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WaveCast Costa Rica West Coast
3-24-2019 2:45 PM

NNW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 3/24/2019, 2:45 PM
3/23/2019 8:00 AM - 3/31/2019 0:00 AM

3/23/20193/24/20193/25/20193/26/20193/27/20193/28/20193/29/20193/30/20193/31/2019
Dir: 297
Max: 3-4
Prd: 18
Dir: 298
Max: 4-4
Prd: 17
Dir: 298
Max: 3-4
Prd: 15
Dir: 298
Max: 2-3
Prd: 13
Dir: 299
Max: 1-2
Prd: 12
Dir: 303
Max: 2-3
Prd: 15
Dir: 313
Max: 1-2
Prd: 9
Dir: 301
Max: 1-2
Prd: 14
Dir: 302
Max: 1-2
Prd: 13

SSW 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 3/24/2019, 2:45 PM
3/23/2019 8:00 AM - 3/31/2019 0:00 AM

3/23/20193/24/20193/25/20193/26/20193/27/20193/28/20193/29/20193/30/20193/31/2019
Dir: 210
Max: 2-3
Prd: 19
Dir: 209
Max: 2-3
Prd: 17
Dir: 171
Max: 2-3
Prd: 11
Dir: 208
Max: 2-3
Prd: 14
Dir: 209
Max: 3-4
Prd: 17
Dir: 209
Max: 5-6
Prd: 18
Dir: 209
Max: 5-6
Prd: 17
Dir: 208
Max: 4-5
Prd: 16
Dir: 208
Max: 3-4
Prd: 15


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

Saturday, March the 23rd: Swell will be coming in from 297 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 18 second periods around NNW facing breaks. SSW facing breaks are looking at surf running 2 to 3 feet from 210 degrees with 19 second periods.

Sunday, March the 24th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 4 foot surf with 17 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 209 degrees with 17 second periods.

Monday, March the 25th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 3 to 4 foot surf with 15 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 171 degrees with 11 second periods.

Tuesday, March the 26th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 298 degrees with 2 to 3 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 2 to 3 feet from 208 degrees with 14 second periods.

Wednesday, March the 27th: We're expecting a decrease in NNW energy. Swell will be coming in from 299 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 12 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 209 degrees with 17 second periods.

Thursday, March the 28th: Our call is for an increase in NNW energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 303 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 15 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 209 degrees with 18 second periods.

Friday, March the 29th: Look for a decrease in NNW energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 313 degrees with 1 to 2 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 5 to 6 feet from 209 degrees with 17 second periods.

Saturday, March the 30th: NNW energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 301 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 14 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 208 degrees with 16 second periods.

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