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Plett to Port Alfred

Wednesday 25 July 2018

Some clean 2-4' west swell running but a lot out to sea or along open coast Wednesday in kiff clean SW offshores. Partly cloudy and warm. Thursday an onshore day, with strong NE onshore. Cool with showers. Friday sloppy east swell in fresh to strong W buster. Some signs of groundswell underlies the windswell towards the evening. Partly cloudy and showers. Saturday a SSW swell 4-5' SSW swell runs with clean W offshore and or glassy seas. In the arvi, a light to moderate NE blows and it dissolves into a mushiness. Partly cloudy and cool with showers. Sunday surf 4-5ft in clean moderate W offshore. Sunny and warm.

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Eastern Cape West

  • Sea Temp: 16.3 Degrees C
  • Sunset: 5:51 PM
  • Sunrise: 6:51 AM

Swell Height And Direction (feet)

  • Mon 20

      • 13  
      • 12  
      • 12  
      • 12  
      • 12  
  • Tue 21

      • 11  
      • 10  
      • 10  
      • 9  
      • 9  
  • Wed 22

      • 7  
      • 7  
      • 8  
      • 9  
      • 10  
  • Thu 23

      • 13  
      • 13  
      • 14  
      • 14  
      • 14  
  • Fri 24

      • 12  
      • 12  
      • 11  
      • 11  
      • 10  
  • Sat 25

      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 10  
      • 10  
      • 12  
  • Sun 26

      • 22  
      • 21  
      • 21  
      • 20  
      • 14  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 14  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 12  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 11  
      08
      • 11  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 12  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 15  
      14
      • 15  
      17
      • 15  
      20
      • 15  
      08
      • 15  
      11
      • 14  
      14
      • 14  
      17
      • 14  
      20
      • 14  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 14  
      14
      • 14  
      17
      • 15  
      20
      • 12  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 13  
      17

Wind Speed And Direction (knots)

  • Mon 20

      • 10  
      08
      • 10  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 10  
      20
  • Tue 21

      • 13  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 9  
      14
      • 9  
      17
      • 6  
      20
  • Wed 22

      • 8  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 16  
      14
      • 17  
      17
      • 17  
      20
  • Thu 23

      • 14  
      08
      • 12  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 8  
      17
      • 3  
      20
  • Fri 24

      • 14  
      08
      • 15  
      11
      • 15  
      14
      • 15  
      17
      • 15  
      20
  • Sat 25

      • 10  
      08
      • 18  
      11
      • 19  
      14
      • 15  
      17
      • 19  
      20
  • Sun 26

      • 32  
      08
      • 32  
      11
      • 30  
      14
      • 29  
      17

Detailed Beach and Regional Forecasts - click tab for data

  • Mon 20
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeCape St FrancisSeal PointJeffreys BayCape Recife
      088-101-23-48-10
      118-101-22-36-8
      146-81-22-36-8
      176-81-22-36-8
      206-81-22-36-8
      236-81-23-46-8
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      13.04.014.2SW229
      12.43.813.8SW232
      11.83.613.4SW233
      11.53.513.3SW233
      11.53.513.5SW229
      11.53.513.5SW223

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1019SSE166Mod. Wind
      1019SSE162Mod. Wind
      1222SSE163Mod. Wind
      1324S170Mod. Wind
      1019S185Mod. Wind
      612SSW197Light Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 11:25 AM/1.24m
      • Low
        • 5:15 AM/0.83m
        • 5:37 PM/0.84m
  • Tue 21
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeCape St FrancisSeal PointJeffreys BayCape Recife
      026-81-23-46-8
      056-81-23-46-8
      086-81-22-35-7
      115-71-22-35-7
      145-71-22-34-6
      174-61-22-34-5
      204-51-22-33-5
      233-51-22-33-4
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.53.513.2SW220
      11.13.412.8SW220
      10.73.312.6SW219
      10.33.112.3SW217
      9.83.012.0SW215
      9.42.911.8SW214
      8.92.711.7SW214
      8.42.611.5SSW212

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      714SW226Mod. Wind
      1121WSW242Mod. Wind
      1324WSW243Mod. Wind
      917WSW239Mod. Wind
      916WSW238Mod. Wind
      916SW216Mod. Wind
      612SSW199Light Wind
      25SSW208Calm

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 12:03 AM/1.35m
        • 12:51 PM/1.31m
      • Low
        • 6:49 AM/0.77m
        • 7:05 PM/0.78m
  • Wed 22
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeCape St FrancisSeal PointJeffreys BayCape Recife
      023-41-21-23-4
      053-41-21-23-4
      083-41-21-22-3
      113-41-21-22-3
      143-51-22-33-4
      174-61-22-34-5
      205-71-22-34-6
      235-71-22-35-7
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      7.92.411.2SSW209
      7.42.311.1SSW210
      7.12.110.9SSW210
      7.22.210.9SSW212
      8.12.512.0SSW213
      9.12.812.4SW215
      9.83.012.0SW221
      10.63.211.7SW223

