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FOLLY BEACH, SC

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Wednesday
1 ft 2+ ft

Surf

Ankle high E short period wind swell in the morning builds to knee to thigh high for the afternoon.

Conditions

Sideshore texture/chop with NE winds 10-15mph in the morning increasing to 15-20mph in the afternoon.

Wind Swell
6am
NE 12mph E
2.2 ft @ 5sec
9am
NE 14mph E
2.6 ft @ 5sec
12pm
NE 18mph E
3.1 ft @ 5sec
3pm
NE 20mph E
3.0 ft @ 5sec
6pm
ENE 16mph E
2.8 ft @ 5sec
Thursday
1-2 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Knee high ESE short period wind swell for the morning going more E during the day.

Conditions

Fairly clean in the morning with NNE winds 5-10mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NE 10-15mph.

TIDES
Low:08:06 AM 0.15 ft08:53 PM 0.84 ft
High:02:02 AM 5.23 ft02:41 PM 5.99 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 9mph ESE
1.1 ft @ 11sec
9am
NNE 10mph ESE
1.1 ft @ 11sec
12pm
NNE 10mph ESE
1.1 ft @ 10sec
3pm
NE 12mph ESE
2.1 ft @ 6sec
6pm
ENE 14mph ESE
2.2 ft @ 6sec
Friday
1-3 ft 2+ ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high ESE medium period swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

Fairly clean in the morning with NNE winds 5-10mph. Semi choppy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the ENE.

TIDES
Low:09:09 AM 0.23 ft10:00 PM 0.83 ft
High:03:08 AM 5.09 ft03:46 PM 6.01 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNE 8mph ESE
2.5 ft @ 9sec
9am
NE 9mph ESE
2.5 ft @ 8sec
12pm
ENE 9mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 8sec
3pm
E 10mph ESE
1.7 ft @ 8sec
6pm
ESE 8mph ESE
1.4 ft @ 8sec
Saturday
1-3 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high ESE short period wind swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

Choppy/disorganized with ENE winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting E 15-20mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:10:13 AM 0.22 ft11:03 PM 0.72 ft
High:04:13 AM 5.08 ft04:49 PM 6.09 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 14mph ESE
2.5 ft @ 7sec
9am
ENE 15mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 7sec
12pm
ENE 18mph SE
1.5 ft @ 10sec
3pm
E 19mph SE
1.7 ft @ 10sec
6pm
E 18mph E
3.2 ft @ 6sec
Sunday
2+ ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high ESE medium period swell for the morning. The swell shifts more SSE and builds for the afternoon with sets up to chest high.

Conditions

Choppy/sideshore current with ENE winds 15-20mph.

TIDES
Low:11:13 AM 0.14 ft11:59 PM 0.54 ft
High:05:16 AM 5.18 ft05:48 PM 6.20 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 17mph SE
1.9 ft @ 9sec
9am
ENE 18mph SE
1.9 ft @ 8sec
12pm
ENE 19mph E
3.3 ft @ 5sec
3pm
ENE 20mph E
3.4 ft @ 5sec
6pm
ENE 19mph ESE
3.8 ft @ 8sec
Monday
3+ ft 3+ ft

Surf

Waist high ESE short period wind swell with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Choppy/sideshore current with ENE winds 15-20mph.

TIDES
Low:12:08 PM 0.03 ftN/A
High:06:14 AM 5.34 ft06:42 PM 6.29 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 17mph ESE
3.5 ft @ 7sec
9am
ENE 17mph ESE
3.5 ft @ 7sec
12pm
ENE 18mph ESE
3.5 ft @ 7sec
3pm
E 20mph ESE
1.8 ft @ 14sec
6pm
E 19mph E
3.6 ft @ 6sec
Tuesday
2-3+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Knee to waist high ESE ground swell with occasional stomach high sets.

Conditions

Choppy/disorganized with ENE winds 10-15mph.

TIDES
Low:12:50 AM 0.37 ft12:59 PM -0.04 ft
High:07:07 AM 5.52 ft07:31 PM 6.31 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 14mph ESE
2.2 ft @ 15sec
9am
ENE 14mph ESE
2.2 ft @ 14sec
12pm
ENE 14mph ESE
2.1 ft @ 13sec
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75° Wind  Wind - FBIS1
 E @ 11 k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 41004
 3.3ft @ 7sec
tides  Low: 07:06 AM
 High: 01:00 AM
Ocean Temperature
85°
Wetsuit
Guide
85
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System Name
(From Last Advisory)
Last Advisory Date
(UTC)
Position Direction
 
Speed
mph (kts)
Pressure
mb (in)
Winds
mph (kts)
Lat Lon
TROPICAL STORM GASTON 0300 UTC WED AUG 24 2016 14.7N 37.1W WNW 17 (14.7) 1002 (29.59) 64.9 (56.4)
Atlantic Invests
Invest Position Winds Pressure
Invest #99L Lat: 16.7N, Lon:61.3W 35 mph (30 kts) 29.8 in (1009 mb)