Slave to the Wave Surf Report and Photos


Flat with a trace of leftover swell surging on the beach in central PBC this morning. Looks like there’s still some rideable waves north of the Bahamas blockage.

looks to stay flat for the rest of the week down south. The wave models are showing a pulse for upcoast later this week and another strong low pulling off the upper U.S. next week. Doubtful any of it will make it down here but the rest of Florida should have waves.



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Last four days of waves

These are the last four days of surf photographed by Slave to the Wave. For more days look here.

From Slave on 04/17/15 at 6:09pm

Fun waves in South Central Florida today. Should be more

From Slave on 04/10/15 at 9:34am

Another knee high windchop day in South Florida. Some fun more

From Slave on 04/08/15 at 10:09am

Another knee to thigh high windchop day in Deerfield. more

From Slave on 04/07/15 at 9:30am

Knee to thigh high wind chop in Deerfield this more


BC Surf and Sport Board Swap


The Board Swap is back!  Turn your unwanted boards and wetsuits into cash!  Bring them into our Fort Lauderdale store to register for the swap before 4/25 to avoid registration fees.  If you have more

2nd St. Surf Shop Skate Jam


We are throwing down for this one! You don't want to miss out! Local artist will be taking up the parking lot along with a live DJ, STRATA clothing, TONS of sales in the shop, more

Boward ESA Contest


We are super excited to announce our 2015 South Florida ESA schedule will be taking place at the Deerfield Beach Pier (waves permitting). ESA is the largest amateur surfing association in the world. Our family more

Boardroom Bar Events


Come join us at the Boardroom Bar Check out our events schedule 3343 NE 32nd St Fort Lauderdale, Florida  (727) 466-7149 more

SFLA South Florida Longboard Association


 SFLA South Florida Longboard Association surf club meets the first Thursday of the month upstairs at Bru’s Room in Pompano on US1 just south of Atlantic 7:30 pm. Come on in early for dinner more

Used Boards


8-0 Bird Miracle Model, shaped like Walden Magic Model, epoxy, tail block, fin patch, great shape, no dings or repairs $550  Scotty 954 610 more

Hobie 10′ 0″ Longboard

Hobie- 10.0 shaped by Gary Larson. No dings, solid. $850.00 obo. Roray more

Al Merrick–Dane Reynolds Dumpster Diver–5’10” x 20″ x 2.5″

$450--bought it for $800--FCS foil fins--slater track top.--Great Condition.  Call Josh more

Robert August (Brian Anderson Model)

Mint condition Robert August (Brian Anderson Model).  9'5, asking $800.00. more



Mobile Report

Saturday ESA Deerfield
From Slave on 02/28/15 at 9:27am

Some little thigh high grommable waves for the contest more

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Tropical Weather Activity

Local News

Active Phase/POSSIBLE Extreme Event Coming
From Chickie Dimain aka DaBuh on 04/19/15 at 2:15pm

With one Hurricane Force Low under our belt, another on it’s way to development SE of New Newfoundland, Severe weather outbreaks across the lower 48 and the GFS hinting at a Mid-Atlantic Monster in about 10 days there can be no doubt we are once again in a active phase this side of the Northern Hemi with the possible Mid-Atlantic Monster being an outside chance at a Extreme Event Coming. Start off for East Florida who has had a nice run of ride-able waves as of late. The background NE Groundswell generated by first Hurricane Force Low a few days more


Tonight, gather at the table!
From Kim Crawford on 02/06/15 at 12:54pm

It was Tuesday night and Chris Beeman and I more

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Fowey Rocks, FL

Last Updated on Jan 10 2015, 3:00 pm EST

Air Temp: 74°F

Water Temp: 77°F

Wind: Northeast at 20.8 MPH (18.08 KT)

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Lake Worth, FL

Last Updated on Apr 21 2015, 2:30 am EDT

Air Temp: 76°F

Water Temp: 79°F

Wind: South at 2.2 MPH (1.94 KT)

Dewpoint: 72.1°F

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Unknown Station

Last Updated on Apr 21 2015, 2:21 am AST

Air Temp: 0°F

Water Temp: 76°F


Wave Height: 2.30ft

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Unknown Station

Last Updated on Apr 20 2015, 7:00 pm SST

Air Temp: 79°F

Water Temp: 0°F

Wind: South at 8.1 MPH (7 KT)

Dewpoint: 73.9°F

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Unknown Station

Last Updated on Apr 21 2015, 2:20 am EDT

Air Temp: 76°F

Water Temp: 78°F

Wind: Southeast at 13.4 MPH (11.66 KT)

Dewpoint: 67.6°F

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St. Augustine, FL 40NM ENE of St Augustine, FL

Last Updated on Feb 19 2014, 7:50 am EST

Air Temp: 68°F

Water Temp: 70°F

Wind: Southwest at 13.4 MPH (11.66 KT)

Wave Height: 2.62ft

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