Isle of Palms Weather

Isle of Palms Surf Report

Waves: 6:15 on National Paperclip Day - 9th St. is a real disappointment. Waist at best breaking hard on the sandbar. Short walls on the shoulders. No one out!

Buoy Information: Edisto Buoy is reporting a wave height of 8.2 feet and a wave period of 7 seconds - Wave Direction: SE

Wind: N @ 10

Air temperature: 72 High for today 81 - Rain showers in the morning with numerous thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Tides: High 1:30AM, Low 7:58AM, High 2:08PM, Low 8:18PM - 1st Light 5:42AM, Sunrise 6:11AM, Sunset 8:22PM, Last Light 8:50PM

Water temperature: 76F @ IOP Pier -

Barometer: 29.92 in. Hg of pressure is Steady (Note that standard atmospheric pressure at sea level is 1013 mb = 29.92 inHg.)

Other information: Strong offshore winds 1-1/2 hours before low tide is the problem. It should get bigger w/ the incoming tide. Yesterday late afternoon was the best - hope for a repeat

Surfcam image updates: These typically occur every 2-4 seconds. However, there are 2-hour image freezes due to Comcast/Hostway firewall settings that occur once every week or two. So if the image is frozen, check back in two hours from the last image update time.

The surf report was updated on Sunday May 29 by Tom Proctor.

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