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Melkbos to Doring Bay

Wednesday 19 July 2017

Proper winter waves Thursday in light S early puffing moderate. Points going off 6' and solid, with open coast to 8ft, with evening 10 footers. Nice energy. Nice direction. Friday the ege of the swell has rounded off to 6-8' open coast easing slightly. Winds look moderate SSE going fresh S. Points remain clean and fun 3-5'. Saturday general downward trend continues. Surf 4-6' easing to 3-5'. Winds mild southerly. Sunday still smaller. The purple patch of gruntswell is calming. Nice clean SE offshores and 4' peaks open coast. Points 1-2' maybe 3' small now. Monday flat flat flat. Clean SE, bumpy moderate SSW later.

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Swell height and direction Swell period (interval) in seconds Surface Wind around South Africa CSIR buoy Saldanha Bay table-bay-buoy Webcam for Table View Webcam for Blouberg
Swell
height
Swell
period
Surface
wind
CSIR buoy
Saldanha Bay
CSIR buoy
Table Bay
Webcam
TableView
Webcam
Blouberg
Weather Langebaanweg
  • Sea Temp: 10.5 Degrees C
  • Sunset: 5:59 PM
  • Sunrise: 7:46 AM

Swell Height And Direction (feet)

  • Fri 21

      • 11  
      • 11  
      • 11  
      • 10  
      • 10  
  • Sat 22

      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
  • Sun 23

      • 7  
      • 7  
      • 6  
      • 6  
      • 6  
  • Mon 24

      • 5  
      • 5  
      • 5  
      • 5  
      • 6  
  • Tue 25

      • 6  
      • 8  
      • 9  
      • 11  
      • 11  
  • Wed 26

      • 13  
      • 13  
      • 13  
      • 13  
      • 13  
  • Thu 27

      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 10  
      • 14  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 14  
      14
      • 14  
      17
      • 13  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 12  
      08
      • 12  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 11  
      08
      • 11  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 13  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 14  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 13  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 14  
      14
      • 14  
      17
      • 14  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 13  
      17

Wind Speed And Direction (knots)

  • Fri 21

      • 10  
      08
      • 10  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 14  
      17
      • 16  
      20
  • Sat 22

      • 13  
      08
      • 12  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 15  
      17
      • 15  
      20
  • Sun 23

      • 9  
      08
      • 8  
      11
      • 8  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 14  
      20
  • Mon 24

      • 8  
      08
      • 5  
      11
      • 0  
      14
      • 8  
      17
      • 8  
      20
  • Tue 25

      • 14  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 18  
      17
      • 19  
      20
  • Wed 26

      • 9  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 8  
      14
      • 11  
      17
      • 13  
      20
  • Thu 27

      • 10  
      08
      • 10  
      11
      • 6  
      14
      • 5  
      17

Detailed Beach and Regional Forecasts - click tab for data

  • Fri 21
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeLamberts BayElands BayCape Columbine
      086-83-58-10
      116-83-46-8
      145-73-46-8
      175-73-46-8
      205-73-46-8
      234-62-35-7
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.43.514.3SW231
      10.93.314.0SW230
      10.53.213.8SW229
      10.13.113.6SW230
      9.83.013.4SW231
      9.62.913.2SW228

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1019SSE150Mod. Wind
      1018SE143Mod. Wind
      1120SSE162Mod. Wind
      1425S175Mod. Wind
      1629S170Fresh Wind
      1629SSE164Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 1:18 AM/1.70m
        • 1:55 PM/1.67m
      • Low
        • 7:43 AM/0.34m
        • 8:03 PM/0.40m
  • Sat 22
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeLamberts BayElands BayCape Columbine
      024-62-35-7
      054-52-35-7
      084-52-34-6
      113-52-34-6
      143-52-34-5
      173-52-34-5
      203-42-34-5
      233-42-33-5
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      9.42.913.0SW227
      9.12.812.9SW227
      8.82.712.8SW226
      8.62.612.7SW227
      8.42.612.5SW229
      8.32.512.4SW229
      8.12.512.3SW228
      7.92.412.2SW230

