Surf Forecasts:: Northern California

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WaveCast Northern California
8-15-2018 4:45 AM

NNW 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: 310
Max: 3-3
Prd: 8
Dir: 300
Max: 3-4
Prd: 14
Dir: 301
Max: 3-4
Prd: 14
Dir: 304
Max: 4-5
Prd: 11
Dir: 306
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 311
Max: 5-6
Prd: 9
Dir: 311
Max: 6-7
Prd: 9
Dir: 310
Max: 4-5
Prd: 9
Dir: 312
Max: 2-3
Prd: 9

SSW 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: 198
Max: 2-2
Prd: 15
Dir: 200
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 179
Max: 3-4
Prd: 18
Dir: 179
Max: 4-5
Prd: 17
Dir: 181
Max: 4-5
Prd: 15
Dir: 182
Max: 3-4
Prd: 14
Dir: 182
Max: 3-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 182
Max: 2-3
Prd: 13
Dir: 185
Max: 2-2
Prd: 12


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

Tuesday, August the 14th: Swell will be coming in from 310 degrees with 3 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 2 feet from 198 degrees with 15 second periods.

Wednesday, August the 15th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 300 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW energy is looking similar to yesterday. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 200 degrees with 14 second periods.

Thursday, August the 16th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 301 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 14 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 3 to 4 feet from 179 degrees with 18 second periods.

Friday, August the 17th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 304 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 11 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 179 degrees with 17 second periods.

Saturday, August the 18th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 306 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 4 to 5 feet from 181 degrees with 15 second periods.

Sunday, August the 19th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 311 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 9 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 4 feet from 182 degrees with 14 second periods.

Monday, August the 20th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 311 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 9 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 182 degrees with 14 second periods.

Tuesday, August the 21st: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 310 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 182 degrees with 13 second periods.

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