Bob Freeman’s Daily Surf Report For August 9 In Brevard County
By Space Coast Daily // August 9, 2017
Wednesday: Waves are running in the knee- to waist-high range this morning with semi-clean conditions early from a surprise northwesterly breeze. Typical southeasterly winds will pick up soon and continue into the afternoon. Smaller waves in the knee- to thigh-high range are breaking in the Cocoa Beach area. Slightly bigger waves approaching waist-high can be found from PAFB through Melbourne Beach.
Cocoa Beach ocean temperatures now average 78 degrees.
WAVE HEIGHT MAPS
Playalinda … 2 ft
Water temp … 78
Cape Canaveral … 1-2 ft
Cocoa Beach … 2 ft
Satellite Beach … 2-3 ft
Indialantic … 2-3 ft
Sebastian Inlet … 2 ft
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Bob 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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