Category: Baja California

The wind situation looked pretty dismal but looking aloft or at the satellite imagery as clouds streamed overhead. Find Isla Cerralvo and then the curve of La Ventana Bay at the start of this Wednesday satellite video. You can see …

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Today’s winds will be strong but may have a slight NNW direction. To get these winds to curve into La Ventana we need good heating in the Los Planes Valley. But this morning the high relatively heavy clouds streaming from …

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Sometimes there is a stinger to strong wind that makes the experience less than perfect. Tomorrow that stinger will probably be sporadic weak WNW -NNW gusts that will try to push the favorable El Norte (North) winds away from shore. …

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by Mike Godsey, iwindsurf.com/ikitesurf.com Weatheflow.com So for days I have been saying the wind drought will begin to end Wednesday Feb. 6 and really end with a bang Thursday. This brief blog shows you the big picture behind this event. …

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Daily human La Ventana & Los Barriles forecast: Sunday, December 30, 2018 by Mike Godsey : Gorge & Baja photos & videos ,ikiteesurf.com/iwindsurf.com, mikeATiwindsurf.com In this image notice the isobar lines concentrate around the high-pressure zone in the northern Great Basin. Also notice how a few …

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Daily human La Ventana & Los Barriles forecast: Sunday, December 30, 2018 by Mike Godsey : Gorge & Baja photos & videos ,ikiteesurf.com/iwindsurf.com, mikeATiwindsurf.com The high pressure over the Great Basin weakens Sunday and moves eastward so the El Norte winds fade some. At the same …

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Daily human La Ventana & Los Barriles forecast. by Mike Godsey : Gorge & Baja photos & videos  ikitesurf.com/iwindsurf.com, mikeATiwindsurf.com  UPDATED immage at 9:40 AM The long promised El Norte winds are hitting low 20’s outside at dawn today but the also promised clouds …

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Daily human La Ventana & Los Barriles forecast. by Mike Godsey : Gorge & Baja photos & videos  ikitesurf.com/iwindsurf.com, mikeATiwindsurf.com  Nice blue skies yesterday and today but looking at the image below you can see in yellow and orange the moisture and clouds of …

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by Mike Godsey : Gorge & Baja photos & videos  ikitesurf.com/iwindsurf.com, mikeATiwindsurf.com  Daily human La Ventana & Los Barriles forecast. Unusual winds today as the North Pacific High’s surface NW winds rip down the California coast and the pacific Baja coast. A bit of …

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by Mike Godsey : Gorge & Baja photos & videos  ikitesurf.com/iwindsurf.com, mikeATiwindsurf.com  Daily human La Ventana & Los Barriles forecast. There is high pressure building in the Great Basin this Friday Tuesday, December 28, 2018. Right now it looks like the isobars only tighten …

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