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WaveCast Costa Rica West Coast
11-18-2017 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 11/18/2017, 2:45 PM
11/17/2017 8:00 AM - 11/25/2017 0:00 AM

11/17/201711/18/201711/19/201711/20/201711/21/201711/22/201711/23/201711/24/201711/25/2017
Dir: 313
Max: 1-1
Prd: 7
Dir: 313
Max: 1-1
Prd: 8
Dir: 314
Max: 1-1
Prd: 8
Dir: 313
Max: 0-1
Prd: 7
Dir: 312
Max: 1-2
Prd: 11
Dir: 297
Max: 1-1
Prd: 15
Dir: 298
Max: 0-1
Prd: 14
Dir: 310
Max: 2-3
Prd: 11
Dir: 312
Max: 1-2
Prd: 8

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 11/18/2017, 2:45 PM
11/17/2017 8:00 AM - 11/25/2017 0:00 AM

11/17/201711/18/201711/19/201711/20/201711/21/201711/22/201711/23/201711/24/201711/25/2017
Dir: 212
Max: 2-3
Prd: 13
Dir: 214
Max: 2-3
Prd: 16
Dir: 218
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 216
Max: 3-4
Prd: 16
Dir: 215
Max: 3-4
Prd: 15
Dir: 217
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 218
Max: 3-3
Prd: 16
Dir: 217
Max: 3-4
Prd: 15
Dir: 177
Max: 2-3
Prd: 10


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

Friday, November the 17th: Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 1 foot surf with 7 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 212 degrees with 13 second periods.

Saturday, November the 18th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 1 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 214 degrees with 16 second periods.

Sunday, November the 19th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 1 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 218 degrees with 17 second periods.

Monday, November the 20th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 0 to 1 foot surf with 7 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 216 degrees with 16 second periods.

Tuesday, November the 21st: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 312 degrees with 1 to 2 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 3 to 4 feet from 215 degrees with 15 second periods.

Wednesday, November the 22nd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 297 degrees with 1 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 2 to 3 feet from 217 degrees with 14 second periods.

Thursday, November the 23rd: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 0 to 1 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 3 to 3 feet from 218 degrees with 16 second periods.

Friday, November the 24th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 310 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 11 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 217 degrees with 15 second periods.

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