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WaveCast North Carolina
7-20-2018 4:45 AM

Swell 8-Day Forecast
Data as of 7/20/2018, 4:45 AM
7/19/2018 8:00 AM - 7/27/2018 0:00 AM

7/19/20187/20/20187/21/20187/22/20187/23/20187/24/20187/25/20187/26/20187/27/2018
Dir: 126
Max: 2-2
Prd: 9
Dir: 172
Max: 2-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 191
Max: 3-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 180
Max: 2-3
Prd: 6
Dir: 155
Max: 4-5
Prd: 7
Dir: 150
Max: 6-7
Prd: 7
Dir: 156
Max: 5-7
Prd: 8
Dir: 159
Max: 4-5
Prd: 7
Dir: 161
Max: 3-3
Prd: 7


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

Thursday, July the 19th: Swell will be coming in from 126 degrees with 2 foot surf with 9 second periods.

Friday, July the 20th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 172 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Saturday, July the 21st: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 191 degrees with 3 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Sunday, July the 22nd: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 180 degrees with 2 to 3 foot surf with 6 second periods.

Monday, July the 23rd: We're expecting an increase in Swell energy. Swell will be coming in from 155 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Tuesday, July the 24th: Our call is for an increase in Swell energy compared to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 150 degrees with 6 to 7 foot surf with 7 second periods.

Wednesday, July the 25th: Swell energy is looking similar to yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 156 degrees with 5 to 7 foot surf with 8 second periods.

Thursday, July the 26th: Look for a decrease in Swell energy from yesterday. Swell will be coming in from 159 degrees with 4 to 5 foot surf with 7 second periods.

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