Surf Forecasts:: Central California

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WaveCast Central California
1-23-2021 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/23/2021, 2:45 PM
1/22/2021 8:00 AM - 1/30/2021 0:00 AM

1/22/20211/23/20211/24/20211/25/20211/26/20211/27/20211/28/20211/29/20211/30/2021
Dir: 303
Max: 9-11
Prd: 11
Dir: 305
Max: 11-14
Prd: 12
Dir: 307
Max: 9-11
Prd: 11
Dir: 309
Max: 19-23
Prd: 12
Dir: 309
Max: 16-18
Prd: 12
Dir: 307
Max: 11-14
Prd: 14
Dir: 301
Max: 22-26
Prd: 17
Dir: 303
Max: 14-17
Prd: 15
Dir: 302
Max: 9-10
Prd: 12

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/23/2021, 2:45 PM
1/22/2021 8:00 AM - 1/30/2021 0:00 AM

1/22/20211/23/20211/24/20211/25/20211/26/20211/27/20211/28/20211/29/20211/30/2021
Dir: 196
Max: 2-3
Prd: 18
Dir: 200
Max: 3-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 200
Max: 2-3
Prd: 15
Dir: 198
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 197
Max: 1-1
Prd: 16
Dir: 215
Max: 9-11
Prd: 9
Dir: 184
Max: 11-13
Prd: 9
Dir: 206
Max: 6-7
Prd: 9
Dir: 228
Max: 3-4
Prd: 8


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

Friday, January the 22nd: Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 9 to 11 foot surf with 11 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 196 degrees with 18 second periods.

Saturday, January the 23rd: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 305 degrees with 11 to 14 foot surf with 12 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 3 to 3 feet from 200 degrees with 17 second periods.

Sunday, January the 24th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 307 degrees with 9 to 11 foot surf with 11 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 200 degrees with 15 second periods.

Monday, January the 25th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 309 degrees with 19 to 23 foot surf with 12 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 198 degrees with 14 second periods.

Tuesday, January the 26th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 309 degrees with 16 to 18 foot surf with 12 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 1 feet from 197 degrees with 16 second periods.

Wednesday, January the 27th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 307 degrees with 11 to 14 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 9 to 11 feet from 215 degrees with 9 second periods.

Thursday, January the 28th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 301 degrees with 22 to 26 foot surf with 17 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 11 to 13 feet from 184 degrees with 9 second periods.

Friday, January the 29th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 14 to 17 foot surf with 15 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 6 to 7 feet from 206 degrees with 9 second periods.