Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern 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: 293
Max: 13-15
Prd: 14
Dir: 293
Max: 8-9
Prd: 12
Dir: 285
Max: 14-17
Prd: 18
Dir: 284
Max: 17-20
Prd: 17
Dir: 283
Max: 9-11
Prd: 14
Dir: 292
Max: 18-22
Prd: 16
Dir: 293
Max: 18-21
Prd: 16
Dir: 292
Max: 10-12
Prd: 13
Dir: 297
Max: 8-10
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: 198
Max: 1-1
Prd: 14
Dir: 197
Max: 1-1
Prd: 13
Dir: 194
Max: 1-1
Prd: 13
Dir: 187
Max: 1-1
Prd: 15
Dir: 249
Max: 0-1
Prd: 4
Dir: 190
Max: 1-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 190
Max: 1-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 188
Max: 1-2
Prd: 15
Dir: 188
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 293 degrees with 13 to 15 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 1 feet from 198 degrees with 14 second periods.

Thursday, January the 23rd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 293 degrees with 8 to 9 foot surf with 12 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 197 degrees with 13 second periods.

Friday, January the 24th: 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 18 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 194 degrees with 13 second periods.

Saturday, January the 25th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 284 degrees with 17 to 20 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 1 to 1 feet from 187 degrees with 15 second periods.

Sunday, January the 26th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 283 degrees with 9 to 11 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 0 to 1 feet from 249 degrees with 4 second periods.

Monday, January the 27th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 292 degrees with 18 to 22 foot surf with 16 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 190 degrees with 17 second periods.

Tuesday, January the 28th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 293 degrees with 18 to 21 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 190 degrees with 16 second periods.

Wednesday, January the 29th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 292 degrees with 10 to 12 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 188 degrees with 15 second periods.

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