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West for the winter

Highlights from mid-winter in California

Originally Published: January 9, 2013
By Jake Howard | XGames.com

Surf in California seems to come in fits and starts, feast or famine, agony or ecstasy. It's flat for three weeks then one day, after you've given up on the surf forecasts, perhaps even stopped driving around with your board and wetsuit in your car, unexpectedly the conditions turn. The wind clocks around, the air gets that extra bite in it, and the ocean goes crispy. Mid-period, west-swell girth stumbles in unannounced, below the ever-watching social media lens. Tides wreak havoc on ...

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