El Niño hit the Southland hard this weekend. The west coast saw strong winds at up to 70 mph in the Los Angeles and Ventura County area. Over the past couple of days Southern California was hit with heavy rains, flash floods, high winds and even thunderstorms. This deadly combination of different ‘weather ingredients’ has created a truly unique storm.
Now let’s back pedal for a second. Everyone was expecting this years El Niño to hit heavy, but could you imagine surfing these conditions?! Australian Storm Surfers Ross Clarke-Jones and Tom Carroll know all about charging the heaviest storm induced waves on the planet.
Check out the video below to see just how heavy massive stormy waves can really be.