Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern California
3-18-2019 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 3/18/2019, 2:45 PM
3/17/2019 8:00 AM - 3/25/2019 0:00 AM

3/17/20193/18/20193/19/20193/20/20193/21/20193/22/20193/23/20193/24/20193/25/2019
Dir: 292
Max: 9-11
Prd: 16
Dir: 291
Max: 8-9
Prd: 14
Dir: 281
Max: 11-13
Prd: 18
Dir: 275
Max: 12-14
Prd: 15
Dir: 279
Max: 11-13
Prd: 14
Dir: 286
Max: 15-18
Prd: 16
Dir: 287
Max: 18-21
Prd: 16
Dir: 287
Max: 15-18
Prd: 15
Dir: 289
Max: 9-10
Prd: 14

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 3/18/2019, 2:45 PM
3/17/2019 8:00 AM - 3/25/2019 0:00 AM

3/17/20193/18/20193/19/20193/20/20193/21/20193/22/20193/23/20193/24/20193/25/2019
Dir: 191
Max: 2-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 186
Max: 2-3
Prd: 16
Dir: 239
Max: 4-5
Prd: 11
Dir: 238
Max: 4-5
Prd: 10
Dir: 195
Max: 2-3
Prd: 16
Dir: 192
Max: 2-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 190
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 194
Max: 1-2
Prd: 19
Dir: 236
Max: 3-4
Prd: 7


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

Sunday, March the 17th: Swell will be coming in from 292 degrees with 9 to 11 foot surf with 16 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 2 feet from 191 degrees with 14 second periods.

Monday, March the 18th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 291 degrees with 8 to 9 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 186 degrees with 16 second periods.

Tuesday, March the 19th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 281 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 18 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 239 degrees with 11 second periods.

Wednesday, March the 20th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 275 degrees with 12 to 14 foot surf with 15 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 238 degrees with 10 second periods.

Thursday, March the 21st: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 279 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 195 degrees with 16 second periods.

Friday, March the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 286 degrees with 15 to 18 foot surf with 16 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 2 feet from 192 degrees with 14 second periods.

Saturday, March the 23rd: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 287 degrees with 18 to 21 foot surf with 16 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 190 degrees with 14 second periods.

Sunday, March the 24th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 287 degrees with 15 to 18 foot surf with 15 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 194 degrees with 19 second periods.

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