0.06

4:11AM
0.01
3:47PM
-0.03

5:38AM
-0.01
4:23PM
0.00

7:01AM
-0.03
4:58PM
0.03

8:12AM
-0.06
5:32PM
0.05

9:10AM
-0.08




Note: the tide data above is for Limon, Costa Rica which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Roca Alta.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Roca Alta blow from the SSW.
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Summary
clearsome cloudsrisk thund- dersome cloudsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudsrisk thund- dersome cloudssome cloudsrisk thund- dersome cloudsrain shwrsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derclearrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrisk thund- der
Rain (mm)
--4-13162-5--1-2196-22229
High °C
2929272928272928272928272928272827262928262827
Low °C
2828262827262827262827262827262827252827262827
Chill °C (?)
2929272928272928272928272928272827262928262827
Sunrise
5:16--5:16--5:16--5:15--5:15--5:15--5:13--5:13-
Sunset
-5:43--5:43--5:43--5:43--5:43--5:43--5:43--5:44
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Wed morning, min 26°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 63mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Sun morning, min 25°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Roca Alta Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Roca Alta provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Roca Alta can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Roca Alta surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Roca Alta) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Roca Alta may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Limon? If you are looking for accommodation near Roca Alta, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Limon, consider staying in Puerto Limon which is 1 km (1 miles) away. Other places in and around Limon where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Siquirres which is 52 km (32 miles) away, Turrialba, Guapiles and Changuinola.