Hourly Gulf Surf Report & 6-day West Florida Surf Forecast


Monday May 10 9:30 PM EDT Today's Wave height and wind

Surf & Beach Report Updated: 9:30 pm

Aloha West Florida this is the machine with the Monday sunset Gulf surf and beach report. Partly cloudy into the hour. Air temperature at 79°. Water temperature at 85 °. The UV Index is (10) very high today. Currently west winds around 4 knots on Venice Beach; Incomming tide at 0.9 ↑ ft...(more.) Clearwater beach west winds 4 to 6 knots; Incomming tide 1.2 ↑ ft...(more.) Later on across the region Southwest winds around 10 knots then becoming south around 5 knots after midnight . Surf is down into the sunset . Wave height 1.0 ft (S 181°) at the Egmont Channel. Dominant wave period at 4 seconds. Next opportunity for fun surf comes on Thursday,Friday and Saturday. Check out the Red Tide status in the comprehensive report below. Further information about the future surf is available within the six day surf forecast. The Swellmachine's East Florida surf report currently posting: Minimal Shin to Knee pulse.

Pre-Season Tropics

There are 22 days until the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane season begins. Stay tuned; the Swellmachine (as always) will be bringing epic coverage of every Atlantic and Gulf Of Mexico Storm.

The 2021 storm names are as follows; Ana, Bill, Claudette, Danny, Elsa, Fred, Grace, Henri, Ida, Julian, Kate, Larry, Mindy, Nicholas, Odette, Peter, Rose, Sam, Teresa, Victor and Wanda.

Note: There are no current Special Tropical Weather Outlooks issued; however the last off-season Outlook issued can be viewed on the WX page. Special Tropical Weather Outlooks are updated by the National Hurricane Center as necessary during the off-season. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1st through November 30th.

Occasionally West Florida scores surf from off-season tropical activity. View our surf photo album of the 2018 pre-season tropical cyclone: Tropical Storm Alberto.

A transition from La Niña to ENSO-Neutral is likely in the next month or so, with an 80% chance of ENSO-neutral during May-July 2021.(According to the Climate Prediction Center)


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There are other places to surf. Check out the full Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands daily surf report. Check out our East Florida surf report and forecast. Also the Florida Panhandle daily report.

The Swellmachine is always updated bringing visitors cutting-edge Twenty-Four hour a day coverage of Florida Gulf surf & beach conditions. Swellmachine website users are kept up to date; Without ever having to wait on posts and updates. Even if they wake up well before the crack of dawn; no problem here. Swellmachine has got it all covered. Hey; the latest update was at 9:30 pm. Want to score the elusive Gulf surf & increase enjoyment of local beaches? Stay tuned to the Swellmachine's report, the Free 6-day West Florida surf forecast, Marine Forecast, Weather Forecast, Marine Alerts and Weather Alerts. Also check out the latest buoy data, weather observations, tides, Sunrise, Sunsets and more. All on this page. Have a wonderful Monday evening.

6-day Gulf Surf, Wind, Wave & Tide Forecast

In addition to up to the minute comprehensive reporting. Take a look into the future with the Swellmachine's free 6-day model based surf analysis and forecast. Breaking it down into an easy to read format by counties; the following have their own local page. Check out the Thursday,Friday and Saturday forecast:

Pro Wave and Wind

Advanced user report. The section above breaks down the surf forecast in an easy to read format and is based on these advanced reports. The breakdown below is more in-depth and covers 8 days.

Forecast for Monday 10th of May 2021 thru Monday 17th of May 2021

West Florida Surf Report 8 Day for wind and waves.

East Florida Surf Report 8 Day for wind and waves.

Tides

West Florida Tides for over 100 locations.

East Florida Tides for over 170 locations.

Marine Forecast & Alerts

There are No active marine watches, warnings or advisories for Bonita Beach to Suwannee River, FL (Issued by the National Weather Service) Last updated by the Swellmachine at 9:30 pm

Synopsis and Marine Forecast links updated by the NWS 807 PM EDT Mon May 10 2021
High pressure will remain over the region for the next couple of days, with winds and seas remaining below headlines. Source: FZUS52 KTBW NWS - Synopsis

Bonita Beach to Suwannee River, FL out 60 nm (Check in near real time) Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories.

Gulf of Mexico Marine Watches, Warnings and Advisories for the entire Gulf of Mexico.

Marine Forecast for the entire Gulf Of Mexico

Weather Forecasts, Watches, Warnings and Advisories

Special Weather Statement issued May 10 at 9:26PM EDT by NWS
Affected Areas: Hendry; Inland Broward County; Inland Collier County; Inland Palm Beach County
Special Weather Statement

Note: Alerts posted in this section above are filtered to display these Florida Counties: Sarasota, Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Manatee, Pinellas, Pasco, Hernando, Citrus and Monroe. View all Weather alerts for the entire state of Florida.

