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WaveCast Central California
12-16-2017 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/16/2017, 4:45 AM
12/15/2017 8:00 AM - 12/23/2017 0:00 AM

12/15/201712/16/201712/17/201712/18/201712/19/201712/20/201712/21/201712/22/201712/23/2017
Dir: 294
Max: 12-14
Prd: 16
Dir: 311
Max: 15-18
Prd: 11
Dir: 309
Max: 12-14
Prd: 11
Dir: 313
Max: 4-5
Prd: 10
Dir: 305
Max: 9-11
Prd: 15
Dir: 305
Max: 9-11
Prd: 15
Dir: 308
Max: 6-7
Prd: 14
Dir: 315
Max: 5-6
Prd: 12
Dir: 305
Max: 3-4
Prd: 15

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/16/2017, 4:45 AM
12/15/2017 8:00 AM - 12/23/2017 0:00 AM

12/15/201712/16/201712/17/201712/18/201712/19/201712/20/201712/21/201712/22/201712/23/2017
Dir: 158
Max: 0-1
Prd: 10
Dir: 159
Max: 0-1
Prd: 9
Dir: 189
Max: 1-1
Prd: 14
Dir: 193
Max: 1-2
Prd: 15
Dir: 188
Max: 1-2
Prd: 13
Dir: 188
Max: 1-2
Prd: 13
Dir: 187
Max: 1-1
Prd: 12
Dir: 190
Max: 1-1
Prd: 11
Dir: 178
Max: 1-1
Prd: 11


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

Friday, December the 15th: Swell will be coming in from 294 degrees with 12 to 14 foot surf with 16 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 0 to 1 feet from 158 degrees with 10 second periods.

Saturday, December the 16th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 311 degrees with 15 to 18 foot surf with 11 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 0 to 1 feet from 159 degrees with 9 second periods.

Sunday, December the 17th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 309 degrees with 12 to 14 foot surf with 11 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 1 feet from 189 degrees with 14 second periods.

Monday, December the 18th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 193 degrees with 15 second periods.

Tuesday, December the 19th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 305 degrees with 9 to 11 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 188 degrees with 13 second periods.

Wednesday, December the 20th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 305 degrees with 9 to 11 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 188 degrees with 13 second periods.

Thursday, December the 21st: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 6 to 7 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 1 to 1 feet from 187 degrees with 12 second periods.

Friday, December the 22nd: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 315 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 12 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 1 feet from 190 degrees with 11 second periods.

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