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BVI Beach Guide
12/1/2019 - 15/1/2019

Saturday 12/1/2019

Summary: A sunny, light-wind day with small swell arriving.

Best Beaches: Smuggler's Cove, CGB, Brewer's, Josiah's, Lambert, Little Bay, Long Bay (E), Well Bay, Savannah Bay. 

Wind: East 9-11 knots
Seas: 4-5' NW - Medium swell arrives on BVI's North shores increasing throughout the day. Watch out for rip currents and shore break waves.
Rain: Some clouds but nothing more than passing squalls expected.
Cruise Ships: No ships
Warnings: Waves and currents will become more powerful through the day. Be aware of breaking waves and rip currents. Take care if visiting the Baths.

GSA's Hot Tips:
1. Stop by the BVI Farmer's Market in Road Town, all morning.
2. Surfing lessons at Surf School BVI, Josiah's Bay, morning only.

Sunday 13/1/2019

Summary: More sun, more swell, ENE breeze up a little.

Best Beaches: Smuggler's Cove, CGB, Brewer's, Josiah's, Lambert, Little Bay, Long Bay (E), Well Bay, Savannah Bay. 

Wind: ENE 12-15 knots
Seas: NNW 4-6ft Swell stays all day. Higher surf on BVI's North Shores so be careful.
Note: Inter-island channels on S side smooth.
Rain: None forecast, but expect passing squalls.
Cruise Ships: RT x1 (medium); VG x1 (small)
Warnings: Take car on N facing shores, watching out for rip currents and large breaking waves. Avoid the Baths. 

GSA's Hot Tips:
1. Paddle in the mangroves on Beef Island. 
2. Good day for inter-island excursions and snorkelling in sheltered spots on S side, Norman Island or Cooper Island.

Monday 14/1/2019

Summary: Winds stay ENE and lighten. Medium to small NW swell still there. Take care on N-facing beaches.

Best Beaches: While the NW swell is weakening, it lingers a little which means beachgoers should still look for protection from higher surf and strong currents, eg Smugglers Cove, CGB, Brewers, Josiah's Bay, Long Bay Beef Island, Well Bay.

Wind: ENE 10-14 knots becoming lighter all day.
Seas: 4-5ft - Medium to small continues to weaken through the day but seas on N shore still elevated.
Rain: None forecast!
Cruise Ships: RT x2 (medium/large); VG x1 (small)
Warnings: Be careful on N Shores. Stay alert for rip currents and breaking waves.

GSA's Hot Tips:
1. Great day for surfing lessons at Surf School BVI, Josiah's Bay.
2. Good day for inter-island excursions and snorkelling/diving in sheltered spots on South side of islands.
3. Still spaces available for GroundSea Adventure's morning Mangrove Paddle.

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Outlook 15/1/2019-18/1/2019

Medium-small swells stick around all week, first from NNW then N.
Winds stay light then go even lighter, swinging to SE. 
Sunshine and no rain 
forecast at this stage.
Looking perfect for most water activities!

WATCH: a little preview of GroundSea Adventures' magical Mangrove Paddle tour on Beef Island. For info about all our activity and tour options, please click here. For info about our partner Surf School BVI, please click here.
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Phone - 1-284-499-1620
Mail - PO Box 4766, Road Town, Tortola, BVI, VG1110
Email: info@groundseabvi.com + info@surfschoolbvi.com

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