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WaveCast North Carolina
8-15-2018 4:45 AM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 8/15/2018, 4:45 AM
8/14/2018 8:00 AM - 8/22/2018 0:00 AM

8/14/20188/15/20188/16/20188/17/20188/18/20188/19/20188/20/20188/21/20188/22/2018
Dir: 180
Max: 1-2
Prd: 6
Dir: 203
Max: 1-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 127
Max: 1-2
Prd: 8
Dir: 124
Max: 2-2
Prd: 8
Dir: 210
Max: 1-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 214
Max: 1-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 136
Max: 0-1
Prd: 5
Dir: 118
Max: 1-1
Prd: 12
Dir: 209
Max: 1-2
Prd: 5


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

Tuesday, August the 14th: Swell will be coming in from 180 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Wednesday, August the 15th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 203 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Thursday, August the 16th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 127 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Friday, August the 17th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 124 degrees with 2 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Saturday, August the 18th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 210 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Sunday, August the 19th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 214 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Monday, August the 20th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 136 degrees with 0 to 1 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Tuesday, August the 21st: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 118 degrees with 1 foot surf with 12 second periods.

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