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 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

13th Beach Surf Report 27.08.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report….27.08.17…Cylinders….High Tide 4.08pm Low Tide 9.31am…a howling onshore wind that has ripped at least 20 threads of precious hair from my head, if anyone finds them, please pop into the Rasta Emporium for me, they are blonde and 2 ½ inches long…though I digress…a solid 6ft plus onshore mess…think protected breaks like east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Monday ditto above breaks…Tuesday will be westerly at 20K’s and 3ft…cross shore on the open beaches…clean at Posso’s and Raffamea Bay….mmm…Wednesday will be west to south west at 20K’s and 5 to 6ft…again poor onshore surf at 13th and townies…think of Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Thursday will be north west at 8K’s and 3ft…clean offshore surf at 13th and townies…a fun day for a paddle…tending north east after lunchtime…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 26.08.17 Beacon

13th Beach Surf Report…26.08.17 Beacon High Tide 3.32pm Low Tide 8.51am…There is an easterly aspect to this swell making for peaky waves with some velocity…with a west to northwester at 8K’s and 3 to 4ft…super clean but just a bit like chasing rainbows…hooking into a peak is a bit of a lottery…a dropping tide is probably making it tougher too…likely to settle down during the day and kick a cog or two in the afternoon…me thinks a mid tide incoming will be good…reefs from Posso’s to Bells will fire….Sunday will be south to south west at 25K’s and 8ft…looks like being big, onshore  and out of control at 13th and townies…protected breaks east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis,Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett….Monday will be south to south west at 20K’s and 5 to 6ft…still solid and onshore….ditto above breaks….Tuesday will be west to north west at 16K’s and 3ft…fairly clean but a load of westerly still in the wind making it more cross shore than liked…tending westerly in the arvo….Posso’s will be good fun…maybe Raffamea Bay for a high tide paddle…..Wednesday will be westerly at 25K’s and 4 to 5ft at 13th and townies…too cross shore on the open beaches…cleaner waves at Posso’s early before an expected onshore by 10.00am…then Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…..stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

 

13th Beach Surf Report 25.08.17

13th Beach Surf Report…25.08.17….Beacon…High Tide 2.54pm Low Tide 8.06am…A west to north west at 15K’s and around 3ft on the pulses…sort of wonky at 13th and townies on a low tide…me thinks Posso’s and the reefs will be more consistent today….maybe a Raffamea Bay session in the arvo on high tide….Saturday will be north west at 25K’s and 4ft…solid clean offshore surf at 13th and townies…tending west to north west at 25K’s in the arvo….the reefs from Posso’s to Bells will fire….Sunday will be south to south west at 35K’s and 6 to 8ft…too big and ugly at 13th beach…time to looks for more protected waves like east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight , Lorne and Kennett….Monday will be south to south west at 15K’s and 6ft…still super solid and onshore at 13th and townies…ditto above locales….Tuesday will be west to north west at 20K’s and 3ft…still windy at 13th and townies…the westerly component may affect the quality stakes…still surfable though…reefs maybe a little more cleaner….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 24.08.17

13th Beach Surf Report…24.08.17….The Hole….High Tide 2.10 pm Low Tide 7.17 am…a wonky and shifty 3to 4ft swell on the open beaches…light offshore from the north west but still not making much difference to the quality…expected to swing westerly proper by 10.00am…me thinks Posso’s to Bells will likely be cleaner…onshore expected by 1.00pm…so time is of the essence peoples..Friday will be west to north west at 18K’s and 3ft…a load of westerly in this wind…making for predominately cross shore conditions at 13th and townies…again Posso’s will be more protected …maybe a high tide paddle at Raffamea Bay if the banks return…mmm…Saturday will be west to north west at 20K’s and 4ft…still a load of westerly at 13th and townies…pretty solid…the reefs again from Posso’s to Bells will be cleaner…another high tide at Raffamea Bay maybe worth a look…Sunday will be southerly at 16K’s and 5ft…large and onshore at 13th and townies…best options will be Pt Road Knight and Lorne for a small clean wave….Monday will be westerly at 8K’s and 4ft…cross shore at 13th and townies…clean at Posso’s before the predicted onshore by 1.00pm…stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co

13th Beach Surf Report 23.08.17

13th Beach Surf Report…23.08.17…Beacon….. High Tide 1.21 pm Low Tide 6.23…A solid 4ft swell on the open beaches this morn and a fresh west to northwester at 20K’s….a few out at the Hole sampling its wares….tending west to south west by mid to late arvo….Thursday will be westerly at 18K’s and 3ft…cross shore on the open beaches so better waves at Posso’s to Bells…onshore again by late arvo….Friday will be west to north west at 20K’s and 3ft…still windy conditions at 13th and townies…a lot of westerly aspect in this wind so not as clean as one would like…still surfable though at 13th and townies…reefs to will be fun…Posso’s to Bells…tending westerly by 1.00 pm creating cross shore conditions at 13th and townies…Saturday will be west to north west at 17K’s and 4 to 5ft…solid surf at 13th and townies…challenging stuff…likely more reliable on the reefs from Posso’s to Bells…expected west to south west by 4.00pm….Sunday will be west to south west at 8K’s and 4ft…onshore surf at 13th and townies….maybe a clean wave down at Pt Road Knight and lorne….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co