The Coast News Group
The lip of a wave folds over a surfer at Swami’s Beach on Tuesday as another surfer tries to get out of the way.

Surfers enjoy series of swells

A series of strong northwest swells kept wave heights in the 5-to-7 foot range throughout the week, and an even bigger swell is due to hit Friday into Saturday. Given that swell had been lacking earlier in the winter, surfers rejoiced at the numerous opportunities to get wet. Photos by Jared Whitlock