Weather Forecast for these Coastal West Florida Counties: Coastal Citrus , Coastal Hernando , Coastal Pasco , Coastal Hillsborough , Coastal Pinellas , Coastal Manatee , Coastal Sarasota , Coastal Charlotte , Coastal Lee , Coastal Collier County and Lower Monroe (Key West).

West Florida Watches, Warnings and Advisories (filtered results in near real time) for these West Florida Counties: Sarasota, Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Manatee, Pinellas, Pasco, Hernando, Citrus and Monroe.

Florida Weather Menu covering entire state. Coastal and inland counties. Alerts, watches and warning includes with each forecast.

All Florida Watches, Warnings and Advisories for the state of Florida.

Swellmachine features a weather forecast below for one West Florida location below.

Venice Jetty (Inlet)

NWS Forecast below released on Monday 10th of May 2021 08:02 PM.

Tonight

Tonight Weather Image
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 2 to 7 mph.

Tuesday

Tuesday Weather Image
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 2 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night

Tuesday Night Weather Image
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. North wind 2 to 9 mph.

Wednesday

Wednesday Weather Image
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 1 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night

Wednesday Night Weather Image
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

12-hour hourly WX

Mon May 10 09 PM Partly Cloudy 79 ° WSW 3 mph
Mon May 10 10 PM Partly Cloudy 78 ° WSW 2 mph
Mon May 10 11 PM Partly Cloudy 77 ° SSW 2 mph
Tue May 11 12 AM Partly Cloudy 76 ° SSE 2 mph
Tue May 11 01 AM Partly Cloudy 76 ° SSE 2 mph
Tue May 11 02 AM Partly Cloudy 76 ° SSE 2 mph
Tue May 11 03 AM Partly Cloudy 75 ° SE 2 mph
Tue May 11 04 AM Partly Cloudy 75 ° ESE 2 mph
Tue May 11 05 AM Partly Sunny 74 ° ESE 2 mph
Tue May 11 06 AM Partly Sunny 73 ° ESE 2 mph
Tue May 11 07 AM Mostly Sunny 76 ° ESE 2 mph
Tue May 11 08 AM Mostly Sunny 79 ° SE 2 mph
Tue May 11 09 AM Mostly Sunny 81 ° S 3 mph

Observations - Venice FL - Airport and over 80 additional Florida Airport locations.

Red Tide

Red Tide Forecast for Southwest Florida Pinellas, Hillsboro, Manatee, Sarasota, Lee and Charlotte counties.

Posted: Monday 05-10-21
Image credit: NOAA

SWFL Moon Phases & Name

05-11 3:01 PM New Moon
05-19 3:13 PM First Quarter
05-26 7:14 AM Full Moon
06-02 3:26 AM Last Quarter

The May Full Moon is also known as the Flower Full Moon.

SWFL Moon Rise & Set

05-10 6:10 AM Moonrise
05-10 7:20 PM Moonset
05-11 6:42 AM Moonrise
05-11 8:13 PM Moonset

SWFL Sun Rise & Sunset Set

May 11, 2021 (Tuesday)

First Light6:17 am
Sunrise6:43 am
Sunset8:09 pm
Last Light8:35 pm

May 12, 2021 (Wednesday)

First Light6:16 am
Sunrise6:42 am
Sunset8:09 pm
Last Light8:35 pm

New: 120 day Sunrise and Sunset scheduele

Venice Jetty/Inlet [inside] Tides

05-1012:45 AM 1.44 ftHigh
05-105:53 AM 0.83 ftLow
05-1011:33 AM 2.09 ftHigh
05-107:16 PM -0.05 ftLow
05-111:31 AM 1.39 ftHigh
05-116:10 AM 0.97 ftLow
05-1111:49 AM 2.19 ftHigh
05-117:48 PM -0.17 ftLow
Extended: Venice Inlet Tides
Nearby: Venice Pier Tides

St. Petersburg Tides

05-102:47 AM 1.59 ftHigh
05-107:31 AM 0.91 ftLow
05-101:35 PM 2.29 ftHigh
05-108:54 PM -0.06 ftLow
05-113:33 AM 1.53 ftHigh
05-117:48 AM 1.06 ftLow
05-111:51 PM 2.41 ftHigh
05-119:26 PM -0.19 ftLow
St. Petersburg Tides

Captiva Island Tides

05-102:01 AM 1.44 ftHigh
05-107:11 AM 0.83 ftLow
05-1012:49 PM 2.09 ftHigh
05-108:34 PM -0.05 ftLow
05-112:47 AM 1.39 ftHigh
05-117:28 AM 0.97 ftLow
05-111:05 PM 2.19 ftHigh
05-119:06 PM -0.17 ftLow
Captiva Island (Pine Island Sound) Tides
Captiva Island (Outside) Tides
North Captiva Island Tides

