It's the season for big waves in Northern California, and on Monday, Mavericks, one of the world's best spots for monster swell, was delivering epic surf.
Hurricane-force weather system in the Pacific will deliver monster waves to NorCal beaches
Big waves up to 40 feet in height are forecast for Bay Area beaches Thursday and Friday, and the National Weather Service's Ocean Prediction Center posted a satellite image on Twitter of the hurricane-force low-pressure system in the eastern Pacific Ocean that's delivering the monster swell.
HALF MOON BAY, Calif. - As massive swells lumber across the Pacific toward Northern California, nearly two dozen of the world's best big wave surfers will be waiting to meet them Sunday a half-mile offshore at the infamous surfing break Mavericks.
A surfer drops in on a large wave at Praia do Norte, in Nazare December Praia do Norte beach has gained popularity with big wave surfers since Hawaiian surfer Garrett McNamara broke a world record for the.