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WaveCast North Carolina
12-10-2018 4:45 AM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/10/2018, 4:45 AM
12/9/2018 8:00 AM - 12/17/2018 0:00 AM

12/9/201812/10/201812/11/201812/12/201812/13/201812/14/201812/15/201812/16/201812/17/2018
Dir: 83
Max: 6-8
Prd: 9
Dir: 53
Max: 3-4
Prd: 8
Dir: 55
Max: 3-4
Prd: 8
Dir: 70
Max: 3-3
Prd: 10
Dir: 99
Max: 2-2
Prd: 9
Dir: 153
Max: 8-10
Prd: 9
Dir: 215
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 49
Max: 2-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 56
Max: 2-3
Prd: 7


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

Sunday, December the 9th: Swell will be coming in from 83 degrees with 6 to 8 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Monday, December the 10th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 53 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Tuesday, December the 11th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 55 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Wednesday, December the 12th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 70 degrees with 3 foot surf with 10 second periods.

Thursday, December the 13th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 99 degrees with 2 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Friday, December the 14th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 153 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Saturday, December the 15th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 215 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Sunday, December the 16th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 49 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 6 second periods.

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