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WaveCast Central California
10-19-2017 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 10/19/2017, 2:45 PM
10/18/2017 8:00 AM - 10/26/2017 0:00 AM

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Dir: 313
Max: 6-8
Prd: 12
Dir: 313
Max: 6-7
Prd: 11
Dir: 310
Max: 24-28
Prd: 18
Dir: 308
Max: 22-25
Prd: 16
Dir: 309
Max: 11-13
Prd: 14
Dir: 307
Max: 11-13
Prd: 13
Dir: 304
Max: 13-16
Prd: 16
Dir: 304
Max: 9-11
Prd: 14
Dir: 301
Max: 5-6
Prd: 13

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 10/19/2017, 2:45 PM
10/18/2017 8:00 AM - 10/26/2017 0:00 AM

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Dir: 199
Max: 4-5
Prd: 16
Dir: 199
Max: 4-5
Prd: 15
Dir: 199
Max: 3-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 197
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 174
Max: 3-4
Prd: 20
Dir: 176
Max: 3-4
Prd: 18
Dir: 177
Max: 3-4
Prd: 16
Dir: 177
Max: 3-3
Prd: 15
Dir: 176
Max: 3-3
Prd: 14


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

Wednesday, October the 18th: Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 6 to 8 foot surf with 12 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 199 degrees with 16 second periods.

Thursday, October the 19th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 6 to 7 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 4 to 5 feet from 199 degrees with 15 second periods.

Friday, October the 20th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 310 degrees with 24 to 28 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 3 to 3 feet from 199 degrees with 14 second periods.

Saturday, October the 21st: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 22 to 25 foot surf with 16 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 197 degrees with 14 second periods.

Sunday, October the 22nd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 309 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 14 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 174 degrees with 20 second periods.

Monday, October the 23rd: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 307 degrees with 11 to 13 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 3 to 4 feet from 176 degrees with 18 second periods.

Tuesday, October the 24th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 304 degrees with 13 to 16 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 3 to 4 feet from 177 degrees with 16 second periods.

Wednesday, October the 25th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 304 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 3 to 3 feet from 177 degrees with 15 second periods.

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