Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern California
5-19-2019 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 5/19/2019, 4:45 AM
5/18/2019 8:00 AM - 5/26/2019 0:00 AM

5/18/20195/19/20195/20/20195/21/20195/22/20195/23/20195/24/20195/25/20195/26/2019
Dir: 297
Max: 5-6
Prd: 13
Dir: 278
Max: 14-17
Prd: 13
Dir: 278
Max: 13-15
Prd: 13
Dir: 298
Max: 20-24
Prd: 15
Dir: 298
Max: 17-20
Prd: 14
Dir: 303
Max: 12-14
Prd: 11
Dir: 308
Max: 8-10
Prd: 10
Dir: 308
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9
Dir: 279
Max: 2-3
Prd: 10

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 5/19/2019, 4:45 AM
5/18/2019 8:00 AM - 5/26/2019 0:00 AM

5/18/20195/19/20195/20/20195/21/20195/22/20195/23/20195/24/20195/25/20195/26/2019
Dir: 243
Max: 6-7
Prd: 9
Dir: 200
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 187
Max: 2-3
Prd: 19
Dir: 183
Max: 4-5
Prd: 18
Dir: 181
Max: 4-4
Prd: 17
Dir: 178
Max: 3-3
Prd: 15
Dir: 218
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 217
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 216
Max: 2-3
Prd: 16


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

Saturday, May the 18th: Swell will be coming in from 297 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 13 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 6 to 7 feet from 243 degrees with 9 second periods.

Sunday, May the 19th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 278 degrees with 14 to 17 foot surf with 13 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 200 degrees with 14 second periods.

Monday, May the 20th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 278 degrees with 13 to 15 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 2 to 3 feet from 187 degrees with 19 second periods.

Tuesday, May the 21st: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 20 to 24 foot surf with 15 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 183 degrees with 18 second periods.

Wednesday, May the 22nd: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 17 to 20 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 4 to 4 feet from 181 degrees with 17 second periods.

Thursday, May the 23rd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 12 to 14 foot surf with 11 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 178 degrees with 15 second periods.

Friday, May the 24th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 10 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.

Saturday, May the 25th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 9 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 217 degrees with 17 second periods.

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