wednesday morning

Some clouds and some light mist this morning with a high of about 56.  NW swell 4ft@ 8 sec’s with NW winds 5-10mph, water temp at 57, sunrise at 5:33am, and minus low tide at 9:37am.  Later, NW 4-5ft@ 8 sec’s with NW wind 5-10mph, high of 59, cloudy and 20% chance of rain, high tide at 4:18pm.   This evening, NW 5ft@ 6-8 sec’s with NW winds 5-12mph, low of 49, cloudy and 20% chance of rain (damn…have to take some pictures tonight!) Sunset at 8:53p and low tide at 9:41pm.

Weekend is coming up , traffic on Friday heading to the coast will most likely be tough, hope those that are making the trip can get an early start….  watch out of that Prius……  “you know!”

Thursday: NW 5-6ft@ 10 sec’s with NW winds 5-12mph, low of 48, high of 58, am clouds and 30% chance of rain, pm clouds
Friday: NW 6ft@ 8 sec’s with NW winds 5-15mph, 48/59, am clouds and 40%, pm clouds
Saturday: WNW 3-4ft@ 10 sec’s with W winds 5-10mph, 50/60, am clouds and 40%
Sunday: W 2-3ft@ 15 sec’s with light NW winds, 49/62, clouds and 40%
Monday: WNW 3ft@ 10 sec’s with NW winds 5-10mph, 48/63, am clouds 10%, pm sunshine
Tuesday: WNW 3ft@ 10 sec’s with NNW winds 5-10mph, 52/67, mostly sunny and 0%

The first water sample report is out…..  this will be included every week through the summer…..
Starting in the 2017 monitoring season, the bacteria standard, also known as the beach action value (BAV) will be reduced from 158 MPN to 70 MPN per new EPA guidelines. The BAV is the standard for issuing and lifting advisories.

Oregon Beach Monitoring Program (OBMP)
Site ID
Site Description
marine or fresh
Date Sampled
Enterococcus (MPN/100mL)
29393
Seaside Beach west of 12th Avenue parking area
marine
5/23/2016
<10
29392
Seaside Beach west of the Broadway turn around
marine
5/23/2016
<10
29394
Seaside Beach west of  U Avenue parking area
marine
5/23/2016
10
29395
Cannon Beach at the mouth of Ecola Creek (2nd Avenue)
marine
5/23/2016
20
31536
Ecola Creek at the mouth of Logan Creek
fresh
5/23/2016
20
29396
Cannon Beach west of Ecola Ct. (Gower St.) at the mouth of the storm outflow
marine
5/23/2016
10
34608
Ecola Court at the outfall pipe (fresh water) to Cannon Beach
fresh
5/23/2016
52
36219
Tolovana State Park Beach 50m north of Chisana Creek
marine
5/23/2016
<10
30503
Tolovana State Park Beach at the mouth of Chisana Creek
marine
5/23/2016
<10
36220
Tolovana State Park Beach 50m south of Chisana Creek
marine
5/23/2016
<10
36221
Tolovana State Park Beach in Chisana Creek at the outflow
fresh
5/23/2016
75
29390
Short Sand Beach 2nd creek mouth north of Short Sand Cr.
marine
5/23/2016
<10
29389
Short Sand Beach 1st creek mouth north of Short Sand Cr.
marine
5/23/2016
<10
29388
Short Sand Beach at the mouth of Short Sand creek
marine
5/23/2016
<10
FP
29388
Short Sand Beach at the mouth of Short Sand creek
marine
5/23/2016
<10
FD
31525
Short Sand Creek at the footbridge between hwy. 101 and beach
fresh
5/23/2016
<10
FP
31525
Short Sand Creek at the footbridge between hwy. 101 and beach
fresh
5/23/2016
10
FD