Slave to the Wave Surf Report and Photos


Glassy flat this morning throughout South Florida.

Marine Forecast has the winds picking up throughout the day as they clock around out of the East. We should start seeing some building windchop tomorrow and lasting thru the middle of next week.



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Contributed Reports

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 05/19/15 at 10:57am

Little knee high leftovers pretty much throughout south Florida more

From Slave on 05/18/15 at 1:37pm

A futile attempt at high tide this morning in more

From Slave on 05/12/15 at 11:59am

Knee to waist high East Windchop pretty much throughout more

From Slave on 05/07/15 at 10:26am

Fun little pulse of waves with the sunrise this more

Follow Ben Hicks and the boys in nica this week.

Not a bad sunset view.
Nicaragua Day 1
04/29/15 at 12:07am

Florida has been hot and flat for weeks - I' more

Good morning from Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Day 2 – Jellies!
04/29/15 at 11:30pm

I am stoked to be naturally an early riser more

Daytime dark peaks.
Nicaragua Day 3 – Weather rules
05/01/15 at 12:26pm

I rose to cloudy skies in the dark and more

Flashed tube
Day 4 – Electricity is a luxury
05/01/15 at 10:45pm

Waking up to sweat dripping down your face is more

Day 5 – The day has come
05/04/15 at 11:03am

A lot of anticipation was riding on today!  It more

Follow Kane and the Pompano boys as they surf Indo this week

Tales from the Underground: Episode 3 “The Dreaded LayDays…Well…Sort of…”
05/15/15 at 9:11pm

One by one we awaken in the dark…battle weary more

Tales from the Underground Episode 2: “Into the Belly of the Beast”
05/09/15 at 12:13am

Nobody can sleep. Jetlag gets the best of all more

Tales from the Underground: Episode 1 “Time Travel and the Un-Anticipated Change in Reality”
05/06/15 at 9:32pm

Its that time of year again and South Florida's more


IWS BBQ, Board Swap and Sample Sale 2015


Need to get rid of some old boards? Need some cash? come to the #IWSBoardSwap, where you can buy, sell & swap your surf, skate, skim, SUP & wakeboards... Same thing goes for wetsuits, more

Paddle Out ceremony For Glen McDonald Saturday May 23


Saturday, May 23,  9 a.m. at the south end of Delray Beach Delray Beach, Fla. - Glenn McDonald, 57, a long-time local surfer in southern Palm Beach County passed away April 29 in Delray Beach, more

Billabong Meet and Greet with Shane Dorian, Greg Long and Peter Mendia


SAVE THE DATE! Come by the shop Sunday May 24th at 1pm and meet Shane Dorian, Greg Long, and Pete Mendia!!! There will be BBQ from 1-5, an autograph signing from 3-4:30, live music 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

5′- 8″ Lost Rocket

For sale. Brand new 5’-8” Lost Rocket never used still has wrap and price sticker on it. $580 obo call/txt  Scotty 954 610 more


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

Deerfield Waist high windchop
From Slave on 05/12/15 at 8:16am

Not the best looking but it is rideable. Find more

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Memorial Weekend Forecast
From Chickie Dimain aka DaBuh on 05/20/15 at 9:05am

Morning Everyone, would like to thank those of you who have donated  to our campaign thus far. We are 4/5th’s away from our stated goal. Things are moving forward in a very positive direction one that you are gonna like.  Although I can’t go into detail at the moment, good things are lining up and dreams are slowly becoming fulfilled. Those waiting on T-Shirts, as soon as we get moved Ella and I will be able to send them out. Several have said don’t worry about it, and NO, we want everyone to know that you support by wearing 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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Bouy Data

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)

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

Lake Worth, FL

Last Updated on May 25 2015, 9:30 am EDT

Air Temp: 80°F

Water Temp: 82°F

Wind: East at 13.9 MPH (12.05 KT)

Dewpoint: 72.1°F

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

Unknown Station

Last Updated on May 25 2015, 7:21 am MDT

Air Temp: 0°F

Water Temp: 81°F


Wave Height: 4.27ft

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

Unknown Station

Last Updated on May 25 2015, 2:00 am SST

Air Temp: 80°F

Water Temp: 0°F

Wind: East at 16.1 MPH (14 KT)

Dewpoint: 73.4°F

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

Unknown Station

Last Updated on May 25 2015, 9:20 am EDT

Air Temp: 79°F

Water Temp: 79°F

Wind: East at 13.4 MPH (11.66 KT)

Dewpoint: 68.9°F

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

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

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

Tides For Hillsboro Inlet