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WaveCast North Carolina
12-11-2017 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/11/2017, 2:45 PM
12/10/2017 8:00 AM - 12/18/2017 0:00 AM

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Dir: 130
Max: 1-1
Prd: 8
Dir: 127
Max: 1-2
Prd: 9
Dir: 122
Max: 1-2
Prd: 9
Dir: 121
Max: 1-1
Prd: 9
Dir: 120
Max: 0-1
Prd: 9
Dir: 210
Max: 3-4
Prd: 7
Dir: 197
Max: 1-1
Prd: 7
Dir: 203
Max: 1-2
Prd: 4
Dir: 199
Max: 3-3
Prd: 6


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

Sunday, December the 10th: Swell will be coming in from 130 degrees with 1 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Monday, December the 11th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 127 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Tuesday, December the 12th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 122 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Wednesday, December the 13th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 121 degrees with 1 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Thursday, December the 14th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 120 degrees with 0 to 1 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Friday, December the 15th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 210 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Saturday, December the 16th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 197 degrees with 1 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Sunday, December the 17th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 203 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 4 second periods.

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