Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

See also:
   NCal Wave Report
   

Bookmark and Share


WaveCast Northern California
6-29-2017 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 6/29/2017, 4:45 AM
6/28/2017 8:00 AM - 7/6/2017 0:00 AM

6/28/20176/29/20176/30/20177/1/20177/2/20177/3/20177/4/20177/5/20177/6/2017
Dir: 309
Max: 5-6
Prd: 8
Dir: 310
Max: 5-6
Prd: 8
Dir: 314
Max: 7-9
Prd: 8
Dir: 309
Max: 7-9
Prd: 9
Dir: 308
Max: 7-9
Prd: 9
Dir: 303
Max: 5-6
Prd: 9
Dir: 308
Max: 5-6
Prd: 9
Dir: 298
Max: 3-4
Prd: 10
Dir: 305
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 6/29/2017, 4:45 AM
6/28/2017 8:00 AM - 7/6/2017 0:00 AM

6/28/20176/29/20176/30/20177/1/20177/2/20177/3/20177/4/20177/5/20177/6/2017
Dir: 215
Max: 2-3
Prd: 19
Dir: 214
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 211
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 210
Max: 2-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 157
Max: 1-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 156
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 158
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 159
Max: 2-3
Prd: 13
Dir: 160
Max: 2-2
Prd: 12


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

Wednesday, June the 28th: Swell will be coming in from 309 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 215 degrees with 19 second periods.

Thursday, June the 29th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 310 degrees with 5 to 6 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 17 second periods.

Friday, June the 30th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 7 to 9 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 211 degrees with 17 second periods.

Saturday, July the 1st: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 309 degrees with 7 to 9 foot surf with 9 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 2 feet from 210 degrees with 16 second periods.

Sunday, July the 2nd: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 7 to 9 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 1 to 2 feet from 157 degrees with 16 second periods.

Monday, July the 3rd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 156 degrees with 14 second periods.

Tuesday, July the 4th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 5 to 6 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 158 degrees with 14 second periods.

Wednesday, July the 5th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 3 to 4 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 159 degrees with 13 second periods.

Want to plan the perfect session? Learn how with our Surf Forecasting guide. Written in easy-to-understand terms see the science behind waves, winds, water temperatures, tidal swings, and more. Learn how to predict when swells will arrive, how big the waves will be, and telltale signs of common hazards. Check it out!