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WaveCast North Carolina
10-20-2018 4:45 AM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 10/20/2018, 4:45 AM
10/19/2018 8:00 AM - 10/27/2018 0:00 AM

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Dir: 128
Max: 2-3
Prd: 10
Dir: 122
Max: 3-3
Prd: 9
Dir: 6
Max: 3-4
Prd: 6
Dir: 50
Max: 2-2
Prd: 6
Dir: 112
Max: 2-2
Prd: 8
Dir: 63
Max: 3-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 62
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 73
Max: 4-5
Prd: 7
Dir: 79
Max: 3-4
Prd: 7


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

Friday, October the 19th: Swell will be coming in from 128 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 10 second periods.

Saturday, October the 20th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 122 degrees with 3 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Sunday, October the 21st: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 6 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Monday, October the 22nd: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 50 degrees with 2 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Tuesday, October the 23rd: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 112 degrees with 2 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Wednesday, October the 24th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 63 degrees with 3 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Thursday, October the 25th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 62 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Friday, October the 26th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 73 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 7 second periods.

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