Northern Beaches
Updated: 2018-08-21 13:32:00 Surf: clean 4-6ft SSE Winds: Fresh W Weather: fine and sunny Rating: 6/10

Afternoon report: Conditions are still clean and the swell hanging in at mostly 4-5ft across the south swell magnets, with less consistent cleanup 6ft bombs. Other open beaches are smaller and we've got an incoming tide which is helping some spots. It should be clean into this evening so try for a late session. Condolences also go to Bob from Avalon's family and friends on such a tragic day.

2018-08-21 08:08:00: clean 4-5ft S, Moderate W, fine and sunny 7/10

Looking very tasty out across the coast this morning with clean straight long lines of south swell to 4-5ft across the south magnets. Some beaches are just closeouts and others much better, so you'll have to do a bit of a shuffle to find the best surf today. It's only for experienced surfers and there's a further kick in size expected through the day.

2018-08-21 06:10:00: clean 3-5ft S, Light WNW, fine 6/10

Dawn report: A cold crisp morning with clear skies overhead and a light offshore wind. The south swell has backed off further overnight as we fall in between pulses. Open beaches are on the small size and only 2-3ft, but the south magnets are the pick with bigger sets to 4-5ft. Be aware that a new SSE swell is due through the day, so only paddle out across those south facing beaches if you have the ability and experience. Tune back in for the updated photo report around 8am.

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Nearest Observed Surf Reports:
Nearest Surfcams:
Avoca Beach
Shark Island
Cronulla Point
Cronulla Beaches

3-4ft (Overhead) reaching 4-5ft at south facing beaches
W 18kt
2.2 m @ 11s S (172°)
0.7 m @ 3.9s WSW (251°)
First light: 6:02am Sunrise:6:28am Sunset:5:29pm Last light:5:54pm
Current: 14.4 (5:50pm) Min: 8°C - Max: 19°C

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