North Texas
Wave Heights

Near Shore Wave Height Forecast
*North Texas surf and weather forecast based on San Luis Pass

Today<br>A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph.
MondayMonday<br>A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday<br>A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday<br>A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday<br>Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Friday<br>A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly clear, with a low around 79.
Saturday<br>A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
02AM-11mph from the S
05AM-10mph from the S
11AM-6mph from the S
02PM-10mph from the SSE
05PM-11mph from the SSE
11PM-11mph from the S
02AM-11mph from the S
05AM-8mph from the SSW
11AM-4mph from the S
02PM-8mph from the S
05PM-9mph from the S
11PM-9mph from the SSW
02AM-9mph from the SW
05AM-8mph from the W
11AM-5mph from the N
02PM-6mph from the N
05PM-6mph from the NE
11PM-9mph from the NE
02AM-13mph from the NE
05AM-15mph from the NE
11AM-12mph from the NE
02PM-11mph from the NE
05PM-9mph from the E
11PM-11mph from the E
02AM-13mph from the ENE
05AM-12mph from the NE
11AM-9mph from the NE
02PM-10mph from the E
05PM-9mph from the E
11PM-10mph from the ESE
02AM-9mph from the E
05AM-9mph from the E
11AM-9mph from the ESE
02PM-10mph from the ESE
05PM-10mph from the SE
11PM-11mph from the S
02AM-10mph from the S
05AM-9mph from the S
11AM-9mph from the SSE
02PM-10mph from the S
05PM-11mph from the S
11PM-11mph from the S

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.

North Texas 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

Gulf Coast Surf Regions