Surf Forecast - US Northeast Coast - New Jersey to New York
5 Day Surf Forecast
Saturday, September 13, 2014 1:46 PM
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
North-Atlantic Surf Forecast (Centered on Long Island)
(Swell Number, Swell Size & Period, Arrival Time and Profile)
(Set wave max face height)
N 10 early
East windswell fading from 2.0 ft @ 5-6 secs early
Tropical Storm Edouard is to be 1650 nmiles east-southeast of Florida tracking northwest and strengthening to 55 kts. Swell producing fetch is expected. A low off the northeast is to be moving northeast producing 15 kt north winds early then fading and moving out of the picture. Small windswell to result.
NW 5 early
No swell of interest forecast
Edouard is to be at hurricane status (75 kts) positioned 1300 nmiles due east of Central Fla tracking northwest. Swell production to be occurring, but a long ways from the Northeast coast.
1 ft or less
NNW 10+ early
Eouard swell 2.6 ft @ 15-16 sec late
Eduoard is to turn to the north positioned 1200 nmiles east-southeast of Cape Hatteras with winds 80 kts, This is to be the last of swell production relative to the US East Coast.
N 10 early
Edouard swell 4.5 ft @ 15 secs.
Edouard is to be racing off to the northeast with winds 80 kts, but with no fetch aimed back at the US East Coast. No more swell production is forecast. High pressure is to be building inland with light north winds starting to build locally.
NE 10+ early
Edouard swell fading from 4.0 ft @ 13 secs early
Edouard is to be racing northeast and of no interest. High pressure is to start building over the Great Lakes setting up a northeast flow at 15-20 kts in patches from New Jersey southward into the Southeast US Coast. Possible windswell generation occurring.
Up some maybe
High pressure is to continue building over the Northeast Coast setting up east winds at 20-25 kts targeting Southern New Jersey down into Georgia on Fri (9/19) with low pressure perhaps building underneath on Saturday off North Georgia resulting in 30 kt northeast winds targeting South Carolina. Something to monitor.