New York
Wave Heights

Near Shore Wave Height Forecast
*New York surf and weather forecast based on Long Beach

Today<br>Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
ThursdayThursday<br>Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Wind chill values between 30 and 40 early. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday<br>Rain.  High near 45. Southeast wind 11 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday<br>Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday<br>Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday<br>Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday<br>Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
12AM-6mph from the N
03AM-8mph from the N
06AM-10mph from the N
12PM-10mph from the NNW
03PM-9mph from the NNW
06PM-11mph from the NNW
12AM-11mph from the N
03AM-10mph from the N
06AM-10mph from the N
12PM-4mph from the NE
03PM-5mph from the SSE
06PM-7mph from the S
12AM-6mph from the S
03AM-5mph from the SE
06AM-8mph from the ESE
12PM-13mph from the ESE
03PM-16mph from the ESE
06PM-14mph from the ESE
12AM-10mph from the E
03AM-10mph from the ENE
06AM-12mph from the NNE
12PM-15mph from the N
03PM-14mph from the N
06PM-12mph from the N
12AM-7mph from the N
03AM-7mph from the N
06AM-7mph from the NNW
12PM-6mph from the NW
03PM-6mph from the WNW
06PM-7mph from the WNW
12AM-6mph from the NW
03AM-6mph from the NNW
06AM-6mph from the NNW
12PM-5mph from the SSW
03PM-6mph from the S
06PM-8mph from the SSE
12AM-8mph from the SE
03AM-9mph from the ESE
06AM-10mph from the ESE
12PM-14mph from the ESE
03PM-14mph from the E
06PM-14mph from the E

How this works

This chart shows you 7-days worth of swell/weather/wind information all in place. You have “incoming swell” (in feet) charted by the blue line on the gray graph. You have the weather icons for each day below the graph and you have the wind, speed and direction represented by the directional arrows topped by a blue “wind strength” indicator.

These nearshore wave height forecasts are custom built for each surf region using an average/above-average indicator break as a focal point. These forecasts aren’t just some knock-off of a generic Wavewatch III spectral point being regurgitated, these are true nearshore forecasts that use proprietary algorithms factoring in things like swell windows, island shadowing, bathymetry data, swell-period travel time, and other critical forecast components that tune the nearshore forecast specifically for your region, giving you a good solid overview of incoming swell, weather and wind, so that you can go out and find the best spot to score.

New York Offshore Swell Forecast

How this works

The Offshore Swell Forecast shows you the 7-day forecast starting at the current time and going out from the latest forecast run. Mousing over any part of the graph (any line including the solid shaded area in the background) will pop up a new box near your pointer that shows the DATE/TIME/COMBINED BUOY HEIGHT in the top of the box, and then the specifics of the line you are hovering over like SWELL HEIGHT, SWELL PERIOD, SWELL DIRECTION (both in Simple Compass direction, like Northwest, and specific degrees 308). If you follow the contour of the line you can see hour by hour how that swell behaves over the course of the forecast period.

*Note: clicking on an individual swell in the legend of the chart you can “hide” that data stream making the chart easier to navigate