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WaveCast North Carolina
2-20-2019 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 2/20/2019, 2:45 PM
2/19/2019 8:00 AM - 2/27/2019 0:00 AM

2/19/20192/20/20192/21/20192/22/20192/23/20192/24/20192/25/20192/26/20192/27/2019
Dir: 72
Max: 8-9
Prd: 8
Dir: 81
Max: 8-9
Prd: 8
Dir: 128
Max: 5-6
Prd: 8
Dir: 126
Max: 2-3
Prd: 8
Dir: 61
Max: 3-4
Prd: 7
Dir: 211
Max: 3-4
Prd: 6
Dir: 21
Max: 2-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 120
Max: 4-5
Prd: 7
Dir: 126
Max: 4-5
Prd: 8


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

Tuesday, February the 19th: Swell will be coming in from 72 degrees with 8 to 9 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Wednesday, February the 20th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 81 degrees with 8 to 9 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Thursday, February the 21st: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 128 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Friday, February the 22nd: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 126 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Saturday, February the 23rd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 61 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Sunday, February the 24th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 211 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Monday, February the 25th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 21 degrees with 2 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Tuesday, February the 26th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 120 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 7 second periods.

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