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  1. #1
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    Low pressure Fri-Sat

    So whats up with this low pressure system for this weekend? I heard the Weather Channel say "beach erosion will be a factor for the Carolinas due to pounding surf" this weekend! Any chance the surf will be bigger than whats forcasted now?

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    Looks like a big NE, pressure gradient due to a high and low squeezing heavy winds and surf towards the coast. Not sure, def. looks like fairly strong NE though.

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    Def bflyod. just saw a thing on WC saying OBX north wave haights 5-9 feet, south 3-7...lets hope for anything. Tropics looking very quiet, even Afica looks that way too.

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    guys, looks overhead for the outer banks... South of obx, wont be as big due to the NE swell angle.

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    windswell?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ecoastprock View Post
    windswell?
    i dont really like the term windswell, it doesn't tell u much. The swell over the weekend looks to be in the 9-10 second range. Go to the swellplots on the forecast pages to view the details.