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WaveCast Central California
1-23-2020 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/23/2020, 2:45 PM
1/22/2020 8:00 AM - 1/30/2020 0:00 AM

1/22/20201/23/20201/24/20201/25/20201/26/20201/27/20201/28/20201/29/20201/30/2020
Dir: 297
Max: 14-17
Prd: 14
Dir: 299
Max: 9-11
Prd: 13
Dir: 288
Max: 14-16
Prd: 18
Dir: 288
Max: 17-20
Prd: 17
Dir: 287
Max: 10-12
Prd: 15
Dir: 294
Max: 18-21
Prd: 17
Dir: 296
Max: 18-22
Prd: 16
Dir: 296
Max: 11-13
Prd: 14
Dir: 302
Max: 9-11
Prd: 13

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/23/2020, 2:45 PM
1/22/2020 8:00 AM - 1/30/2020 0:00 AM

1/22/20201/23/20201/24/20201/25/20201/26/20201/27/20201/28/20201/29/20201/30/2020
Dir: 187
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 223
Max: 1-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 195
Max: 1-1
Prd: 12
Dir: 195
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 206
Max: 0-1
Prd: 16
Dir: 189
Max: 1-2
Prd: 18
Dir: 188
Max: 1-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 187
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 186
Max: 1-1
Prd: 13


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

Wednesday, January the 22nd: Swell will be coming in from 297 degrees with 14 to 17 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 187 degrees with 14 second periods.

Thursday, January the 23rd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 9 to 11 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 1 to 2 feet from 223 degrees with 17 second periods.

Friday, January the 24th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 288 degrees with 14 to 16 foot surf with 18 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 195 degrees with 12 second periods.

Saturday, January the 25th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 288 degrees with 17 to 20 foot surf with 17 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 195 degrees with 14 second periods.

Sunday, January the 26th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 287 degrees with 10 to 12 foot surf with 15 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 0 to 1 feet from 206 degrees with 16 second periods.

Monday, January the 27th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 294 degrees with 18 to 21 foot surf with 17 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 189 degrees with 18 second periods.

Tuesday, January the 28th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 296 degrees with 18 to 22 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 1 to 2 feet from 188 degrees with 16 second periods.

Wednesday, January the 29th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 296 degrees with 11 to 13 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 1 to 2 feet from 187 degrees with 14 second periods.

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