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Wave Heights



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


This Afternoon
This Afternoon<br>Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 88. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
TuesdayTuesday<br>A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Wednesday<br>A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday
Thursday<br>Sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday
Friday<br>Sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday
Saturday<br>A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday
Sunday<br>A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
02AM-16mph from the S
05AM-15mph from the S
11AM-11mph from the SSW
02PM-11mph from the S
05PM-12mph from the S
11PM-12mph from the SSW
02AM-11mph from the SSW
05AM-9mph from the SW
11AM-6mph from the SW
02PM-8mph from the SSW
05PM-11mph from the SSW
11PM-10mph from the SW
02AM-8mph from the WSW
05AM-8mph from the W
11AM-3mph from the NW
02PM-4mph from the SSE
05PM-10mph from the S
11PM-8mph from the SW
02AM-7mph from the W
05AM-7mph from the W
11AM-2mph from the SSE
02PM-5mph from the SE
05PM-7mph from the SSE
11PM-8mph from the S
02AM-7mph from the SSW
05AM-6mph from the SW
11AM-7mph from the S
02PM-8mph from the SSE
05PM-8mph from the SSE
11PM-10mph from the SSE
02AM-9mph from the S
05AM-7mph from the S
11AM-8mph from the SE
02PM-9mph from the SE
05PM-10mph from the SE
11PM-10mph from the SSE
02AM-8mph from the SSE
05AM-6mph from the SSE
11AM-8mph from the SE
02PM-9mph from the SE
05PM-10mph from the SE
11PM-10mph from the SSE


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