New York
Wave Heights

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

Tonight<br>Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday NightWednesday Night<br>Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Thursday Night<br>Clear, with a low around 58. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Friday Night<br>Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday Night
Saturday Night<br>Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday Night
Sunday Night<br>A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday Night
Monday Night<br>A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
12AM-3mph from the S
03AM-3mph from the SSE
06AM-4mph from the SSE
12PM-6mph from the ESE
03PM-7mph from the E
06PM-7mph from the ESE
12AM-2mph from the S
03AM-3mph from the WSW
06AM-5mph from the W
12PM-9mph from the NW
03PM-10mph from the WNW
06PM-9mph from the W
12AM-7mph from the NW
03AM-5mph from the NNW
06AM-6mph from the NNW
12PM-7mph from the N
03PM-4mph from the S
06PM-8mph from the S
12AM-7mph from the SW
03AM-6mph from the SW
06AM-6mph from the WSW
12PM-11mph from the SW
03PM-12mph from the SW
06PM-12mph from the SW
12AM-10mph from the SW
03AM-9mph from the WSW
06AM-9mph from the WSW
12PM-11mph from the SSW
03PM-12mph from the SSW
06PM-11mph from the SSW
12AM-4mph from the SW
03AM-1mph from the SSW
06AM-1mph from the E
12PM-7mph from the SE
03PM-7mph from the SE
06PM-5mph from the SE
12AM-3mph from the ESE
03AM-4mph from the E
06AM-8mph from the ENE
12PM-11mph from the E
03PM-10mph from the E
06PM-9mph 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