Surf Forecasts:: Central California

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WaveCast Central California
1-18-2019 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/18/2019, 2:45 PM
1/17/2019 8:00 AM - 1/25/2019 0:00 AM

1/17/20191/18/20191/19/20191/20/20191/21/20191/22/20191/23/20191/24/20191/25/2019
Dir: 281
Max: 39-46
Prd: 19
Dir: 284
Max: 27-32
Prd: 16
Dir: 288
Max: 11-13
Prd: 13
Dir: 286
Max: 9-10
Prd: 13
Dir: 289
Max: 7-8
Prd: 11
Dir: 305
Max: 8-9
Prd: 10
Dir: 295
Max: 8-9
Prd: 14
Dir: 294
Max: 8-9
Prd: 14
Dir: 291
Max: 6-8
Prd: 14

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 1/18/2019, 2:45 PM
1/17/2019 8:00 AM - 1/25/2019 0:00 AM

1/17/20191/18/20191/19/20191/20/20191/21/20191/22/20191/23/20191/24/20191/25/2019
Dir: 216
Max: 2-2
Prd: 18
Dir: 214
Max: 1-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 213
Max: 1-2
Prd: 16
Dir: 185
Max: 1-2
Prd: 17
Dir: 186
Max: 1-1
Prd: 15
Dir: 186
Max: 1-1
Prd: 14
Dir: 202
Max: 1-1
Prd: 14
Dir: 199
Max: 1-1
Prd: 16
Dir: 195
Max: 1-1
Prd: 15


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

Thursday, January the 17th: Swell will be coming in from 281 degrees with 39 to 46 foot surf with 19 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 2 feet from 216 degrees with 18 second periods.

Friday, January the 18th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 284 degrees with 27 to 32 foot surf with 16 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 214 degrees with 17 second periods.

Saturday, January the 19th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 288 degrees with 11 to 13 foot surf with 13 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 213 degrees with 16 second periods.

Sunday, January the 20th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 286 degrees with 9 to 10 foot surf with 13 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 185 degrees with 17 second periods.

Monday, January the 21st: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 289 degrees with 7 to 8 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 1 to 1 feet from 186 degrees with 15 second periods.

Tuesday, January the 22nd: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 305 degrees with 8 to 9 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 1 to 1 feet from 186 degrees with 14 second periods.

Wednesday, January the 23rd: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 295 degrees with 8 to 9 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 1 feet from 202 degrees with 14 second periods.

Thursday, January the 24th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 294 degrees with 8 to 9 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 1 feet from 199 degrees with 16 second periods.

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