Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern California
11-22-2019 2:47 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 11/22/2019, 2:47 PM
11/21/2019 8:00 AM - 11/29/2019 0:00 AM

11/21/201911/22/201911/23/201911/24/201911/25/201911/26/201911/27/201911/28/201911/29/2019
Dir: 308
Max: 5-6
Prd: 10
Dir: 295
Max: 11-13
Prd: 17
Dir: 297
Max: 14-16
Prd: 16
Dir: 302
Max: 13-16
Prd: 16
Dir: 303
Max: 15-17
Prd: 15
Dir: 302
Max: 13-15
Prd: 15
Dir: 293
Max: 12-15
Prd: 11
Dir: 299
Max: 14-16
Prd: 13
Dir: 310
Max: 8-10
Prd: 12

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 11/22/2019, 2:47 PM
11/21/2019 8:00 AM - 11/29/2019 0:00 AM

11/21/201911/22/201911/23/201911/24/201911/25/201911/26/201911/27/201911/28/201911/29/2019
Dir: 188
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 187
Max: 2-2
Prd: 13
Dir: 189
Max: 1-2
Prd: 13
Dir: 181
Max: 1-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 183
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 189
Max: 1-1
Prd: 13
Dir: 184
Max: 0-1
Prd: 12
Dir: 181
Max: 1-1
Prd: 14
Dir: 178
Max: 0-1
Prd: 13


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

Thursday, November the 21st: Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 188 degrees with 14 second periods.

Friday, November the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 295 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 17 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 187 degrees with 13 second periods.

Saturday, November the 23rd: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 297 degrees with 14 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 1 to 2 feet from 189 degrees with 13 second periods.

Sunday, November the 24th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 302 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 1 to 2 feet from 181 degrees with 16 second periods.

Monday, November the 25th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 15 to 17 foot surf with 15 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 183 degrees with 14 second periods.

Tuesday, November the 26th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 302 degrees with 13 to 15 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 1 to 1 feet from 189 degrees with 13 second periods.

Wednesday, November the 27th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 293 degrees with 12 to 15 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 0 to 1 feet from 184 degrees with 12 second periods.

Thursday, November the 28th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 14 to 16 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 1 feet from 181 degrees with 14 second periods.

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