Surf Forecasts:: Central California

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WaveCast Central California
7-18-2018 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 7/18/2018, 4:45 AM
7/17/2018 8:00 AM - 7/25/2018 0:00 AM

7/17/20187/18/20187/19/20187/20/20187/21/20187/22/20187/23/20187/24/20187/25/2018
Dir: 311
Max: 2-3
Prd: 8
Dir: 311
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 314
Max: 5-6
Prd: 9
Dir: 317
Max: 5-6
Prd: 10
Dir: 317
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 318
Max: 3-4
Prd: 10
Dir: 318
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9
Dir: 312
Max: 2-3
Prd: 5
Dir: 315
Max: 2-3
Prd: 6

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 7/18/2018, 4:45 AM
7/17/2018 8:00 AM - 7/25/2018 0:00 AM

7/17/20187/18/20187/19/20187/20/20187/21/20187/22/20187/23/20187/24/20187/25/2018
Dir: 178
Max: 1-1
Prd: 11
Dir: 225
Max: 1-2
Prd: 18
Dir: 223
Max: 1-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 217
Max: 2-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 208
Max: 3-4
Prd: 18
Dir: 212
Max: 3-4
Prd: 16
Dir: 194
Max: 5-6
Prd: 21
Dir: 198
Max: 7-8
Prd: 19
Dir: 196
Max: 6-7
Prd: 17


Forecast Based on WaveWatchIII Data Courtesy NOAA/NWS/NCEP Ocean Modeling Branch

Tuesday, July the 17th: Swell will be coming in from 311 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 1 feet from 178 degrees with 11 second periods.

Wednesday, July the 18th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 311 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 225 degrees with 18 second periods.

Thursday, July the 19th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 223 degrees with 17 second periods.

Friday, July the 20th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 317 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 2 feet from 217 degrees with 17 second periods.

Saturday, July the 21st: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 317 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 3 to 4 feet from 208 degrees with 18 second periods.

Sunday, July the 22nd: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 318 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 3 to 4 feet from 212 degrees with 16 second periods.

Monday, July the 23rd: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 318 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 5 to 6 feet from 194 degrees with 21 second periods.

Tuesday, July the 24th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 312 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 5 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 7 to 8 feet from 198 degrees with 19 second periods.

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