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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
1-16-2018 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/16/2018, 2:45 PM
1/15/2018 8:00 AM - 1/23/2018 0:00 AM

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Dir: 223
Max: 11-13
Prd: 13
Dir: 224
Max: 9-11
Prd: 12
Dir: 220
Max: 7-8
Prd: 14
Dir: 221
Max: 6-7
Prd: 13
Dir: 144
Max: 7-8
Prd: 8
Dir: 141
Max: 8-10
Prd: 9
Dir: 101
Max: 9-11
Prd: 10
Dir: 99
Max: 8-9
Prd: 11
Dir: 106
Max: 4-5
Prd: 10


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

Monday, January the 15th: Swell will be coming in from 223 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Tuesday, January the 16th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 224 degrees with 9 to 11 foot surf with 12 second periods.

Wednesday, January the 17th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 220 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 14 second periods.

Thursday, January the 18th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 221 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Friday, January the 19th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 144 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Saturday, January the 20th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 141 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Sunday, January the 21st: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 101 degrees with 9 to 11 foot surf with 10 second periods.

Monday, January the 22nd: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 99 degrees with 8 to 9 foot surf with 11 second periods.

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