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WaveCast North Carolina
3-24-2019 2:45 PM

Swell 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: 37
Max: 2-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 93
Max: 1-2
Prd: 11
Dir: 197
Max: 2-2
Prd: 5
Dir: 64
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 62
Max: 7-8
Prd: 8
Dir: 72
Max: 6-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 85
Max: 5-6
Prd: 9
Dir: 91
Max: 4-5
Prd: 10
Dir: 91
Max: 3-4
Prd: 9


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

Saturday, March the 23rd: Swell will be coming in from 37 degrees with 2 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Sunday, March the 24th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 93 degrees with 1 to 2 foot surf with 11 second periods.

Monday, March the 25th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 197 degrees with 2 foot surf with 5 second periods.

Tuesday, March the 26th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 64 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Wednesday, March the 27th: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 62 degrees with 7 to 8 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Thursday, March the 28th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 72 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Friday, March the 29th: We're expecting a decrease in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 85 degrees with 5 to 6 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Saturday, March the 30th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 91 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 10 second periods.

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