Sunday, 27 October 2013
9.00am Sunday 27 October 2013
Heavy 4 foot swell this morning with 5-6 foot walls of water over at the Creek. The breeze is force 2 gusting to 3 southwesterly cross/onshore.
High 00.11 2.9m
Low 04.58 1.7m
High 11.30 3.0m
Low 18.01 1.6m
Tide information courtesy of Finnegans Shop Rossnowlagh. Call to the shop now to pick up your Rossnowlagh tide tables and just about anything else you need for your Rossnowlagh visit.
7.30am and this morning's big waves had attracted tow in surfers Howard and Al to try them:
Finally, the computer predictions haven't included Rossnowlagh in the great storm that is likely to hit southern UK tomorrow but talk of the storms of the late 1980s reminded me of Barry Britton's 1988 Intercounties poster celebrating the great storm of 9 February 1988, when waves were breaking on the landward side of the Sandhouse Hotel.