Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern California
8-15-2020 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 8/15/2020, 4:45 AM
8/14/2020 8:00 AM - 8/22/2020 0:00 AM

8/14/20208/15/20208/16/20208/17/20208/18/20208/19/20208/20/20208/21/20208/22/2020
Dir: 312
Max: 3-4
Prd: 8
Dir: 314
Max: 2-3
Prd: 8
Dir: 314
Max: 2-2
Prd: 8
Dir: 313
Max: 5-6
Prd: 10
Dir: 314
Max: 7-8
Prd: 8
Dir: 312
Max: 7-8
Prd: 8
Dir: 311
Max: 7-8
Prd: 8
Dir: 312
Max: 5-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 309
Max: 5-6
Prd: 8

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 8/15/2020, 4:45 AM
8/14/2020 8:00 AM - 8/22/2020 0:00 AM

8/14/20208/15/20208/16/20208/17/20208/18/20208/19/20208/20/20208/21/20208/22/2020
Dir: 160
Max: 1-2
Prd: 11
Dir: 204
Max: 2-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 186
Max: 1-2
Prd: 19
Dir: 181
Max: 1-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 172
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 173
Max: 2-3
Prd: 13
Dir: 214
Max: 2-3
Prd: 16
Dir: 214
Max: 2-3
Prd: 15
Dir: 214
Max: 2-2
Prd: 15


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

Friday, August the 14th: Swell will be coming in from 312 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 160 degrees with 11 second periods.

Saturday, August the 15th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 2 feet from 204 degrees with 17 second periods.

Sunday, August the 16th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 2 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 186 degrees with 19 second periods.

Monday, August the 17th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 181 degrees with 17 second periods.

Tuesday, August the 18th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 314 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 172 degrees with 14 second periods.

Wednesday, August the 19th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 312 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 8 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 173 degrees with 13 second periods.

Thursday, August the 20th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 311 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 8 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 214 degrees with 16 second periods.

Friday, August the 21st: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 312 degrees with 5 to 7 foot surf with 8 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 214 degrees with 15 second periods.