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Japs Cove ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.1

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Japs Cove Surf Forecast / CAL – LA County / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 9 am Saturday 06 Mar 2021 PST
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Japs Cove surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Japs Cove sea temperature is 14.1 °C (Statistics for 06 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 14.5 max: 15.7 min: 13.1 °C)
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Japs Cove surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Japs Cove sea temperature is 14.1 °C (Statistics for 06 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 14.5 max: 15.7 min: 13.1 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for CAL - LA County

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Japs Cove (light winds from the W at San Pedro 4 km from Japs Cove). 1.1m 16 s period swell from WNW with 1.1m 6 s period wind swell from W

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1 h 32 min ago

Moderate
16 km/h
W
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Japs Cove today?

The current surf forecast for Japs Cove at 4PM is: 0.7m 15s primary swell from a West-northwest direction and 0.3m 15s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction, 0.9m 6s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 09:00am March 06). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (PST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 Mar)2ft (0.6m)16s
Afternoon (06 Mar)2.5ft (0.7m)15s
Evening (06 Mar)2ft (0.6m)14s

Table - waves today at Japs Cove. (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
06
Sunday
07
Monday
08
Tue
09
7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
22301210000100100010001
T california.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
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
0.6
WNW
0.6
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.6
WNW
0.6
WNW
0.6
WNW
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.5
W
0.6
W
0.7
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
1
W
1.3
WNW
1.2
WNW
1616161515141498813138876661414666
2081982502402221601526482696653334347524938707678134123
10
WNW
5
SSW
10
WSW
20
W
20
W
5
SSW
15
SE
15
ESE
15
ESE
20
ESE
15
SE
5
SSE
5
WNW
10
WSW
10
WSW
15
W
10
W
5
SSW
5
SW
15
W
25
W
25
W
15
W
crossglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
5:52PM
1.41
4:04AM
1.99
6:50PM
1.53
5:17AM
2.05
7:28PM
1.63
10:39AM
0.49
9:34PM
1.27
11:49AM
0.36
11:10PM
1.23
12:42PM
0.26
12:14AM
1.12

Note: the tide data above is for Rancho Palos Verdes which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Japs Cove.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Japs Cove blow from the NNE

Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
08
Tue
09
7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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partially cloudy
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cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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