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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
4-29-2017 4:45 AM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 4/29/2017, 4:45 AM
4/28/2017 8:00 AM - 5/6/2017 0:00 AM

4/28/20174/29/20174/30/20175/1/20175/2/20175/3/20175/4/20175/5/20175/6/2017
Dir: 187
Max: 2-3
Prd: 11
Dir: 82
Max: 5-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 83
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 213
Max: 7-8
Prd: 19
Dir: 227
Max: 10-11
Prd: 16
Dir: 232
Max: 8-10
Prd: 15
Dir: 234
Max: 5-6
Prd: 13
Dir: 240
Max: 8-10
Prd: 12
Dir: 240
Max: 11-13
Prd: 14


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

Friday, April the 28th: Swell will be coming in from 187 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 11 second periods.

Saturday, April the 29th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 82 degrees with 5 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Sunday, April the 30th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 83 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Monday, May the 1st: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 213 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 19 second periods.

Tuesday, May the 2nd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 227 degrees with 10 to 11 foot surf with 16 second periods.

Wednesday, May the 3rd: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 232 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 15 second periods.

Thursday, May the 4th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 234 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Friday, May the 5th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 240 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 12 second periods.

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