Slave to the Wave Surf Report and Photos


Knee to waist high swell in North Palm Beach County. Not much south of there. The top row photos are from Central PBC. Winds are on it a bit now but there are still waves to be had. Bigger the further North you go.

Here are some shots from yesterday in Martin County. Now that was a fun day!!!!

daytime-radness-art-on-the-slide Art on the Slide is Camping out at Daytime Radness this year! Join us at IWS in Deerfield Beach this Friday, October 24th from 6AM to 9PM for the Raddest of Rad events! STTW Art on the Slide will be featuring some of our surfing artists as well as live Graffiti and board art. Island is having a camping theme this year so we're setting up a rad little campsite for a photo booth. Kulcha Shok and Broward County Surfrider will be with us at the event as well. We'll be doing a beach clean up the following day (Saturday) as well. for more info go to

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 10/19/14 at 3:17pm

Knee to waist high swell in North Palm Beach more

From Slave on 10/17/14 at 8:54am

Nothing much wave wise south of the Bahamas blockage. more

From Slave on 10/16/14 at 11:32am

Knee to occasional thigh high glassy swell this morning more

From Slave on 10/13/14 at 11:51am

Fun waist high windchop this morning in South PBC. Well, more

Follow Ben Hicks as he explores the Bahamas during our flat spell.

Day 1 Flying into Eastern Bahamian thunderstorms.
09/03/14 at 8:46pm

Day 1 Eastern Bahamas: Today started out like any other day, more

Tie Dye Star.  Shot F18 1/5s ISO 50
Day 2: Swimming with the stars
09/05/14 at 2:58pm

  Day 2:  Swimming with the stars After nearly getting cabin more

Reef life.
Day 3: Into the Blue.
09/06/14 at 9:54pm

Day 3: Into the Blue. As I woke this morning more


October Art on the Slide at Daytime Radness

Art on the Slide is excited to be apart of all the Radness that is Daytime Radness. We will have an area in the left parking lot the same area that you will find more

Kerrzy MOVIE PREMIER @ BC Surf & Sport

MOVIE PREMIER!  Come meet Josh Kerr at BC Surf & Sport on Friday October 24th at 6 PM and see the premier of his new movie Kerrzy.  There will be autographs, free food, and giveaways so don't miss out! more

IWS 4th Annual Daytime Radness Oct. 24th

IWS presents the 4th annual Daytime Radness, Friday October 24th 5AM-9PM celebrating the local surf & skate culture in Deerfield Beach for the past 36 years. Daytime Radness, which started as an end of more

X-Zone Skateboard competition Nov 22nd, 2014

X-Zone, is brought to you by Viking Surf'SUP and Instaramps. Hosted at The Brazilian Festival Pompano Beach on Nov 22nd, 2014. X-Zone will have Skaters, performances and Competitions by age group. Trophies and other 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

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

8-0 Bird Miracle Model

8-0 Bird Miracle Model, epoxy, tail block, fin patch great shape used very little $600 cash Call (no text) 954 610 more

5’9 Zippifish & 8’0 Doug Schrodel

5'9 Zippifish twin keel in good condition $250 comes with lokbox keels.  8'0 Doug Schrodel 2+1 with fins good condition $350 comes with Halcyon 2+1 fin set.  Email Jeff with questions more

Robert August (Brian Anderson Model)

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



Mobile Report

Waist high with bigger sets north pbc
From Slave on 10/19/14 at 12:15pm

Waves a getting fun with the incoming push this more

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Local News

Distributors begin shipping out stone crabs
From Christina Noce on 10/21/14 at 9:44am

Stone crab season is underway and consumers can start to find them for sale in stores and markets around 10 a.m. Thursday.


Shaping Experience
From Kim Crawford on 12/03/13 at 8:45pm

It was time for a new surfboard. I had more

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Fowey Rocks, FL

Last Updated on Oct 21 2014, 1:00 pm EST

Air Temp: 78°F

Water Temp: 82°F

Wind: South at 18.3 MPH (15.94 KT)

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Lake Worth, FL

Last Updated on Oct 21 2014, 1:30 pm EST

Air Temp: 73°F

Water Temp: 82°F

Wind: Southeast at 8.1 MPH (7 KT)

Dewpoint: 69.6°F

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Fort Pierce, FL (134)

Last Updated on Oct 21 2014, 1:25 pm EST

Air Temp: 0°F

Water Temp: 80°F


Wave Height: 2.62ft

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Settlement Point, GBI

Last Updated on Oct 21 2014, 1:00 pm EST

Air Temp: 76°F

Water Temp: 0°F

Wind: North at 3.4 MPH (2.92 KT)

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CANAVERAL 20 NM East of Cape Canaveral, FL

Last Updated on Oct 21 2014, 2:20 pm EDT

Air Temp: 79°F

Water Temp: 82°F

Wind: West at 4.5 MPH (3.89 KT)

Dewpoint: 66.6°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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Tides For Hillsboro Inlet