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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
7-18-2018 4:45 AM

Swell 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: 229
Max: 6-7
Prd: 13
Dir: 211
Max: 7-9
Prd: 18
Dir: 224
Max: 10-12
Prd: 16
Dir: 236
Max: 8-10
Prd: 13
Dir: 236
Max: 8-9
Prd: 12
Dir: 232
Max: 6-7
Prd: 12
Dir: 250
Max: 6-7
Prd: 11
Dir: 250
Max: 8-9
Prd: 10
Dir: 253
Max: 5-6
Prd: 9


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

Tuesday, July the 17th: Swell will be coming in from 229 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Wednesday, July the 18th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 211 degrees with 7 to 9 foot surf with 18 second periods.

Thursday, July the 19th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 224 degrees with 10 to 12 foot surf with 16 second periods.

Friday, July the 20th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 236 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Saturday, July the 21st: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 236 degrees with 8 to 9 foot surf with 12 second periods.

Sunday, July the 22nd: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 232 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 12 second periods.

Monday, July the 23rd: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 250 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 11 second periods.

Tuesday, July the 24th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 250 degrees with 8 to 9 foot surf with 10 second periods.

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