Surf Forecasts:: Central California

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WaveCast Central California
8-21-2017 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 8/21/2017, 2:45 PM
8/20/2017 8:00 AM - 8/28/2017 0:00 AM

8/20/20178/21/20178/22/20178/23/20178/24/20178/25/20178/26/20178/27/20178/28/2017
Dir: 313
Max: 5-6
Prd: 10
Dir: 314
Max: 4-5
Prd: 10
Dir: 315
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9
Dir: 312
Max: 3-3
Prd: 8
Dir: 313
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 312
Max: 6-8
Prd: 10
Dir: 314
Max: 6-7
Prd: 10
Dir: 315
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 317
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 8/21/2017, 2:45 PM
8/20/2017 8:00 AM - 8/28/2017 0:00 AM

8/20/20178/21/20178/22/20178/23/20178/24/20178/25/20178/26/20178/27/20178/28/2017
Dir: 198
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 197
Max: 2-3
Prd: 13
Dir: 196
Max: 1-2
Prd: 13
Dir: 189
Max: 2-3
Prd: 11
Dir: 197
Max: 2-3
Prd: 11
Dir: 208
Max: 1-2
Prd: 10
Dir: 182
Max: 1-2
Prd: 13
Dir: 177
Max: 2-3
Prd: 18
Dir: 173
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17


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

Sunday, August the 20th: Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 198 degrees with 14 second periods.

Monday, August the 21st: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 197 degrees with 13 second periods.

Tuesday, August the 22nd: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 315 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 9 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 2 feet from 196 degrees with 13 second periods.

Wednesday, August the 23rd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 312 degrees with 3 foot surf with 8 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 189 degrees with 11 second periods.

Thursday, August the 24th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 197 degrees with 11 second periods.

Friday, August the 25th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 312 degrees with 6 to 8 foot surf with 10 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 2 feet from 208 degrees with 10 second periods.

Saturday, August the 26th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 10 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 182 degrees with 13 second periods.

Sunday, August the 27th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 315 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 9 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 177 degrees with 18 second periods.

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