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WaveCast Central California
5-21-2018 4:45 AM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 5/21/2018, 4:45 AM
5/20/2018 8:00 AM - 5/28/2018 0:00 AM

5/20/20185/21/20185/22/20185/23/20185/24/20185/25/20185/26/20185/27/20185/28/2018
Dir: 316
Max: 3-4
Prd: 7
Dir: 305
Max: 6-7
Prd: 9
Dir: 310
Max: 4-5
Prd: 8
Dir: 299
Max: 4-4
Prd: 9
Dir: 301
Max: 5-6
Prd: 12
Dir: 301
Max: 5-5
Prd: 12
Dir: 300
Max: 4-5
Prd: 12
Dir: 306
Max: 4-5
Prd: 10
Dir: 316
Max: 3-4
Prd: 6

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 5/21/2018, 4:45 AM
5/20/2018 8:00 AM - 5/28/2018 0:00 AM

5/20/20185/21/20185/22/20185/23/20185/24/20185/25/20185/26/20185/27/20185/28/2018
Dir: 200
Max: 1-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 200
Max: 4-5
Prd: 22
Dir: 199
Max: 5-6
Prd: 20
Dir: 196
Max: 5-7
Prd: 18
Dir: 193
Max: 5-6
Prd: 16
Dir: 191
Max: 4-5
Prd: 15
Dir: 188
Max: 3-4
Prd: 14
Dir: 219
Max: 2-3
Prd: 18
Dir: 218
Max: 2-2
Prd: 17


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

Sunday, May the 20th: Swell will be coming in from 316 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 7 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 1 to 2 feet from 200 degrees with 16 second periods.

Monday, May the 21st: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 305 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 9 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 200 degrees with 22 second periods.

Tuesday, May the 22nd: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 310 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 8 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 5 to 6 feet from 199 degrees with 20 second periods.

Wednesday, May the 23rd: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 4 foot surf with 9 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at an increase in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 5 to 7 feet from 196 degrees with 18 second periods.

Thursday, May the 24th: We're expecting an increase in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 301 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 12 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 5 to 6 feet from 193 degrees with 16 second periods.

Friday, May the 25th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 301 degrees with 5 foot surf with 12 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 5 feet from 191 degrees with 15 second periods.

Saturday, May the 26th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 300 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 12 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 188 degrees with 14 second periods.

Sunday, May the 27th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 306 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 10 second periods around NNW facing breaks. We're also looking at a decrease in SSW energy. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 219 degrees with 18 second periods.

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