OCEAN CITY, NJ

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Saturday
3-4+ ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Stomach to shoulder high E wind swell for the morning drops into the waist to chest high zone during the afternoon.

Conditions

Choppy, strong sideshore current with NE winds 20-25mph in the morning shifting ENE 10-15mph in the afternoon.

Wind Swell
6am
NE 24mph E
5.3 ft @ 8sec
9am
NE 23mph E
4.9 ft @ 8sec
12pm
ENE 16mph E
4.4 ft @ 8sec
3pm
E 10mph E
3.9 ft @ 8sec
6pm
E 7mph E
3.8 ft @ 8sec
Sunday
1-3 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high short period wind swell with occasional waist sets. The swell will be coming from the ENE in the morning and shift to the E during the day.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with NNE winds less than 5mph. Sideshore texture/chop conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NE 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:02:38 AM -0.04 ft02:57 PM 0.06 ft
High:08:44 AM 4.57 ft08:57 PM 4.34 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNW 3mph ENE
2.2 ft @ 7sec
9am
NNE 7mph ENE
2.1 ft @ 7sec
12pm
NE 9mph E
2.6 ft @ 7sec
3pm
ENE 8mph E
2.4 ft @ 7sec
6pm
SE 3mph E
2.3 ft @ 7sec
Monday
2-3 ft 2-3 ft

Surf

Thigh to waist high ESE medium period swell.

Conditions

Clean with NNW winds 5-10mph in the morning shifting WNW less than 5mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:03:15 AM 0.03 ft03:37 PM 0.11 ft
High:09:22 AM 4.52 ft09:34 PM 4.18 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNW 6mph ESE
2.7 ft @ 9sec
9am
NNW 6mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 9sec
12pm
NW 4mph E
2.2 ft @ 8sec
3pm
W 3mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 8sec
6pm
WSW 3mph ESE
2.6 ft @ 8sec
Tuesday
2-3 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high ESE wind swell for the morning. The swell shifts more E and builds for the afternoon with sets up to chest high.

Conditions

Sideshore texture/chop with NNE winds 10-15mph in the morning shifting ENE 15-20mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:03:51 AM 0.15 ft04:15 PM 0.21 ft
High:09:59 AM 4.42 ft10:12 PM 3.98 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 12mph ESE
2.4 ft @ 8sec
9am
NNE 13mph ESE
2.3 ft @ 8sec
12pm
ENE 18mph SE
2.1 ft @ 8sec
3pm
ENE 19mph E
4.6 ft @ 5sec
6pm
ENE 17mph E
5.4 ft @ 6sec
Wednesday
4-5 ft 4-5 ft

Surf

Chest to head high E wind swell.

Conditions

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

TIDES
Low:04:24 AM 0.31 ft04:53 PM 0.35 ft
High:10:36 AM 4.27 ft10:52 PM 3.76 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 17mph E
6.6 ft @ 8sec
9am
NE 18mph E
6.8 ft @ 8sec
12pm
NE 18mph E
6.5 ft @ 8sec
3pm
NE 18mph E
6.5 ft @ 8sec
6pm
NE 19mph E
7.0 ft @ 8sec
Thursday
5-7 ft 4-6 ft

Surf

Head high E medium period swell in the morning with occasional 1-2' overhead high sets. This drops into the head range for the afternoon.

Conditions

Choppy/sideshore current with NE winds 20-25mph.

TIDES
Low:04:57 AM 0.49 ft05:31 PM 0.52 ft
High:11:14 AM 4.12 ft11:34 PM 3.56 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 21mph E
8.0 ft @ 9sec
9am
NE 22mph E
8.1 ft @ 9sec
12pm
NE 22mph E
8.0 ft @ 8sec
3pm
ENE 23mph E
7.9 ft @ 8sec
6pm
ENE 23mph E
7.8 ft @ 8sec
Friday
4-6 ft 5-8 ft

Surf

Head high E wind swell in the morning builds in the afternoon with occasional sets up to 1-3' overhead high.

Conditions

Choppy/disorganized with ENE winds 20-25mph.

TIDES
Low:05:29 AM 0.69 ft06:11 PM 0.70 ft
High:11:55 AM 3.98 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
ENE 22mph E
7.2 ft @ 8sec
65° Wind  Wind - CMAN4
 E @ 14 k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 44066
 11.2ft @ 9sec
tides  Low: 01:59 AM
 High: 08:06 AM
Ocean Temperature
69°
Wetsuit
Guide
69
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Current Ocean Temp: 69
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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
HURRICANE MATTHEW 0000 UTC SAT OCT 01 2016 13.5N 72W WSW 9 (7.8) 945 (27.91) 149.9 (130.2)