13th Beach Surf Report 01.10.17

13th Beach Surf Report 01.10.17 Beacon….High Tide 1.53pm Low Tide 8.29am…a fresh west to northwester at 18K’s and a solid 6ft swell on the open beaches…loads of energy this morn…me thinks the reefs from Posso’s to Bells will be fruitful for experienced riders…maybe Raffamea Bay for something sedate…onshore expected  by 5.00pm…Monday will be west to north west at 11K’s and 4ft…again the banks maybe tested due to the westerly aspect…reefs from Posso’s to Bells will be good…onshore expected by 2.00pm…Tuesday will be northerly at 8K’s and 4ft…looks like a good day of surf at 13th and townies…find a bank and enjoy…cross shore by 5.00pm with a westerly kicking in….Wednesday will be northerly at 9K’s and 3ft…more quality surf at 13th and townies…go surfing….Thursday will be south west at 30K’s and 7ft and building…all roads lead to protected point breaks…east of townies, 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 30.09.17 Beacon

13th Beach Surf Report 30.09.17 Beacon…a solid unruly 6 to 8ft swell on the open beaches…all roads lead to the protected breaks….east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis , Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Sunday will be west to north west at 20K’s and 5ft…likely too much westerly still in the pattern…cleaner at Posso’s to Bells…maybe a high tide wave at Raffamea Bay…onshore by 5.00pm….Monday will be westerly at 12K’s and 4ft…cross shore surf conditions at 13th and townies…clean at Posso’s…clean at Raffamea Bay…onshore by 2.00pm….Tuesday will be northerly at 6K’s and 4ft…clean waves at 13th and townies…find a bank and score a few waves…onshore by 5.00pm….Wednesday will be south east at 3K’s and 3ft…aah…spring has arrived…a southeaster at 3K’s and 3ft…time to think of quarantines…mmm…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 28.09.17

13th Beach Surf Report 28.09.17…Cylinders…High Tide 5.10pm Low Tide 10.56am….a fresh westerly on the open beaches this morn and a 4ft swell…way cleaner on the reefs from Posso’s to Bells…Raffamea Bay will be clean….mid to high tide will be preferable….Friday will be west to north west at 25K’s and 4 to 5ft….solid and semi clean at 13th and townies…the westerly aspect may challenge the bank quality…solid clean waves from Posso’s to Bells region….go surfing….Saturday will be westerly at 25K’s and 6 to 8ft…likely way too cross shore and solid for 13th and townies….cleaner from Posso’s to Bells…ideal for gunho surfies…mmm….maybe Raffamea Bay for a small wave option….Sunday will be west to north west at 18K’s and 6ft…semi clean and solid on the open beaches…banks again will be challenged….Posso’s to Bells will be firing….expected onshore by 5.00pm….Raffamea Bay may  have a clean wave on the mid to high tides….Monday will be westerly at 11K’s and 4ft…cross shore early and onshore by 11.00am….maybe best option will be Posso’s early or Raffamea Bay….think Pt Road Knight and Lorne later….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 27.09.17 Golfies

13th Beach Surf Report 27.09.17 Golfies….High Tide 4.35pm Low Tide 10.20am…a very soft swell this morn at 2ft or so and a strengthening north to northwester at 15K’s….find a bank and roll the shoulder….expected onshore by 1.00 pm then back to west to north west later in the arvo….Thursday will be west to north west at 18K’s and 4ft…fairly clean at 13th and townies but the westerly aspect may challenge the bank quality…tending westerly by mid arvo making for cross shore surf later…maybe Posso’s and Raffamea Bay as an option…Friday will be west to north west at 19K’s and 4 to 5ft…solid surf on the open beaches…13th and townies worth due consideration though I think the reefs from Posso’s to Bells maybe more settled….Saturday will be westerly at 20K’s and 6 to 8ft…looks way too large and cross shore at 13th and townies…the reefs from Posso’s to Bells….expected onshore by 1.00pm…protected point breaks will then be viable….east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt RoadKnight, Lorne and Kennett….Sunday will be westerly at 20K’s and 6ft…solid cross shore waves at 13th and townies…looks like Posso’s will be clean….maybe Raffamea Bay if you can score a fullish tide….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 25.09.17

13th Beach Surf Report 25.09.17 Beacon…High Tide 3.30pm Low Tide 9.08am….a very jumble up swell this morn at 13th and townies…fairly small at 2 to 3ft but expected to build during the day…west to south west at 17K’s tending south west at 20K’s in the afternoon…Maybe a cleaner wave at Posso’s or Lorne….Tuesday will be westerly at 10K’s and 3ft…cross shore surf at 13th and townies…tending offshore around 10.00am for a clean window of surf then back onshore by 4.00pm…..Wednesday will be north east at 25K’s and 3ft…clean fun waves at 13th and townies…go surfing….Thursday will be westerly at 15K’s and 4 to 5ft…solid cross shore surf at 13th and townies…a better day on the reefs from Posso’s to Bells….maybe a high tide paddle at Raffamea Bay….Friday will be west to north west at 20K’s and 4 to 5ft…solid surf at 13th and townies but the westerly aspect may challenge the bank quality…looks like quality on the reefs from Posso’s to Bells….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 24.09.17

13th Beach Surf Report 24.09.17…High Tide 2.59pm Low Tide 8.30am….Cylinders…a front pushed though and now its sunny and the wind is up from the west to north west at 30k’s on a 2 to 3ft swell…not many crew around but still surf on offer…a load of west in it likely cleaner at Posso’s to Bells…building during the day and tending more north westerly by late arvo….Monday will be westerly at 17K’s and 4 to 5ft….large cross shore surf at 13th and townies….cleaner at Posso’s to Bells me thinks…expected onshore by 1.00pm…think Pt Road Knight and  Lorne then….Tuesday will be north west at 9K’s and 3ft…clean surf at 13th and townies…tending east to north east by midday then onshore by late arvo…Wednesday will be north to north west at 25K’s and 3ft…clean waves at 13th and townies tending westerly late arvo making for cross shore surf…Thursday will be westerly at 14K’s and 5ft…large cross shore surf at 13th and townies…clean surf at Posso’s to Bells…tending west to north west mid to late arvo….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

Shaun Thomson Circa 1985

Shaun Thomson heading down the line…circa 1985 liking that Canyon board…Photo credit Kirk Aeder.