Report Details

After long weeks of wind and rain this was a perfect day on the beach. Blue sky, sunshine, no wind just a light haze along the surf line. The surf was very mild, none of the roaring and snarling over the past few weeks. More like a summer day on the coast. And none of the crowds to spoil it all.

Conditions

Temperature: 52 F. Cloud Cover: Sunny. Wind Velocity: Calm/Light. Wind Direction: NE.

Human Activities

Number of people: 6. Number of dogs: 2. Walking or running: 1. Other Activities: 5 Watching/toying w/surf. Relatively few people for such a beautiful day.

Concerns

Apparent violations: None.

Vehicles

Cars/trucks parking: 1. Cars/trucks on beach, allowed: 2.

Notable Wildlife

None observed

Driftline Content

Animal casings (e.g., crab, shrimp molt).

Natural Changes

A large amount of sand has moved up and over the foredune creating a steeper gradient of the beach down to the surf.

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March 31, 2022

On a sunny, afternoon walk at Gearhart Ocean Beach, I observed 8 dogs and 7 humans, walking and sitting on the beach, enjoying the mild weather.

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November 28, 2018

On Sunday, 11.

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October 21, 2017

Paper Report submitted by John and Deanna.

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November 12, 2016

25 people enjoying beach.

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December 23, 2009

After long weeks of wind and rain this was a perfect day on the beach.

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September 18, 2009

Coast watch beach report for September 18, 2009 - Weather: warm, no wind, clear exceptfor a light haze at the beach.

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June 19, 2009

Very quiet morning on the beach.

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December 8, 2008

During the fall quarter we have experienced some storms and there was an episode where driftwood came on the beach, but it was sparse.

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