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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
1-19-2019 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/19/2019, 2:45 PM
1/18/2019 8:00 AM - 1/26/2019 0:00 AM

1/18/20191/19/20191/20/20191/21/20191/22/20191/23/20191/24/20191/25/20191/26/2019
Dir: 237
Max: 10-12
Prd: 10
Dir: 225
Max: 11-13
Prd: 11
Dir: 228
Max: 7-9
Prd: 13
Dir: 233
Max: 6-7
Prd: 11
Dir: 232
Max: 7-9
Prd: 14
Dir: 217
Max: 18-21
Prd: 15
Dir: 218
Max: 18-21
Prd: 15
Dir: 219
Max: 10-12
Prd: 13
Dir: 219
Max: 5-6
Prd: 12


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

Friday, January the 18th: Swell will be coming in from 237 degrees with 10 to 12 foot surf with 10 second periods.

Saturday, January the 19th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 225 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 11 second periods.

Sunday, January the 20th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 228 degrees with 7 to 9 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Monday, January the 21st: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 233 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 11 second periods.

Tuesday, January the 22nd: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 232 degrees with 7 to 9 foot surf with 14 second periods.

Wednesday, January the 23rd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 217 degrees with 18 to 21 foot surf with 15 second periods.

Thursday, January the 24th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 218 degrees with 18 to 21 foot surf with 15 second periods.

Friday, January the 25th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 219 degrees with 10 to 12 foot surf with 13 second periods.

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