42098 Buoy

Egmont Channel
Timestamp 08:56 PM EDT
Swell Direction : 181 ° S
Wave height: 0.9 ft
Dominant Wave Period : 4 s
Average Wave Period : 3.1 s
TimeWave HeightPeriodDirection
08:56 PM 1.04S
08:26 PM 1.35S
07:56 PM 1.34S
06:56 PM 1.34S
06:26 PM 1.34S
05:56 PM 1.34S
05:26 PM 1.34S
04:56 PM 1.04S
04:26 PM 1.04S
03:56 PM 1.34ESE
02:56 PM 1.34SSE
02:26 PM 1.34S
01:56 PM 1.34SSE
01:26 PM 1.34SSE
12:26 PM 1.34SSE
11:56 AM 1.34SSE
11:26 AM 1.34S
10:56 AM 1.03SSE
10:26 AM 1.03SSE
09:56 AM 1.03SSE

42099 Buoy

St. Petersburg Offshore
Timestamp 08:56 PM EDT
Swell Direction : 160 ° SSE
Wave height: 1.3 ft
Dominant Wave Period : 4 s
Average Wave Period : 3.6 s
TimeWave HeightPeriodDirection
08:56 PM 1.34SSE
08:26 PM 1.34S
07:56 PM 1.34S
06:56 PM 1.64SSE
06:26 PM 1.34S
05:56 PM 1.34SSE
05:26 PM 1.63SSE
04:56 PM 1.34SSE
04:26 PM 1.34SSE
03:56 PM 1.34S
02:56 PM 1.64SSE
02:26 PM 1.64SSE
01:56 PM 1.64SSE
01:26 PM 1.64SSE
12:56 PM 1.64SSE
12:26 PM 1.64SSE
11:56 AM 1.64SSE
11:26 AM 1.64SE
10:56 AM 1.65SSE
10:26 AM 1.65SE

42003 Buoy

East Gulf West of Naples
Timestamp 08:50 PM EDT
Swell Direction : 159 ° SSE
Wave height: 1.9 ft
Dominant Wave Period : 5 s
Average Wave Period : 4.7 s
TimeWave HeightPeriodDirection
08:50 PM 2.05SSE
07:50 PM 2.06SE
06:50 PM 2.05SSE
05:50 PM 2.06SSE
03:50 PM 2.05SSE
01:50 PM 1.64SSE
10:50 AM 2.05SSE
08:50 AM 2.05SSE
07:50 AM 2.04S
06:50 AM 2.04SSE
05:50 AM 2.05S
04:50 AM 2.04S
03:50 AM 2.04S
02:50 AM 2.05SSE
01:50 AM 2.35SSE
12:50 AM 2.36E
11:50 PM 2.36ESE
09:50 PM 2.65SE
08:50 PM 3.05SSE
07:50 PM 3.06ENE

42097 Buoy

Pulley Ridge
Timestamp 08:56 PM EDT
Swell Direction : 143 ° SE
Wave height: 1.9 ft
Dominant Wave Period : 5 s
Average Wave Period : 4.0 s
TimeWave HeightPeriodDirection
08:56 PM 2.05SE
08:26 PM 2.35SE
07:56 PM 2.35SE
06:56 PM 2.35SE
06:26 PM 2.35ESE
05:56 PM 2.35SE
05:26 PM 2.35ESE
04:56 PM 2.35SE
04:26 PM 2.05SE
03:56 PM 2.35SE
02:56 PM 2.35SE
02:26 PM 2.35SE
01:56 PM 2.35N
01:26 PM 2.35N
12:56 PM 2.35N
12:26 PM 2.35SE
11:56 AM 2.35SE
11:26 AM 2.35SE
10:56 AM 2.35SE
10:26 AM 2.64SE

42036 Wave Buoy

West Tampa
Timestamp 08:50 PM EDT
Swell Direction : 193 ° SSW
Wave height: 1.3 ft
Dominant Wave Period : 4 s
Average Wave Period : 3.6 s
TimeWave HeightPeriodDirection
08:50 PM 1.34SSW
07:50 PM 1.34S
06:50 PM 1.04SSW
05:50 PM 1.04SSE
03:50 PM 1.35S
01:50 PM 1.35SSE
10:50 AM 1.65SSE
08:50 AM 2.05SSE
07:50 AM 2.06SSE
06:50 AM 2.05SSE
05:50 AM 2.06SSE
04:50 AM 2.35SSE
03:50 AM 2.35SSE
02:50 AM 2.36SSE
01:50 AM 2.35SSE
12:50 AM 2.36SE
11:50 PM 2.66SE
10:50 PM 2.66SSE
09:50 PM 3.06SE
08:50 PM 3.06SE

