Surf Forecasts:: Central California

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WaveCast Central California
5-19-2019 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 5/19/2019, 4:45 AM
5/18/2019 8:00 AM - 5/26/2019 0:00 AM

5/18/20195/19/20195/20/20195/21/20195/22/20195/23/20195/24/20195/25/20195/26/2019
Dir: 274
Max: 4-5
Prd: 10
Dir: 285
Max: 14-17
Prd: 13
Dir: 285
Max: 14-17
Prd: 13
Dir: 305
Max: 20-24
Prd: 15
Dir: 304
Max: 19-23
Prd: 14
Dir: 303
Max: 12-15
Prd: 11
Dir: 310
Max: 8-10
Prd: 11
Dir: 310
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 290
Max: 1-2
Prd: 10

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 5/19/2019, 4:45 AM
5/18/2019 8:00 AM - 5/26/2019 0:00 AM

5/18/20195/19/20195/20/20195/21/20195/22/20195/23/20195/24/20195/25/20195/26/2019
Dir: 203
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 183
Max: 2-3
Prd: 19
Dir: 185
Max: 3-4
Prd: 18
Dir: 180
Max: 4-5
Prd: 18
Dir: 179
Max: 4-5
Prd: 17
Dir: 178
Max: 3-4
Prd: 15
Dir: 177
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 219
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 220
Max: 2-3
Prd: 16


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

Saturday, May the 18th: Swell will be coming in from 274 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 203 degrees with 14 second periods.

Sunday, May the 19th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 285 degrees with 14 to 17 foot surf with 13 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 183 degrees with 19 second periods.

Monday, May the 20th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 285 degrees with 14 to 17 foot surf with 13 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 3 to 4 feet from 185 degrees with 18 second periods.

Tuesday, May the 21st: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 305 degrees with 20 to 24 foot surf with 15 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 180 degrees with 18 second periods.

Wednesday, May the 22nd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 304 degrees with 19 to 23 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 179 degrees with 17 second periods.

Thursday, May the 23rd: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 12 to 15 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 3 to 4 feet from 178 degrees with 15 second periods.

Friday, May the 24th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 310 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 3 feet from 177 degrees with 14 second periods.

Saturday, May the 25th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 310 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 9 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 219 degrees with 17 second periods.

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