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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
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: 239
Max: 13-15
Prd: 13
Dir: 219
Max: 12-14
Prd: 13
Dir: 218
Max: 13-16
Prd: 13
Dir: 217
Max: 12-14
Prd: 14
Dir: 219
Max: 8-10
Prd: 13
Dir: 239
Max: 9-10
Prd: 8
Dir: 226
Max: 26-31
Prd: 15
Dir: 222
Max: 21-25
Prd: 16
Dir: 216
Max: 10-12
Prd: 14


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

Tuesday, May the 21st: Swell will be coming in from 239 degrees with 13 to 15 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Wednesday, May the 22nd: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 219 degrees with 12 to 14 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Thursday, May the 23rd: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 218 degrees with 13 to 16 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Friday, May the 24th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 217 degrees with 12 to 14 foot surf with 14 second periods.

Saturday, May the 25th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 219 degrees with 8 to 10 foot surf with 13 second periods.

Sunday, May the 26th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 239 degrees with 9 to 10 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Monday, May the 27th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 226 degrees with 26 to 31 foot surf with 15 second periods.

Tuesday, May the 28th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 222 degrees with 21 to 25 foot surf with 16 second periods.

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