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WaveCast South Africa South and SE Coast
12-15-2018 2:45 PM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 12/15/2018, 2:45 PM
12/14/2018 8:00 AM - 12/22/2018 0:00 AM

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Dir: 225
Max: 9-11
Prd: 12
Dir: 224
Max: 7-8
Prd: 12
Dir: 226
Max: 5-7
Prd: 11
Dir: 231
Max: 5-6
Prd: 11
Dir: 96
Max: 4-5
Prd: 7
Dir: 140
Max: 4-5
Prd: 8
Dir: 94
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 102
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 103
Max: 5-6
Prd: 9


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

Friday, December the 14th: Swell will be coming in from 225 degrees with 9 to 11 foot surf with 12 second periods.

Saturday, December the 15th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 224 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 12 second periods.

Sunday, December the 16th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 226 degrees with 5 to 7 foot surf with 11 second periods.

Monday, December the 17th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 231 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 11 second periods.

Tuesday, December the 18th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 96 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Wednesday, December the 19th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 140 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Thursday, December the 20th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 94 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Friday, December the 21st: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 102 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

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