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Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.6

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Garbage Surf Forecast / CAL – San Diego County / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 4 am Friday 16 Apr 2021 PDT
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Garbage surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Garbage sea temperature is 16.8 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 15.6 max: 17.6 min: 14.0 °C)
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Garbage surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Garbage sea temperature is 16.8 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 15.6 max: 17.6 min: 14.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for CAL - San Diego County

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Garbage (calm at San Diego Shelter Island 3 km from Garbage).

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WSW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Garbage today?

The current surf forecast for Garbage at 10AM is: 0.9m 16s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.5m 5s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 04:00am April 16). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 3.

Time (PDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (16 Apr)3ft (0.9m)16s
Afternoon (16 Apr)2.5ft (0.8m)16s
Evening (16 Apr)2.5ft (0.8m)16s

Table - waves today at Garbage. (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
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM
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T california.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
0.8
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.7
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
1.1
W
0.6
SW
1.2
W
1.2
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1
W
1
W
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
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10
NNW
10
NNW
5
N
10
WSW
20
WSW
15
W
15
WNW
5
W
5
W
0
WSW
0
S
10
WSW
15
W
10
W
10
NW
5
NW
10
WNW
5
NNW
10
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNW
25
NW
25
NW
20
NNW
10
NW
5
NNW
5
NNW
10
WNW
20
WNW
15
NW
10
NW
10
W
5
W
5
W
5
WSW
10
WSW
15
W
10
WSW
10
SW
15
SSW
10
SSW
10
SW
10
SSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
W
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
WNW
5
WNW
5
NW
5
NNE
0
NW
15
WNW
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on
cross-
on
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on
glassoncross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glassglassononcross-
on
cross-
on
onononglasscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
onononglassglassglasson
11:15PM
1.55
1:01PM
0.90
11:42PM
1.48
2:34PM
0.82
12:19AM
1.39
1:23AM
1.30
7:35PM
0.99
3:18AM
1.26
7:01PM
1.08
4:54AM
1.31
7:11PM
1.20
6:02AM
1.41
7:31PM
1.35
6:57AM
1.51
6:39AM
0.09
5:09PM
0.69
7:34AM
0.16
5:03PM
0.78
8:52AM
0.21
10:22AM
0.19
9:22PM
0.98
11:32AM
0.11
11:26PM
0.87
12:21PM
0.02
12:26AM
0.68
1:01PM
-0.05
1:13AM
0.45

Note: the tide data above is for San Diego, Quarantine Station, California which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Garbage.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Garbage blow from the E

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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