BOB FREEMAN’S WEEKEND SURF REPORT FOR MAY 13-15

By  //  May 14, 2016

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Surfers will find fun waves at all locations

Waves are looking mostly unrideable this morning. Late-morning's lower tide could help make the small waves more rideable by then. Surfers seeking an early morning surf session may want to focus on Cocoa Beach's northernmost beaches for a longboardable wave.

Cocoa Beach ocean temperatures now average 78 degrees.

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Bob Freeman has been surfing Brevard's waves since 1966.

Bob Freeman has been surfing Brevard’s waves since 1966.Waves are not looking very fun this morning. There is plenty of northeasterly groundswell remaining, but onshore winds from passing storms are producing sloppy conditions.

FRIDAY: This morning surfers will find mostly knee-high waves with clean lines from a steady northwesterly wind. Late morning may present the best conditions for desperate longboarders as the receding tide will offer longer rides.

SATURDAY: Surfers will find fun waves at all locations this morning. Last night’s offshore breeze will continue through most of the morning. Waves are still running in the solid thigh-high range with occasional bigger sets during late morning’s high-tide push.

SUNDAY: I believe waves will decrease down into the knee- to thigh-high range with clean conditions again from a northwesterly breeze.

Cocoa Beach ocean temperatures now average 78 degrees.

BREVARD-COUNTY-MAP-300WAVE HEIGHT MAPS

Friday
• Playalinda …   2 ft
• Cape Canaveral … 1 ft
• Cocoa Beach … 1-2 ft
• Satellite Beach … 1-2 ft
• Indialantic … 1-2 ft
• Melbourne Beach … 1-2 ft
• Sebastian Inlet … 1-2 ft

Saturday
• Playalinda …   2 ft
• Cape Canaveral … 1-2 ft
• Cocoa Beach … 2 ft
• Satellite Beach … 2 ft
• Indialantic … 2 ft
• Melbourne Beach … 2 ft
• Sebastian Inlet … 2 ft

Sunday
• Playalinda …   2 ft
• Cape Canaveral … 1 ft
• Cocoa Beach … 1-2 ft
• Satellite Beach … 1-2 ft
• Indialantic … 1-2 ft
• Melbourne Beach … 1-2 ft
• Sebastian Inlet … 1-2 ft

Bob Freeman has been surfing Brevard’s waves since 1966. 

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Bob-Freeman-180-2Bob Freeman has been surfing Brevard’s waves since 1966. He was also the first to surf several of North Carolina’s remote islands in the mid ’60s and travels frequently to surf in Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Mexico and Hawaii. He provided his first surf reporting and weekend forecasts in 1968 live on WKKO radio from the RonJon Surf Shop on Cocoa Beach Pier. He was the 1968 Florida Men’s Surfing Champion and is the current Florida Legend’s Surfing Champion. He has gathered over 300 amateur 1st place awards in both shortboard and longboard divisions. He is a 2014 Inductee into the Space Coast Sports Hall of Fame.

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