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WaveCast Central California
11-21-2018 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 11/21/2018, 4:45 AM
11/20/2018 8:00 AM - 11/28/2018 0:00 AM

11/20/201811/21/201811/22/201811/23/201811/24/201811/25/201811/26/201811/27/201811/28/2018
Dir: 292
Max: 3-3
Prd: 11
Dir: 299
Max: 4-5
Prd: 16
Dir: 286
Max: 9-11
Prd: 14
Dir: 299
Max: 10-11
Prd: 12
Dir: 300
Max: 10-12
Prd: 12
Dir: 302
Max: 8-10
Prd: 11
Dir: 301
Max: 5-6
Prd: 11
Dir: 293
Max: 17-20
Prd: 16
Dir: 292
Max: 16-19
Prd: 16

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 11/21/2018, 4:45 AM
11/20/2018 8:00 AM - 11/28/2018 0:00 AM

11/20/201811/21/201811/22/201811/23/201811/24/201811/25/201811/26/201811/27/201811/28/2018
Dir: 192
Max: 2-2
Prd: 15
Dir: 176
Max: 2-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 191
Max: 1-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 203
Max: 2-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 197
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 190
Max: 2-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 192
Max: 1-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 197
Max: 2-2
Prd: 15
Dir: 195
Max: 2-2
Prd: 14


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

Tuesday, November the 20th: Swell will be coming in from 292 degrees with 3 foot surf with 11 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 2 feet from 192 degrees with 15 second periods.

Wednesday, November the 21st: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 16 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 176 degrees with 6 second periods.

Thursday, November the 22nd: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 286 degrees with 9 to 11 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 2 feet from 191 degrees with 5 second periods.

Friday, November the 23rd: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 10 to 11 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 2 to 2 feet from 203 degrees with 16 second periods.

Saturday, November the 24th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 300 degrees with 10 to 12 foot surf with 12 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 197 degrees with 17 second periods.

Sunday, November the 25th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 302 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 11 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 190 degrees with 16 second periods.

Monday, November the 26th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 301 degrees with 5 to 6 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 2 feet from 192 degrees with 16 second periods.

Tuesday, November the 27th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 293 degrees with 17 to 20 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 2 to 2 feet from 197 degrees with 15 second periods.

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