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Ballona Creek and Jetty Surf Forecast / CAL – LA County / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Saturday 28 May 2022 PDT
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Ballona Creek and Jetty surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Ballona Creek and Jetty sea temperature is 17.1 °C (Statistics for 28 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.6 max: 17.6 min: 13.7 °C)
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Ballona Creek and Jetty surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Ballona Creek and Jetty sea temperature is 17.1 °C (Statistics for 28 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.6 max: 17.6 min: 13.7 °C)

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1 h 13 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
NW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Ballona Creek and Jetty today?

The current surf forecast for Ballona Creek and Jetty at 1PM is: 0.7m 14s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.4m 5s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 10:00am May 28). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (PDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (28 May)1.5ft (0.5m)14s
Afternoon (28 May)2.5ft (0.7m)14s
Evening (28 May)5ft (1.5m)7s

Table - waves today at Ballona Creek and Jetty. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
31
Wednesday
01
Thursday
02
Friday
03
Saturday
04
8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM
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T california.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.186.cc23
0.5
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
2
W
1.5
W
1.3
W
1.2
W
0.4
SW
1
W
1.3
W
2
W
2.1
W
1.9
W
1.6
W
1.4
W
1.2
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1.6
W
1.5
W
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.9
W
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.5
SW
0.4
SW
0.5
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
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5
S
10
SSW
15
SSW
15
SW
5
SW
5
SE
10
ESE
5
SE
5
SSE
15
SSW
20
SW
15
SW
5
SSW
15
SSE
15
SE
10
SSE
5
SSE
15
SSW
20
SW
15
SW
10
S
15
SE
10
SE
10
SE
5
SE
10
SSW
15
SW
15
SW
10
SSW
5
S
5
SSE
5
SE
5
SE
10
SSW
15
SW
15
SW
10
SSW
5
S
5
SE
10
SE
10
SE
10
S
15
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
5
S
5
SE
5
SE
5
SSE
10
S
15
SW
15
SW
10
SW
5
SSE
5
ESE
10
SE
10
SE
15
S
15
SW
20
SW
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on
onononcrosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
ononglasscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
onononcross-
on
glassglasscrosscross-
on
onononcross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
onononglasscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
onon
9:23AM
1.58
8:37PM
2.22
10:07AM
1.56
9:04PM
2.23
10:50AM
1.53
9:34PM
2.22
11:34AM
1.49
10:05PM
2.18
12:23PM
1.45
10:38PM
2.12
1:18PM
1.42
11:13PM
2.04
2:25PM
1.41
11:50PM
1.94
3:37PM
1.43
2:21PM
0.95
3:43AM
0.26
2:50PM
1.03
4:19AM
0.23
3:19PM
1.10
4:56AM
0.23
3:48PM
1.16
5:35AM
0.27
4:18PM
1.22
6:17AM
0.33
4:48PM
1.27
7:03AM
0.40
5:24PM
1.33
7:50AM
0.46

Note: the tide data above is for Marina del Rey which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Ballona Creek and Jetty.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Ballona Creek and Jetty blow from the NE

Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
31
Wednesday
01
Thursday
02
Friday
03
Saturday
04
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