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      24W279Calm
      36NW306Calm
      815NW315Mod. Wind
      1324WNW294Mod. Wind
      1631W270Fresh Wind
      1732W264Fresh Wind
      1732W263Fresh Wind
      1731W268Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 1:11 AM/1.42m
        • 1:46 PM/1.43m
      • Low
        • 7:41 AM/0.66m
        • 7:55 PM/0.68m
  • Thu 23
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeCape St FrancisSeal PointJeffreys BayCape Recife
      026-81-22-36-8
      058-101-23-46-8
      088-102-33-46-8
      118-102-33-58-10
      1410-123-44-58-10
      1710-123-44-58-10
      2010-123-44-510-12
      2310-122-34-58-10
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.63.511.8SW224
      12.33.812.1SW223
      12.63.812.4SW221
      12.93.913.7SW219
      13.64.114.7SW216
      14.04.314.8SW216
      14.04.314.9SW217
      13.64.114.9SW219

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1732W272Fresh Wind
      1731W268Fresh Wind
      1425W262Mod. Wind
      1223WSW255Mod. Wind
      1122WSW242Mod. Wind
      815SW218Mod. Wind
      36S179Calm
      36NE53Calm

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 1:58 AM/1.51m
        • 2:26 PM/1.54m
      • Low
        • 8:17 AM/0.56m
        • 8:32 PM/0.58m
  • Fri 24
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeCape St FrancisSeal PointJeffreys BayCape Recife
      0210-122-33-58-10
      058-102-33-48-10
      088-102-33-48-10
      118-102-33-46-8
      148-101-23-46-8
      176-81-22-36-8
      206-81-22-35-7
      236-81-22-35-7
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      13.04.014.8SW220
      12.53.814.8SW220
      12.13.714.6SW221
      11.63.514.5SW221
      11.23.414.4SW222
      10.73.314.3SW222
      10.23.114.2SW223
      9.93.014.2SW223

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      713NE41Mod. Wind
      1019NE49Mod. Wind
      1426NE44Mod. Wind
      1528NE40Fresh Wind
      1527NE50Fresh Wind
      1528NE54Fresh Wind
      1529NE46Fresh Wind
      1529NE36Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 2:35 AM/1.60m
        • 2:59 PM/1.65m
      • Low
        • 8:47 AM/0.45m
        • 9:03 PM/0.49m
  • Sat 25
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeCape St FrancisSeal PointJeffreys BayCape Recife
      025-71-22-35-7
      055-71-22-34-6
      085-71-22-34-6
      115-71-22-34-6
      145-71-22-35-7
      176-81-22-35-7
      208-102-33-46-8
      2310-152-34-510-12
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      9.73.014.1SW224
      9.52.914.0SW224
      9.32.813.7SW224
      9.42.913.6SW223
      9.83.013.6SW222
      10.33.114.0SW222
      11.73.614.6SW222
      16.04.913.6SW224

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1325NNE30Mod. Wind
      1019NNE13Mod. Wind
      1019NW305Mod. Wind
      1835WSW253Fresh Wind
      1935WSW248Fresh Wind
      1528WSW250Fresh Wind
      1936W273Fresh Wind
      3159WSW243Near Gale

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 3:07 AM/1.68m
        • 3:29 PM/1.74m
      • Low
        • 9:16 AM/0.37m
        • 9:32 PM/0.41m
  • Sun 26
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeCape St FrancisSeal PointJeffreys BayCape Recife
      0215-182-34-610-15
      0518-202-34-615-18
      0818-202-34-615-18
      1118-202-34-615-18
      1418-202-34-615-18
      1715-182-34-615-18
      2015-182-34-615-18
      2318-202-35-715-18
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      20.46.211.5SW232
      22.16.712.0SW234
      21.76.612.4SW234
      21.26.512.7SW234
      20.76.313.0SW232
      20.06.113.4SW232
      19.86.013.7SW232
      20.36.213.8SW232

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      3566WSW249Gale Force
      3666WSW251Gale Force
      3260WSW246Near Gale
      3260WSW252Near Gale
      3057WSW256Near Gale
      2954W264Near Gale
      3259W273Near Gale
      3463W278Near Gale

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 3:37 AM/1.74m
        • 3:58 PM/1.81m
      • Low
        • 9:43 AM/0.30m
        • 10:00 PM/0.35m
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