Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern California
12-5-2020 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/5/2020, 4:45 AM
12/4/2020 8:00 AM - 12/12/2020 0:00 AM

12/4/202012/5/202012/6/202012/7/202012/8/202012/9/202012/10/202012/11/202012/12/2020
Dir: 290
Max: 14-17
Prd: 16
Dir: 290
Max: 11-13
Prd: 14
Dir: 287
Max: 9-11
Prd: 12
Dir: 291
Max: 28-33
Prd: 20
Dir: 291
Max: 28-33
Prd: 19
Dir: 292
Max: 17-20
Prd: 16
Dir: 298
Max: 14-16
Prd: 14
Dir: 306
Max: 11-13
Prd: 13
Dir: 314
Max: 9-11
Prd: 13

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/5/2020, 4:45 AM
12/4/2020 8:00 AM - 12/12/2020 0:00 AM

12/4/202012/5/202012/6/202012/7/202012/8/202012/9/202012/10/202012/11/202012/12/2020
Dir: 168
Max: 1-1
Prd: 13
Dir: 174
Max: 1-1
Prd: 12
Dir: 166
Max: 0-1
Prd: 11
Dir: 199
Max: 1-2
Prd: 18
Dir: 0
Max: 0-0
Prd: 0
Dir: 0
Max: 0-0
Prd: 0
Dir: 209
Max: 1-1
Prd: 19
Dir: 222
Max: 1-2
Prd: 20
Dir: 222
Max: 1-2
Prd: 19


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

Friday, December the 4th: Swell will be coming in from 290 degrees with 14 to 17 foot surf with 16 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 1 feet from 168 degrees with 13 second periods.

Saturday, December the 5th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 290 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 1 feet from 174 degrees with 12 second periods.

Sunday, December the 6th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 287 degrees with 9 to 11 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 0 to 1 feet from 166 degrees with 11 second periods.

Monday, December the 7th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 291 degrees with 28 to 33 foot surf with 20 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 199 degrees with 18 second periods.

Tuesday, December the 8th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 291 degrees with 28 to 33 foot surf with 19 second periods around NNW facing breaks. No signifcant SSW is expected. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 0 to 0 feet from 0 degrees with 0 second periods.

Wednesday, December the 9th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 292 degrees with 17 to 20 foot surf with 16 second periods around NNW facing breaks. No signifcant SSW is expected. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 0 to 0 feet from 0 degrees with 0 second periods.

Thursday, December the 10th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 14 to 16 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 1 to 1 feet from 209 degrees with 19 second periods.

Friday, December the 11th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 306 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 13 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 222 degrees with 20 second periods.