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Albatross ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Eastern Cape (S)

  1. weather stationWind Update Onshore wind has changed to cross-on at Fence (Port Elizabeth) (light winds from the ENE at Port Elizabeth Airport 4 km from Fence (Port Elizabeth)). 1.8m 11 s period swell from SSW
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30 km away, 1 h 42 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
N
13.9
16.0
Air / Water (°C)
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Albatross Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape (S) / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Saturday 18 Aug 2018 SAST

Albatross surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Albatross sea temperature is 16.0 °C (Statistics for 18 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.8 min: 17.5 °C)

Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
Rating
(10 max)
2
2
2
2
2
2
1
3
3
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
3
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.8
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
2
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
Period(s) (?)111111111313131212131314141413131213
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)82164549455178681692389593488080016491459123612181028937998
Wind
(km/h)
10
NE
15
NNE
15
N
15
N
15
NNW
15
NNW
25
NW
20
W
25
SW
15
W
15
W
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
WNW
10
W
20
SW
20
SSW
20
WSW
Wind State(?)ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)


8:53PM
1.19



9:36AM
1.02



10:28PM
1.10




11:43AM
1.02


Low Tide
/ height (m)
2:21PM
0.55



3:27AM
0.62



3:45PM
0.66




5:20AM
0.65



5:49PM
0.68

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Albatross blow from the SW.
 Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudscloudysome cloudsclearclearsome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
181616161616232416141414151417181614
Chill °C (?)
181515151515232415131313141317181512
Sunrise
-----6:54-------6:52----
Sunset
5:52-------5:52-------5:53-

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