Isle of Palms Weather

Isle of Palms Surf Report

Waves: At 8:30 AM, the waves are thigh high, short period and choppy.

Buoy Information: Edisto Buoy is reporting a wave height of 5.6 feet and a wave period of 5 seconds.

Wind: 11 mph from the E (onshore), and forecast to remain about the same all day.

Air temperature: 73 deg F with a forecast high of 77 deg F.

Tides: H 2:52 AM, L 9:20 AM, H 3:21 PM, L 9:41 PM

Water temperature: 73 deg F in the Charleston harbor.

Barometer: 1015 mb and rising (Note that standard atmospheric pressure at sea level is 1013 mb = 29.92 inHg.)

Other information: The forecast for Monday and Tuesday is for waves in the thigh to waist high range, but with strong onshore wind and rain. After that, flat conditions through the weekend.

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 1 by Jim Radley.

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