RODANTHE, NC

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Thursday
1-3 ft 3 ft

Surf

Waist high SE short period wind swell.

Conditions

Semi glassy/semi bumpy in the morning with E winds 5-10mph. This becomes Bumpy/semi bumpy for the afternoon.

Wind Swell
6am
ESE 8mph SE
2.4 ft @ 7sec
9am
ENE 8mph ESE
2.1 ft @ 7sec
12pm
SE 5mph ESE
2.1 ft @ 7sec
3pm
SE 10mph ESE
2.0 ft @ 7sec
6pm
SE 9mph ESE
2.3 ft @ 7sec
Friday
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to chest high NE wind swell.

Conditions

Glassy in the morning with E winds less than 5mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SE 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:02:16 AM 0.21 ft02:36 PM 0.18 ft
High:08:14 AM 2.63 ft08:32 PM 2.45 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SSE 4mph NE
3.4 ft @ 8sec
9am
E 1mph NE
3.6 ft @ 8sec
12pm
SE 4mph NE
3.8 ft @ 8sec
3pm
SE 7mph NE
3.8 ft @ 9sec
6pm
SE 8mph NE
3.7 ft @ 9sec
Saturday
2-4 ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high NE wind swell with occasional chest high sets.

Conditions

Light sideshore texture in the morning with S winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the SSE.

TIDES
Low:02:54 AM 0.21 ft03:15 PM 0.18 ft
High:08:51 AM 2.60 ft09:10 PM 2.37 ft
Wind Swell
6am
SSW 6mph NE
3.3 ft @ 8sec
9am
S 7mph NE
3.2 ft @ 8sec
12pm
SSE 6mph NE
3.2 ft @ 8sec
3pm
SE 6mph NE
3.1 ft @ 8sec
6pm
SE 7mph NE
3.1 ft @ 8sec
Sunday
3-4+ ft 3+ ft

Surf

Waist to chest high ESE medium period swell in the morning with occasional shoulder high sets. This drops into the waist to stomach range for the afternoon.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with SSW winds less than 5mph. Semi choppy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting SSE 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:03:28 AM 0.21 ft03:51 PM 0.18 ft
High:09:25 AM 2.55 ft09:45 PM 2.29 ft
Wind Swell
6am
S 5mph ESE
3.1 ft @ 10sec
9am
S 7mph ESE
3.0 ft @ 10sec
12pm
SSE 6mph ESE
3.0 ft @ 10sec
3pm
SE 8mph ESE
3.0 ft @ 10sec
6pm
SE 10mph ESE
3.0 ft @ 9sec
Monday
3+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high ESE medium period swell for the morning going more SE during the day.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with NNW winds less than 5mph. Glassy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the E.

TIDES
Low:04:00 AM 0.23 ft04:24 PM 0.19 ft
High:09:57 AM 2.49 ft10:19 PM 2.21 ft
Wind Swell
6am
WNW 3mph ESE
3.3 ft @ 9sec
9am
NNE 4mph ESE
3.3 ft @ 9sec
12pm
E 3mph ESE
3.3 ft @ 8sec
3pm
E 2mph SE
2.5 ft @ 8sec
6pm
E 3mph SE
2.4 ft @ 8sec
Tuesday
2-3+ ft 2-4 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high E wind swell for the morning with occasional stomach sets. This rotates more ESE and builds in the afternoon with sets up to chest high.

Conditions

Choppy with NE winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting NNE 20-25mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:04:28 AM 0.24 ft04:55 PM 0.20 ft
High:10:29 AM 2.41 ft10:52 PM 2.13 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 17mph SE
2.1 ft @ 8sec
9am
NE 19mph ESE
3.2 ft @ 8sec
12pm
NE 20mph ESE
3.1 ft @ 8sec
3pm
NNE 23mph ESE
3.0 ft @ 8sec
6pm
NNE 25mph ESE
2.8 ft @ 8sec
Wednesday
2-4 ft 6-8+ ft

Surf

Waist to stomach high NE short period wind swell for the morning with occasional chest sets. This rotates more SE and builds in the afternoon with sets up to well overhead high.

Conditions

Blown out with NE winds 25-30mph in the morning shifting ENE for the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:04:54 AM 0.26 ft05:28 PM 0.22 ft
High:11:04 AM 2.35 ft11:29 PM 2.05 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NE 28mph NE
4.9 ft @ 6sec
9am
NE 28mph NE
5.2 ft @ 6sec
12pm
ENE 26mph NE
6.0 ft @ 6sec
3pm
ENE 29mph SE
3.7 ft @ 16sec
6pm
ENE 35mph SE
9.0 ft @ 16sec
79° Wind  Wind - ORIN7
 NE @ 7 k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 44095
 3.9ft @ 7sec
tides  Low: 01:36 AM
 High: 07:34 AM
Ocean Temperature
75°
Wetsuit
Guide
75
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Current Ocean Temp: 75
Recommended Wetsuit Gear:
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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 MATTHEW 1200 UTC THU SEP 29 2016 14.1N 65.5W W 13 (11.2) 995 (29.38) 69.8 (60.7)