VENF1 Wind Station

Venice
Timestamp: 09:00 PM EDT
Wind Direction : 260 ° W
Wind Speed: 3.8 kts
Wind Gusts: 3.8 kts
Baromertic Pressure: 1017.4 mb
Air Temperature: 79 °f
Water Temperature: 85 °f
Dew Point: 76 °f
TimeWind ktsGusts ktsCardinal
09:00 PM 3.83.8W
08:00 PM 5.75.7W
07:00 PM 9.59.5WSW
06:00 PM 11.413.3WSW
05:00 PM 9.59.5WSW
04:00 PM 9.511.4SW
03:00 PM 9.59.5SSW
02:00 PM 9.511.4S
01:00 PM 7.67.6S
12:00 PM 7.69.5S
11:00 AM 7.67.6S
10:00 AM 7.67.6S
09:00 AM 5.77.6ESE
08:00 AM 3.85.7ESE
07:00 AM 3.83.8ENE
06:00 AM 3.85.7E
05:00 AM 3.85.7ESE
04:00 AM 5.77.6ESE
03:00 AM 5.75.7ESE
02:00 AM 5.75.7ESE

CWBF1 Wind Station

Clearwater
Timestamp: 08:48 PM EDT
Wind Direction : 280 ° W
Wind Speed: 3.8 kts
Wind Gusts: 5.7 kts
Baromertic Pressure: 1018.1 mb
Air Temperature: 79 °f
Water Temperature: 86 °f
TimeWind ktsGusts ktsCardinal
08:48 PM 3.85.7W
08:30 PM 3.85.7W
08:18 PM 3.85.7W
07:54 PM 5.75.7WNW
07:42 PM 5.77.6W
07:30 PM 5.77.6W
07:18 PM 5.77.6W
06:54 PM 5.77.6W
06:30 PM 5.77.6WSW
06:00 PM 7.69.5SW
05:48 PM 7.69.5SW
05:18 PM 7.69.5SW
04:42 PM 9.511.4SSW
04:30 PM 9.59.5SSW
04:00 PM 9.511.4SSW
03:30 PM 7.69.5SSW
03:00 PM 9.59.5SSW
02:48 PM 7.69.5SSW
02:18 PM 7.69.5SSW
02:00 PM 9.511.4SSW

BGCF1 Wind Station

Big Carlos
Timestamp: 07:54 PM EDT
Wind Direction : 260 ° W
Wind Speed: 7.6 kts
Wind Gusts: 9.5 kts
Air Temperature: 82 °f
TimeWind ktsGusts ktsCardinal
07:00 PM 7.6 9.5 W
06:00 PM 9.5 11.4 WSW
05:00 PM 11.4 13.3 WSW
03:00 PM 9.5 11.4 SW
02:00 PM 11.4 13.3 SW
01:00 PM 11.4 13.3 SW
12:00 PM 11.4 11.4 SW
11:00 AM 9.5 11.4 SSW
10:00 AM 7.6 9.5 S
09:00 AM 5.7 7.6 S

42013 C-10 Wind Station

Sarasota C-10
Timestamp: 08:30 PM EDT
Wind Direction : 240 ° WSW
Wind Speed: 5.7 kts
Wind Gusts: 7.6 kts
Air Temperature: 80 °f
Water Temperature: 80 °f
TimeWind ktsGusts ktsCardinal
07:00 PM 5.7 7.6 WSW
06:00 PM 5.7 7.6 SW
05:00 PM 7.6 9.5 SSW
04:00 PM 5.7 7.6 SSW
03:00 PM 7.6 7.6 S
02:00 PM 5.7 7.6 S
01:00 PM 7.6 9.5 SSE
12:00 PM 5.7 7.6 S
11:00 AM 7.6 9.5 S
10:00 AM 5.7 7.6 S


Tuesday May 10 Ocean Model Data GFS

Covering West Central and South West Florida for one day.

West Central Florida

Eastern Time4am7am10am1pm4pm7pm
Wind Kts 3.8 3.8 1.9 7.6 7.6 5.7
Wind Dir ESE ENE SSE WSW WNW NW
Wave Ft 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.8 1.0 0.9
Wave Dir S S S SSW S NW
Period 3.73 3.75 3.82 3.83 3.83 3.9

South West Florida

Eastern Time4am7am10am1pm4pm7pm
Wind Kts 7.6 5.7 7.6 3.8 5.7 1.9
Wind Dir ESE ESE E ESE SW SSE
Wave Ft 1.0 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.1 0.9
Wave Dir S SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE
Period 3.88 3.23 3.53 3.67 3.62 3.5

West Florida Models 8 Days for wind and waves.

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