"Stay happy and you'll be perfectly fine" - Jack Norris

The Goat’s Surf Forecast

Surf forecast issued Thursday 9 May 2024: Seven day outlook for Sydney

It’s May..

The month when you May get good surf or bad, and May good weather or bad… Get it?!

What’s it to be?~~~~~~~

Well, for the Surf, you May get ………… something like this in the week ahead

Friday: somewhere in the 1- 2 metre range East South East

Saturday: starting to come up in the 1-2 metre range, maybe 2 + metres at places open to due South, but it also looks like there’ll be an East South East swell, so waves are likely to be getting in to most places. The Bureau has a general surf warning up.

Sunday: easing a bit into the 1-2 metre range South /East

Monday: up again in the 1-2 metre range, maybe 2+ metres East South East

Tuesday: easing back a bit in the 1-2 metre range East

Wednesday: around 1ish metres, maybe 1+ metres South East

Thursday: ditto South South East

And for the Weather check the BoM forecast below>>

Stay dry – unless you’re going in the water.

Stay safe, wherever you are.

And Keep Smiling ūüôā

TG

Up in the Air

MSLP Analysis for Thu May  9 06:00:00 2024 AUTC

http://www.bom.gov.au/australia/charts/4day_col.shtml

Latest Colour Mean Sea-Level Pressure Analysis and Infrared Greyscale Satellite

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Thu May  9 08:30:00 2024

Wind

https://www.windy.com/-33.850/151.220?-34.364,151.221,8

Down in the Sea

Water temp is around 22-23

image

Tides

https://www.nsw.gov.au/sites/default/files/2023-06/nsw_tides_2023%E2%80%932024.pdf

Weather from the Bureau

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 90% 

Sydney area

Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 1:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

Friday 10 May

Summary
Min 15
Max 22
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 100% 

Sydney area

Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Light winds.

Fire Danger – No Rating

Sun protection recommended from 10:20 am to 1:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Saturday 11 May

Summary
Min 14
Max 19
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 50 mm
Chance of any rain: 95% 

Sydney area

Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. Light winds.

Surf conditions may be more powerful than they appear and are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing and swimming.

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 1:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Sunday 12 May

Summary
Min 14
Max 21
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90% 

Sydney area

Cloudy. High chance of showers. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

Monday 13 May

Summary
Min 14
Max 23
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60% 

Sydney area

Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southerly during the day then becoming light during the evening.

Tuesday 14 May

Summary
Min 13
Max 23
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20% 

Sydney area

Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Wednesday 15 May

Summary
Min 12
Max 23
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20% 

Sydney area

Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Thursday 16 May

Summary
Min 13
Max 22
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60% 

Sydney area

Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds