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Currently, it's 5:51 pm Thu Aug 25 2016 in beautiful Miami-Dade County, Florida

Tropical Storm Gaston

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Updated: 5pm EDT Thu Aug 25 2016
Wind: 64 MPH | Location: 21.6N 45.5W | Movement: NW
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Volcom Party at Liquid Tube Surf Shop

Hello Guys, we would like to invite you to a great event we are going to be holding on Thursday November the 12th. First, we will have a pre-season sale in the shop and then Surfrider Foundation Miami will be hosting along with Volcom the premier of Psychic Migrations Surf Movie at the very nice O Cinema just a block away from the shop here in beautiful Miami Beach. This will be a awesome and fun event to come for the whole surf community in Miami !!! Spread the word! Cheers and much Aloha!!!

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Surfrider Miami Update

      Surfrider Miami October Update

Fall is here and we are gearing up for peak surfing season here in Miami. Surfrider Miami has several events on tap for October and November so be sure to follow our updates on Instagram and Facebook.

See you out in the surf!

Upcoming Events

  • October 11 (TONIGHT) – Drinks upstairs at 27 - DonQ will make a donation to Surfrider for every DQ drink sold TONIGHT 8-11PM
  • October 13 – 1 Hotel Dune Restoration at 6th Street 9-12pm, Miami Beach Meet in the Dune area
  • November 7 – Standup for the Cure Miami Pre-race Cleanup
  • November 6-8 – Surfrider Foundation Florida Chapter Conference, Hobe Sound, FL
  • November TBA – NEW Volcom movie Miami premiere - Watch Facebook/Instagram for updated information on the date and time.

  WANTED: Miami Activists! Help us protect our oceans, beaches, and waves by volunteering at Surfrider Miami events, cleanups, and dune restorations. 
Contact us today for more information, chair@miami.surfrider.org

Forecast Pete

Red Alert, Red alert , Joaquin looks like a swell maker

In case you live in a cave and haven't noticed, there is a cat 4 out there in the Central Bahamas .  I don't expect this forum to take off like in years past (yea I know, its passe ) but damn there has to be some lurkers here that can chime in . This is what we were originally all about .  Anyhows I've been watching dis spinner from afar in my Homeland 5,000 miles away . Incidentally I was back in South Fla this past weekend for family tragedy but only stayed a few days .  Twin Brother Rod scored excellent waves Tuesday upcoast (By Fla standards) . I missed it by one day (Boo hoo) . I'll try to post some of his pics .

    Anyhows back to the present moment . Joaquin has been givning the models fits but the track seems to be more in alignment now . Here's the good news : Probable slot swell sometime today . Yes they are fabled and short lived so if you score , brag all about it right here . As Joaquin  rides da ridge North it will enter the Central Fla swell window . Expect East swell shld high or so , maybe mo bigga or maybe mo smalla (You know this is Fla ) Sometime Saturday . Winds will be veering NW then West (Can it get any better).  Big problem is the storm will now be racing NE and at a good clip which always spells bummers as we have come to learn . Still there is good potential for East swell upcoast Saturday into Sunday and possible NE swell on Monday , even a fabled kick back swell with a more Northerly direction Late Monday into Tueaday . The big question is : " Will South beach work?" . I've already been asked that question and i would say No. it doesnt look like a swell maker for down Southland . But for those that beleive in Virginia and Santa Claus , there is still a glimmer of hope. Fla has been wave starved for too long , let the swell trains roll in .

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Ohanapalooza Coming this weekend!

Thanks to all the sponsors and volunteers who stepped up to put OhanaPalooza! together for this coming Saturday, September 26th. Please help spread the word, and join us to celebrate the six month anniversary of the Surfing Museum in Delray Beach. From all of us at the Palm Beach County Surfing History Project - surfhistoryproject.org

 

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Recent Observations
from: Thu 25 Aug 16 05:00 pm
Spot st. augustine
(41012)
canaveral
(41009)
canaveral east
(41010)
ft. pierce
(41114)
lake worth
(lkwf1)
fowey rocks
(fwyf1)
Time
Wed 19 Feb 14 07:00 am
Observation is 22041 hours old
Thu 25 Aug 16 04:00 pm
Sat 20 Aug 16 10:00 am
Observation is 127 hours old
Thu 25 Aug 16 05:00 pm
Thu 25 Aug 16 05:00 pm
Thu 25 Aug 16 05:00 pm
Wind ----NE (30)
@ 11.8 kt
----n/a (n/a)
@ -- kt
NE (50)
@ 22.1 kt
NE (40)
@ 16.1 kt
Atmp/SST ----83.1 F/82.6 F----n/a F/82.6 F82.2 F/87.1 F85.1 F/86.4 F
Significant Waves ----------4.3 ft @ 8 sec----
Wind Waves ----2.3 ft @ 5 sec----3.9 ft @ 7.7 sec----
Swell ----3.6 ft @ 9.1 sec----1 ft @ 10.5 sec----
from: 432 pm edt thu aug 25 2016
Synopsis: .... east-northeast winds will prevail through friday, leading to choppy seas at times on the atlantic. deep tropical moisture will continue to to bring periods of showers and thunderstorms, especially over the atlantic waters. there is considerable forecast uncertainty for winds and seas this weekend into early next week, as there is a potential that a strong tropical wave near the turks and caicos island could develop into a tropical cyclone. please consult the products of the national hurricane center for additional information. the approximate location of the west wall of the gulf stream as of aug 23, 2016 at 1200 utc... 12 nautical miles east of fowey rocks. 16 nautical miles east of port everglades. 10 nautical miles northeast of lake worth. 9 nautical miles east northeast of jupiter inlet. this data courtesy of the naval oceanographic office.
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windeast 10 to 15 knotseast northeast 10 to 15 knotseast northeast 10 to 15 knotseast northeast 15 to 20 knots
seas 2 to 4 ft 2 to 3 ft 2 to 3 ft 2 to 4 ft

Maps

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Tropical Surface Analysis
Tropical Atlantic Surface Analysis Map
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Tropical Satellite
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created: Thursday August 25, 2016 05:16 pm
WW3 Heights
NOAA WaveWatch3 wave height forecast
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WW3 Periods
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Tides

Miami Tides
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