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WaveCast North Carolina
11-17-2017 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 11/17/2017, 2:45 PM
11/16/2017 8:00 AM - 11/24/2017 0:00 AM

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Dir: 77
Max: 2-3
Prd: 9
Dir: 58
Max: 2-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 210
Max: 2-3
Prd: 5
Dir: 200
Max: 2-3
Prd: 7
Dir: 18
Max: 1-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 125
Max: 1-2
Prd: 6
Dir: 131
Max: 2-3
Prd: 7
Dir: 122
Max: 2-3
Prd: 8
Dir: 75
Max: 3-4
Prd: 7


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

Thursday, November the 16th: Swell will be coming in from 77 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Friday, November the 17th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 58 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Saturday, November the 18th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 210 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Sunday, November the 19th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 200 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Monday, November the 20th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 18 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Tuesday, November the 21st: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 125 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Wednesday, November the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 131 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Thursday, November the 23rd: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 122 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 8 second periods.

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