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Surf Forecast - US Mid Atlantic Coast - North Carolina to Virginia Beach

5 Day Surf Forecast

Forecast Updated:
  Saturday, November 18, 2017 11:26 AM

Surf Scale: 3 ft = waist high, 4 ft = chest high, 5 ft = head high, 10 ft =double overhead
Swell Direction is direction swell is coming from. 90°=East, 180°=South, 270°=West, 360-0 = North

Mid-Atlantic Surf Forecast
Covering exposed breaks from S. Carolina Virginia Beach
Day Trend Wind
(Swell Number, Swell Size & Period, Arrival Time and Profile)
(Set wave max face height)
Swell Direction
Up some SW 30+ early Southwest windswell fading from 8.8 ft @ 8 secs early at exposed breaks early
Low pressure is to be pushing east of the Great Lakes with a front pushing off the Northeast Coast generating southwest winds at 35 kts generating windswell at exposed breaks early, then winds turn offshore with swell potential fading.
6.5 ft 215 degrees
Down NW 15+ early North windchop 3.1 ft @ 6 secs
High pressure is to be building inland over the Southeast Coast generating northwest winds turning north at 15-20 kts early then fading to near calm with no real windswell generation potential forecast.
1.5 ft 000 degrees
Down S 5+ early No swell of interest forecast
High pressure is to ease east off the mid-Atlantic offering no swell production potential.
1 ft or less ---
Up some E 1-5 early Southeast windswell building to 4.4 ft @ 8-9 secs later
High pressure is to be exiting to the east with southeasterly fetch at 20 kts over outer water moving east and out of the picture later. Swell generation potential fading. A weak surface low is to start building over the Fla East Coast later.
3.5 ft 145 degrees
Down some N 35+ early Southeast windswell from previous fetch fading from 5.0 ft @ 8-9 secs
North windswell building to 6 ft @ 8-9 secs mid-day
Low pressure is to be building while tracking northeast generating a local fetch of north winds at 30 kts likely generating raw local windswell.
4.0 ft
4.5 ft
130 degrees
20 degrees
Down --- Low pressure is to track northeast fast and out of the picture by Sat AM (11/25) with a weak local pressure and wind pattern in control offering no swell producing fetch of interest. Another low is to build over Quebec on Sat (11/25) generating southwesterly winds at 20 kts likely suppressing swell production.



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