Surf Forecast - US Northeast Coast - New Jersey to New York
5 Day Surf Forecast
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 4:16 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)
Number, Swell Size & Period, Arrival Time and Profile)
(Set wave max face height)
N 20 early
Jose remnant swell fading from 7.0 ft @ 12 secs early with much windswell intermixed
Jose is to be tracking northeast to a point 170 nmiles south of Cape Cod mid-day with winds 60 kts /70 mph then turning east with swell production potential expected only for the Long Island north up to Nova Scotia and fading. Maria is to be pushing over the core of Puerto Rico tracking west-northwest with winds 135 kts/155 mph and likely getting sheared some by the mountains there, though NOAA suggests minimal impact to the storms strength.
N 10+ early
Jose swell 4.5 ft @ 10 secs
Jose is to start falling south 300 nmiles southeast of Cape Cod with winds 50 kts/58 mph not generating any swell aimed at the US Mainland but also looking to possibly turn south. Maria is to continue west-northwest pushing 70 nmiles north of the coast of Haiti with winds 125 kts/144 mph and over open ocean with fetch targeting the Southeast Coast and the core in the swell window from Jacksonville Fla northward. Large swell being generated
N 15+ early
Jose swell rebuilding to 6.0 ft @ 11 secs later
Jose is to be turning to the west 500 nmiles east of New Jersey with winds 45 kts/52 mph perhaps generating swell relative to the US Southeast Coast. Maria is to be positioned 50 miles east of Grand Turk with winds 120 kts/138 mph with the core exposed from New Smyrna Beach Fla northward. Large swell being generated.
N 15+ early
Jose swell fading from 5.0 ft @ 9-10 secs
Jose is to be tracking west positioned 450 nmiles east of New Jersey with winds 40 kts/46 mph generating swell aimed at the US from Cape Hatteras northward. Maria is to be accelerating and turning north-northwest 250 nmiles east of the Northern Bahamas with winds 105 kts/120 mph and over open ocean. Most swell being generated is to be pushing north towards the Outer Banks.
NW 5+ early
Maria swell building to 3.6 ft @ 16 secs later
Jose is to be easing west positioned 450 nmiles east of New Jersey with winds still 40 kts/46 mph generating swell relative to the Northeast Coast down into Cape Hatteras. Maria is to complete it's turn to the north positioned 450 nmiles east of Ft Pierce with winds 95 kts/109 mph. All swell production is to be targeting the Northeast US Coast now.
Maria swell supposedly building more Mon (9/25) into Tues (9/26). The GFS model has Maria tracking north on Sun AM (9/24) 450 nmiles west of Cocoa Beach Fla, then 450 nmiles west of Charleston SC Mon AM (9/25) and turning northeast. Tues AM (9/26) Maria is to be tracking northeast about 300 nmiles southeast of Cape Hatteras NC and getting ready to turn towards open ocean.