Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern California
5-22-2019 2:45 PM

NNW 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: 299
Max: 18-21
Prd: 14
Dir: 299
Max: 17-20
Prd: 13
Dir: 303
Max: 13-15
Prd: 11
Dir: 307
Max: 8-10
Prd: 10
Dir: 308
Max: 7-8
Prd: 9
Dir: 309
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 310
Max: 3-4
Prd: 10
Dir: 313
Max: 5-6
Prd: 7
Dir: 312
Max: 5-7
Prd: 8

SSW 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: 182
Max: 4-5
Prd: 17
Dir: 181
Max: 4-4
Prd: 17
Dir: 179
Max: 3-3
Prd: 15
Dir: 219
Max: 2-3
Prd: 18
Dir: 217
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 216
Max: 2-3
Prd: 16
Dir: 214
Max: 2-3
Prd: 19
Dir: 211
Max: 4-5
Prd: 17
Dir: 214
Max: 3-4
Prd: 17


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

Tuesday, May the 21st: Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 18 to 21 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 182 degrees with 17 second periods.

Wednesday, May the 22nd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 17 to 20 foot surf with 13 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 4 feet from 181 degrees with 17 second periods.

Thursday, May the 23rd: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 13 to 15 foot surf with 11 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 3 to 3 feet from 179 degrees with 15 second periods.

Friday, May the 24th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 307 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 219 degrees with 18 second periods.

Saturday, May the 25th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 308 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 217 degrees with 17 second periods.

Sunday, May the 26th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 309 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 216 degrees with 16 second periods.

Monday, May the 27th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 310 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 214 degrees with 19 second periods.

Tuesday, May the 28th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 7 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 4 to 5 feet from 211 degrees with 17 second periods.

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