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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
12-16-2017 4:45 AM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/16/2017, 4:45 AM
12/15/2017 8:00 AM - 12/23/2017 0:00 AM

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Dir: 170
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 222
Max: 7-8
Prd: 13
Dir: 227
Max: 6-7
Prd: 12
Dir: 224
Max: 7-8
Prd: 14
Dir: 204
Max: 13-15
Prd: 13
Dir: 205
Max: 13-16
Prd: 13
Dir: 211
Max: 8-10
Prd: 12
Dir: 219
Max: 10-12
Prd: 16
Dir: 227
Max: 6-7
Prd: 13


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

Friday, December the 15th: Swell will be coming in from 170 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Saturday, December the 16th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 222 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Sunday, December the 17th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 227 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 12 second periods.

Monday, December the 18th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 224 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 14 second periods.

Tuesday, December the 19th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 204 degrees with 13 to 15 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Wednesday, December the 20th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 205 degrees with 13 to 16 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Thursday, December the 21st: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 211 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 12 second periods.

Friday, December the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 219 degrees with 10 to 12 foot surf with 16 second periods.

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