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1427SSE162Mod. Wind
      1325SSE165Mod. Wind
      1324S172Mod. Wind
      1223S176Mod. Wind
      1325S188Mod. Wind
      1528S189Fresh Wind
      1527S185Fresh Wind
      1426S181Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 2:12 AM/1.77m
        • 2:44 PM/1.76m
      • Low
        • 8:32 AM/0.26m
        • 8:53 PM/0.33m
  • Sun 23
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeLamberts BayElands BayCape Columbine
      023-42-33-5
      053-41-23-4
      083-41-23-4
      112-31-23-4
      142-31-22-3
      172-31-22-3
      202-31-22-3
      232-31-22-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      7.62.312.2SW231
      7.32.212.1SW232
      6.92.112.0SW233
      6.52.011.9SW234
      6.21.911.8SW234
      6.01.811.8SW235
      5.91.811.8SW235
      5.81.811.7SW235

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1324S173Mod. Wind
      1122SSE164Mod. Wind
      918SSE147Mod. Wind
      815SE140Mod. Wind
      816SSE163Mod. Wind
      1223S172Mod. Wind
      1426SSE162Mod. Wind
      1223SSE149Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 3:00 AM/1.81m
        • 3:30 PM/1.83m
      • Low
        • 9:17 AM/0.22m
        • 9:40 PM/0.29m
  • Mon 24
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeLamberts BayElands BayCape Columbine
      022-31-22-3
      051-21-22-3
      081-21-22-3
      111-21-22-3
      141-21-22-3
      172-31-22-3
      202-31-22-3
      232-31-22-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      5.51.711.6SW235
      5.31.611.4SW234
      5.21.611.4SW234
      5.21.611.4SW234
      5.21.612.0SW230
      5.41.612.9SW224
      5.51.712.9SW223
      5.41.712.8SW224

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1018SE140Mod. Wind
      916SE135Mod. Wind
      814SE127Mod. Wind
      510ESE109Light Wind
      01SW222Calm
      815SW234Mod. Wind
      815SW218Mod. Wind
      510WSW248Light Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 3:46 AM/1.81m
        • 4:14 PM/1.85m
      • Low
        • 10:00 AM/0.21m
        • 10:25 PM/0.30m
  • Tue 25
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeLamberts BayElands BayCape Columbine
      022-31-22-3
      052-31-22-3
      082-31-23-4
      113-41-23-5
      144-62-35-7
      175-73-46-8
      206-83-46-8
      236-83-46-8
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      5.41.612.6SW225
      5.51.712.6SW225
      6.11.912.7SW225
      7.52.313.5SW224
      9.32.813.5SW224
      10.53.213.0SW227
      11.33.512.6SW230
      11.73.612.3SW232

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      815WNW288Mod. Wind
      1020NW308Mod. Wind
      1426NNW328Mod. Wind
      1426NW317Mod. Wind
      1222WSW253Mod. Wind
      1835SW227Fresh Wind
      1936SSW205Fresh Wind
      1630S187Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 4:30 AM/1.78m
        • 4:56 PM/1.83m
      • Low
        • 10:41 AM/0.25m
        • 11:09 PM/0.34m
  • Wed 26
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeLamberts BayElands BayCape Columbine
      026-83-58-10
      056-84-58-10
      088-104-58-10
      118-104-610-12
      148-104-610-12
      178-104-610-12
      208-104-58-10
      236-83-58-10
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.93.612.2SW234
      12.33.812.5SW236
      12.83.913.1SW235
      13.24.013.7SW233
      13.24.013.9SW232
      13.04.013.8SW232
      12.53.813.7SW232
      11.83.613.6SW232

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1121SSE166Mod. Wind
      917SSE148Mod. Wind
      918SE133Mod. Wind
      918ESE121Mod. Wind
      816ESE119Mod. Wind
      1121SSE160Mod. Wind
      1324SSE153Mod. Wind
      1325SE146Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:12 AM/1.71m
        • 5:38 PM/1.78m
      • Low
        • 11:21 AM/0.31m
        • 11:52 PM/0.41m
  • Thu 27
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeLamberts BayElands BayCape Columbine
      026-83-46-8
      055-73-46-8
      084-62-35-7
      114-62-35-7
      144-62-35-7
      174-62-35-7
      204-63-46-8
      235-73-46-8
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.03.413.5SW232
      10.23.113.3SW231
      9.42.913.2SW231
      9.22.813.2SW229
      9.32.813.2SW227
      9.52.913.3SW227
      9.93.013.3SW228
      10.23.113.4SW229

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1324SE144Mod. Wind
      1121SE132Mod. Wind
      1019ESE109Mod. Wind
      1018ENE78Mod. Wind
      611ENE77Light Wind
      510SE131Light Wind
      917SSE150Mod. Wind
      1019SE143Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:54 AM/1.62m
        • 6:20 PM/1.69m
      • Low
        • 12:01 PM/0.40m

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