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El Gringo Surf Forecast / Atacama / Chile

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 2 pm Monday 10 May 2021 CLT
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El Gringo surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Gringo sea temperature is 17.3 °C (Statistics for 10 May 1981-2005 - mean: 20.2 max: 22.5 min: 18.3 °C)
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El Gringo surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Gringo sea temperature is 17.3 °C (Statistics for 10 May 1981-2005 - mean: 20.2 max: 22.5 min: 18.3 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Atacama

  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 15 km away suggest it is still onshore at El Gringo (light winds from the SW at Arica Chacalluta International Airport).

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Actual: 49 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
SW
Onshore
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How big are the waves at El Gringo today?

The current surf forecast for El Gringo at 6PM is: 2.1m 16s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.8m 7s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00pm May 10). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (CLT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (10 May)7ft (2.1m)16s
Afternoon (10 May)7ft (2.1m)16s
Evening (10 May)6ft (1.9m)15s

Table - waves today at El Gringo. (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
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
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T chile.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
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SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.8
SW
1.9
SW
1.9
SW
1.9
SSW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
2.1
SW
1.9
SW
1.9
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.7
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.6
SW
1.4
SW
2.1
SW
2.2
SW
2.4
SW
2.4
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.4
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
2.2
SW
2.3
SW
1.8
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
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10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
0
SSW
5
SW
5
SSW
0
WNW
5
SW
5
WSW
10
SW
5
SW
5
W
0
S
5
NNE
0
NNW
5
ESE
5
SW
10
SW
5
SW
5
SSW
5
SW
5
E
5
NW
5
SW
10
SW
10
WSW
5
SW
0
NNW
0
SW
5
SSE
5
S
0
S
10
WSW
10
WSW
5
WSW
5
WSW
5
SW
5
SSW
5
SSW
0
WNW
5
SW
10
WSW
5
SW
0
SW
0
ENE
5
SW
5
SSE
0
SSW
5
WSW
10
WSW
5
SW
0
S
0
WSW
5
SSW
5
SSE
0
WSW
10
WSW
10
WSW
5
SW
0
SSE
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9:44AM
1.14
9:46PM
0.92
10:16AM
1.18
10:20PM
0.87
10:47AM
1.20
10:54PM
0.82
11:19AM
1.20
11:29PM
0.77
11:51AM
1.19
12:05AM
0.73
12:25PM
1.17
12:45AM
0.69
1:03PM
1.14
1:33AM
0.65
1:46PM
1.11
4:03PM
0.30
3:42AM
0.22
4:43PM
0.29
4:09AM
0.23
5:22PM
0.29
4:35AM
0.26
6:00PM
0.30
5:03AM
0.28
6:41PM
0.32
5:31AM
0.32
7:24PM
0.34
6:01AM
0.36
8:12PM
0.35
6:37AM
0.40

Note: the tide data above is for Arica, Chile which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for El Gringo.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at El Gringo blow from the NE

Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
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clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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