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Surf forecast for Barra de la Gabina

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  1. Extremely useful for viewing the forecast at a glance. You can quickly tell when the surf is likely to be good.
  2. The summaries are useful to assist in understanding the weather patterns as well as planning your day and trips.
  3. The arrows show the direction of the wind. The direction of the wind is from the origin e.g. an easterly wind blows to the west. The dotted line is gust speed of the wind. For most surf spots you want the wind to be light (0 - 10 kts) or in the opposite direction of the swell direction to make good surf conditions
  4. The dotted line is set wave face which is the predicted height of wave face as it breaks. The red line is period. This is the time between each set wave. You can see new swells are coming if this line jumps up, indicating a new pulse, or swell deterioration if the line drops. The swell height is the most important factor for surfing Fun surfable waves are normally in the height range between 0.8 - 2.0 m depending on your surfing abilities. The sea height includes both swell and sea chop. The greater the difference between this and swell height indicates a rougher/choppier sea.
  5. Swell direction is represented by the origin of the swell. A westerly swell is moving to the east.
  6. SwellMap presents tides as LAT (Lowest Astronomical Tide), which is the height above the lowest tidal water level

Forecast updated at 06:57 Monday 16 July (America/Guatemala local time)

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Forecast updated at 06:57 Monday 16 July (America/Guatemala local time)

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Mon 16 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h91.01.21.615SWNE:810
9h101.01.11.514SWE:44
15h60.91.11.414SWSW:1216
21h80.91.01.314SWN:68
High: 04:50 am (2.24 m); Low: 11:00 am (0.31 m); High: 05:10 pm (2.33 m); Low: 11:30 pm (0.2 m);
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Tue 17 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h90.81.01.314SWNE:710
9h90.81.01.314SWNE:44
15h60.81.11.314SWS:1114
21h80.91.11.314SWN:56
High: 05:40 am (2.26 m); Low: 11:50 am (0.35 m); High: 06:00 pm (2.25 m);
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Wed 18 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h90.91.11.313SWNE:68
9h90.81.01.313SWNE:34
15h60.91.01.313SWSW:1216
21h80.91.11.413SWN:44
Low: 12:20 am (0.25 m); High: 06:30 am (2.25 m); Low: 12:40 pm (0.41 m); High: 06:50 pm (2.15 m);
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Thu 19 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h80.91.11.412SWNE:810
9h80.91.11.412SWNE:56
15h51.01.31.717SWSW:1316
21h71.01.31.716SWN:68
Low: 01:00 am (0.31 m); High: 07:20 am (2.21 m); Low: 01:40 pm (0.49 m); High: 07:40 pm (2.03 m);
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Fri 20 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h91.01.21.616SWNE:78
9h91.01.21.616SWE:44
15h51.11.41.715SWSW:1316
21h71.11.41.818SWN:68
Low: 01:50 am (0.4 m); High: 08:20 am (2.16 m); Low: 02:40 pm (0.57 m); High: 08:40 pm (1.91 m);
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Sat 21 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h91.21.41.815SWNE:78
9h101.41.52.218SWNE:56
15h71.41.62.218SWS:1114
21h81.41.62.217SWN:46
Low: 02:50 am (0.51 m); High: 09:20 am (2.1 m); Low: 03:40 pm (0.63 m); High: 09:40 pm (1.82 m);
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Sun 22 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h91.41.62.117SWNE:78
9h101.51.72.216SWNE:34
15h61.51.82.316SWSW:1316

Forecast updated at 06:57 Monday 16 July (America/Guatemala local time)

Current sea temperature

Barra de la Gabina sea temperature: 30°C

Recommended layers: Boardies and bikinis

Sunrise and sunset for today

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