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WaveCast North Carolina
5-22-2019 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 5/22/2019, 2:45 PM
5/21/2019 8:00 AM - 5/29/2019 0:00 AM

5/21/20195/22/20195/23/20195/24/20195/25/20195/26/20195/27/20195/28/20195/29/2019
Dir: 120
Max: 1-2
Prd: 8
Dir: 88
Max: 3-4
Prd: 8
Dir: 113
Max: 2-3
Prd: 8
Dir: 117
Max: 1-2
Prd: 7
Dir: 116
Max: 1-1
Prd: 7
Dir: 120
Max: 1-1
Prd: 7
Dir: 119
Max: 0-1
Prd: 7
Dir: 120
Max: 0-1
Prd: 7
Dir: 121
Max: 0-1
Prd: 8


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

Tuesday, May the 21st: Swell will be coming in from 120 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Wednesday, May the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 88 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Thursday, May the 23rd: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 113 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Friday, May the 24th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 117 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Saturday, May the 25th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 116 degrees with 1 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Sunday, May the 26th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 120 degrees with 1 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Monday, May the 27th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 119 degrees with 0 to 1 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Tuesday, May the 28th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 120 degrees with 0 to 1 foot surf with 7 second periods.

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