Costa Rica News – (Surf Report June 6th and June 7th) – We are going to give you the surf forecast for Costa Rica and we have our new Jaco Beach Model of the Week. This weekend has great sets on Friday on the Pacific side and then the swell fades Saturday and the Caribbean side has steady sets all weekend in Costa Rica. We have also added surf video from Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica. Brought to you by The Costa Rica Surf Zone
North Costa Rica & Central Costa Rica & South Costa Rica Forecast for the Pacific
FRIDAY: Expect head-overhead surf at many exposures throughout the region over the next couple days, with occasional sets hitting double overhead at the standout spots.
WEATHER/WIND: Most areas will see calm to light/variable to locally light+ offshore wind for the early mornings, before a moderate onshore WSW-SW’erly seabreeze gradually develops over the mid to late morning hours and into each afternoon. NOTE – Good chance for the wind to back off into the evenings for a glassoff for some locations before dark, especially the more sheltered/tucked away spots. NOTE – Passing showers or thunderstorms due to temporarily affect/change local wind conditions.
Friday 06/06 – 1.5-2.4m – head high to 3 ft overhead occ. 2.8m – Solid SSW swell starting to ease; Occasional bigger sets early for select magnets during the better tides
Saturday 06/07 – 0.9-1.5m – waist to head high occ. 1.8m – Slow easing SSW swell
Video of the Surf at Playa Hermosa – Equipment From Reel Cameras
Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast holding during the next few days. Light northeast winds with a slight chop until Saturday. Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast holding during the early part of next week. Light and variable east-northeast winds with smooth seas, Increasing later.
Friday 06/06 – 1.2-1.5m – Shoulder to head – Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast holding during the day. Light and variable east-northeast winds with smooth seas, increasing rapidly later.
Saturday 06/07 – 1.5-1.8m – Head high to 0.3m overhead – Small mid period swell from the east-northeast holding during the day. Light and variable northeast winds with smooth seas, Increasing later.
Jaco Beach of the Week – Christa Reday
Photos courtesy of Scott Alexander/Pura Vida Fotos. For more of his work visit Helloimscott.com.