13th Beach Surf Report 05.09.17 1st Car Park

13th Beach Surf Report…. 05.09.17 ….1st Car park… High Tide 11.26am Low Tide 5.00pm…super solid and out of control at 13th and townies…around 6 to 8ft on the pulses with a howling westerly at 35 to 40k’s….Posso’s is likely the cleanest wave with heaps of rip….Bells too for big wave legends…maybe a high tide paddle at Raffamea Bay….mmm…Wednesday will be westerly at 30K’s and 6 to 8ft…still uber solid and out of control at 13th and townies…ditto Posso’s to Bells….Raffamea Bay on the high tide….Thursday will be westerly at 35K’s and 6ft…ditto above….Friday will be south west at 30K’s and 8 to 10ft…east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…kaboom…Saturday will be westerly at 25K’s and 5 to 6ft…large and cross shore at 13th and townies…clean at Posso’s to Bells…tending west to south west at 1.00pm…think Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis,Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 04.09.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report…04.09.17…Cylinders….H.T 10.27am L.T 3.40pm…A solid westerly wind affect swell at 13th and townies…west to north west at 30K’s and 4 to 5ft…better wave options from Posso’s to Bells…maybe a high tide paddle at Raffamea Bay if the banks comply…Tuesday will be west to north west at 35K’s and 6 to 8ft…still likely too much westerly aspect on the open beaches….experienced surfers will head to the reefs…build to 10ft in the arvo….mmm…Wednesday will be westerly at 35K’s and 8 to 10ft…still way too cross shore for 13th and townies…Posso’s to Bells for the big wave riders…Raffamea Bay on the high tide for smaller wave legends….Thursday will be west to north west at 25K’s and 6ft…again likely to much westerly aspect on the open beaches…then the swell kicks to a ginormous 8 to 10ft and expected 15ft over night…I hope the wooden steps on the beaches are all bolted down properly….erosion 101…Friday will be 10 to 12ft with a south to southwester at 35K’s ….tis likely secret spots will have waves….east of townies…Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….seek and ye shall find….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 03.09.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report 03.09.17 High Tide 9.25am Low Tide 2.28pm…Cylinders…this photo was pre the roaring winds that have now arrived from the west to north west at 45K’s plus…the swell is  expected to build during the day and get to around 4ft and slightly bigger on the pulses…a real unknown with this wind though…Monday will be west to north west at 35K’s and 6 to 8ft…super solid at 13th and townies…looks like a day for the reefs from Posso’s and Bells…big wave legends seek and ye shall find…maybe a high tide paddle at Raffamea Bay….Tuesday will be westerly at 40K’s and 8 to 10ft…still howling cross shore winds and uber large surf…still reef action…Posso’s to Bells….Wednesday will be westerly at 35K’s and 8 to 10ft…can it continue…mmm….more cranking reef action with string winds….Thursday will be west to north west at 25K’s and 4 to 5ft…lookling cleaner on the open beaches…still a lot of westerly aspect though…me thinks the reefs will be more reliable….Posso’s to Bells…high tide Raffamea Bay….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report Signees 02.09.17

13th Beach Surf Report 02.09.17…Signees… High Tide 8.26am Low Tide 1.30pm…a windy north to northeaster at 25K’s and 1 to 2ft…13th and townies is tiny but its predicted to slowly build during the day…me thinks a log or fat fish would be fine…Sunday will be west to north west at 35K’s and 4ft..still windy and semi clean at 13th and townies…a load of westerly aspect will affect wave quality…expected to build to 5 to 6ft…maybe better on the reefs…Monday will be west to north west at 30K’s and 6 to 8ft…still howling offshore but a load of westerly making more cross shore conditions….again the reefs are likely to be more reliable from Posso’s to Bells…..Tuesday will be westerly at 35K’s and 8 to 10ft…cross shore on the open beaches and looking way too gnarly…big wave riders will head to Posso’s and Bells region…maybe a smaller wave at Raffamea Bay on the high tide….Wednesday will be westerly at 25K’s and 10 to 12ft…ditto above….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

Jim Banks

Jim Banks laying some rail at Flemings point…circa 87

13th Beach Surf Report 01.09.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report….01.09.17….Cylinders….High Tide 7.32am Low Tide 12.44pm…a soft 2ft swell at 13th and townies with slightly bigger pulses…north to north east at 11K’s…clean and offshore all day…likely too small for the reefs….Saturday will be northerly at 25k’s and 3ft…windy and clean at 13th and townies…a good day for a paddle indeed….Sunday will be north west at 35K’s and 5ft…expected solid and clean on the open beaches…banks will be challenged…maybe too much westerly aspect for this swell…me thinks from Posso’s to Bells will handle it….Monday will be west to north west at 36K’s and 6 to 8ft…likely way too big and westerly for 13th and townies…a day for bigger wave riders on the reefs…tending westerly during the day….Posso’s maybe a good option….Tuesday will be west to north west at 30K’s and 6 to 8ft…again super solid on the open beaches…likely too big and westerly in aspect for here….better options maybe Posso’s to Bells…locally Raffamea Bay may have a wave on the high tide…mmm….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 31.08.17 Beacon

13th Beach Surf Report 31.08.17 ….Beacon…High Tide 6.45am… Low Tide 12.02pm….a west to northwester at 8K’s and a 3 to 4ft swell at 13th and townies…likely way cleaner at Posso’s and the reefs at present…expected to swing easterly at 9K’s by 1.00pm…and then east to south east…Friday will be north to north east at 12K’s and 3ft…clean fun waves at 13th and townies all day….go surfing…Saturday will be northerly at 25K’s and 2ft…small clean surf in the morn at 13th and townies…building during the day to possibly 4ft…mmm…Sunday will be north west at 25K’s and 4 to 4ft…solid surf on the open beaches…13th and townies will fire…hopefully there will be some decent banks…quality surf on the reefs from Posso’s to Bells region…Monday will be west to north west at 35K’s and 6 to 8ft…looks like a super solid groundswell…bigger waves for big wave riders…Bells will fire but an expected westerly will challenge the open beaches…Posso’s will be ok as will Raffamea Bay on the high tide…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach 30.08.17 Beacon

13th Beach Surf Report.. 30.08.17…High Tide 5.47pm Low Tide 11.24am…an overcast, dreary day at 13th and townies…tis raining…a 3ft or so swell with a west to southwester at 15K’s…the swell will build during the day…me thinks maybe Pt Road Knight or Lorne will have a loggin wave…Thursday will be westerly at 5K’s and 3ft…light cross shore waves on the open beaches…still surfable…then light offshore by 10.00am…then light onshore by 1.00pm….strange but true…Friday will be north to north east at 11K’s and 3ft…clean fun waves at 13th and townies…a nice way to end the week…mmm…Saturday will be north to north east at 30K’s and 3ft…a howling offshore at 13th and townies…gotta be hollow….a great day to hit the surf…yes super windy….Sunday will be northerly at 35K’s and 4 to 5ft…looks like being super solid at 13th and townies…and windy…building in the arvo to 6ft….waves everywhere…reefs from Posso’s to Bells will fire….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co