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WaveCast North Carolina
2-18-2018 4:45 AM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 2/18/2018, 4:45 AM
2/17/2018 8:00 AM - 2/25/2018 0:00 AM

2/17/20182/18/20182/19/20182/20/20182/21/20182/22/20182/23/20182/24/20182/25/2018
Dir: 111
Max: 1-2
Prd: 9
Dir: 70
Max: 2-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 80
Max: 2-3
Prd: 7
Dir: 108
Max: 1-2
Prd: 6
Dir: 139
Max: 2-3
Prd: 7
Dir: 134
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9
Dir: 129
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9
Dir: 123
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9
Dir: 119
Max: 2-3
Prd: 9


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

Saturday, February the 17th: Swell will be coming in from 111 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Sunday, February the 18th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 70 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Monday, February the 19th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 80 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Tuesday, February the 20th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 108 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Wednesday, February the 21st: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 139 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Thursday, February the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 134 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Friday, February the 23rd: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 129 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Saturday, February the 24th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 123 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 9 second periods.

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