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West Pass ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 2.6

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West Pass Surf Forecast / Alabama / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Wednesday 05 May 2021 CDT
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
West Pass surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's West Pass sea temperature is 22.0 °C (Statistics for 05 May 1981-2005 - mean: 23.7 max: 26.8 min: 21.8 °C)
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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
West Pass surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's West Pass sea temperature is 22.0 °C (Statistics for 05 May 1981-2005 - mean: 23.7 max: 26.8 min: 21.8 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at West Pass (calm at Gulf Shores 2 km from West Pass).

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1 h 15 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
NNE
Clean
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How big are the waves at West Pass today?

The current surf forecast for West Pass at 1AM is: 0.8m 8s primary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 06:00pm May 05). An open ocean swell of 0.2m 2s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore.

Time (CDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 May)2.5ft (0.7m)8s
Afternoon (06 May)2ft (0.6m)8s
Evening (06 May)1.5ft (0.5m)7s

Table - waves today at West Pass. (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
Wednesday
05
Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thu
13
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0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.4
SE
0.4
SSE
0.5
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.5
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.9
S
0.8
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.8
SE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.6
S
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSW
0.5
S
0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.6
SE
0.9
SSE
1
SE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.9
SSE
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10
SSE
5
NW
10
N
25
NNE
15
NNE
20
NNE
15
NNE
15
NNW
15
NW
10
NNW
15
N
15
N
20
N
20
N
20
N
20
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNE
15
NE
15
ENE
10
ENE
15
E
15
SE
15
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
20
S
20
SSW
20
S
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SSW
15
SSE
15
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSE
15
SSE
10
SE
10
SE
5
NE
15
NE
15
E
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SW
5
SE
0
SSW
10
NNW
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononononcross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
on
ononcrosscross-
on
glassoff
5:42PM
0.48
6:09PM
0.39
12:29PM
0.36
11:49PM
0.30
11:48AM
0.40
11:01AM
0.45
10:56AM
0.51
11:13AM
0.56
11:40AM
0.60
5:50AM
0.16
4:35AM
0.23
8:39PM
0.29
3:48AM
0.27
7:57PM
0.21
8:18PM
0.14
8:47PM
0.09
9:20PM
0.05
10:01PM
0.03

Note: the tide data above is for Bon Secour, Bon Secour River, Alabama which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for West Pass.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at West Pass blow from the NNW

Wednesday
05
Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thu
13
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thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
light rain
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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