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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
10-19-2017 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 10/19/2017, 2:45 PM
10/18/2017 8:00 AM - 10/26/2017 0:00 AM

10/18/201710/19/201710/20/201710/21/201710/22/201710/23/201710/24/201710/25/201710/26/2017
Dir: 245
Max: 9-11
Prd: 9
Dir: 234
Max: 12-14
Prd: 14
Dir: 227
Max: 12-15
Prd: 13
Dir: 226
Max: 12-15
Prd: 13
Dir: 212
Max: 25-30
Prd: 20
Dir: 218
Max: 22-26
Prd: 18
Dir: 224
Max: 16-19
Prd: 15
Dir: 226
Max: 15-18
Prd: 13
Dir: 230
Max: 11-13
Prd: 12


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

Wednesday, October the 18th: Swell will be coming in from 245 degrees with 9 to 11 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Thursday, October the 19th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 234 degrees with 12 to 14 foot surf with 14 second periods.

Friday, October the 20th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 227 degrees with 12 to 15 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Saturday, October the 21st: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 226 degrees with 12 to 15 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Sunday, October the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 212 degrees with 25 to 30 foot surf with 20 second periods.

Monday, October the 23rd: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 218 degrees with 22 to 26 foot surf with 18 second periods.

Tuesday, October the 24th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 224 degrees with 16 to 19 foot surf with 15 second periods.

Wednesday, October the 25th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 226 degrees with 15 to 18 foot surf with 13 second periods.

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