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 Surf Report 28.08.17 Beacon

13th Beach Surf Report…28.08.17… High Tide 4.41pm Low Tide 10.10am…Beacon…a sort of angry sea this morn with a messy onshore swell at 6ft on the sets and an onshore southwester at 15K’s….best chance of a clean wave will be east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool , Pt Addis ,Pt RoadKnight , Lorne and Kennett…seek and ye shall find…Tuesday will be west to north west at 15K’s and 3ft…fairly clean surf at 13th and townies…reefs will likely be more settled…expected onshore by 4.00pm…Wednesday will be west to south west at 20K’s and 4ft…onshore and uninspiring at 13th and townies…maybe a clean small wave at Pt Road Knight and Lorne…mmm….Thursday will be east to north east at 8K’s and 3ft…some fun waves on offer at 13th and townies…likely a tad peaky and fast….go surfing….Friday will be north to north east at 20K’s and 3ft…clean fun waves at 13th and townies…enjoy….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 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 22.08.17 Beacon

 

13th Beach Surf Report…22.08.17…Beacon….High Tide 12.26 pm Low Tide 5.18 am…a 4 degree start to the dawn patrol his morn…a 3ft swell with a light west to northwester at 8K’s…find a bank and have a paddle…reefs too will be fun from Posso’s to Bells….Wednesday will be north west at 15K’s and 3 to 4ft…maybe a tad too much westerly on it but still pretty clean at 13th and townies…Reefs again will be good with a low tide incoming…Thursday will be south west at 15K’s and 5ft…solid onshore surf at 13th and townies…best options east of townies, Fisho’s Torqool, Pt Addis, Pt Road Knight, Lorne and Kennett…Friday will be west to north west at 15K’s and 3ft…a load of westerly on the swell…13th and townies will be ok early but suffer to the cross shore by mid morn…Posso’s will be good fun…maybe a high tide Raffamea Bay session on the cards….Saturday will be south to south west at 17K’s and 5 to 6ft…solid onshore surf on the open beaches…best options 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 21.08.17 Cylinders

13th Beach Surf Report…21.08.17….Cylinders…High Tide 11.25 am Low Tide 4.41 pm…A fairly clean morn of surf with a straight swell on an incoming tide…a north to north east at 15K’s and 3ft and slightly bigger on the pulses…find a bank and enjoy the solitude…Tuesday will be west to north west at 15K’s and 3ft…more clean waves at 13th and townies…me thinks a mid-tide paddle will not disappoint…Wednesday will be north west at 25K’s and 4ft…windy clean offshore waves most of the day at 13th and townies …clean waves too on the reefs from Posso’s to Bells…onshore expected by 4.00 pm…Thursday will be westerly at 18K’s and 4ft…a cross shore at 13th and townies, cleaner at Posso’s before an expected southwester at 1.00pm….Friday will be west to north west at 20K’s and 4ft…a windy clean wave at 13th and townies…chasing banks will be the key…Beacon likely to fire early…the reefs too will be a good option today….stay upright and make a difference Ross Rasta Surf Co