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Galveston - FlagshipPier ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.7
Consistency of Surf: 2.3
Difficulty Level: 1.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.5
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 1 km from Galveston - FlagshipPier has become light (light winds from the WNW at weather station Galveston wx). Waves should be turning clean at Galveston - FlagshipPier. 0.8m 3 s period wind swell from WNW
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Actual: 26 min ago

Light
9.7 km/h
WNW
Clean
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Galveston - FlagshipPier Surf Forecast / Texas / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Saturday 15 Dec 2018 CST

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

Today's Galveston - FlagshipPier sea temperature is 16.4 °C (Statistics for 15 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 20.1 max: 21.4 min: 18.4 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
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0.4
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0.1
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0.6
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0.8
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Period(s) (?)687733-3323455555733245
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)11113000002112322104120001229
Wind
(km/h)
30
NW
30
NW
30
NNW
15
NE
5
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5
ESE
10
NE
5
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10
SE
15
ESE
25
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25
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10
WNW
15
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35
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45
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35
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25
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30
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25
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High Tide
/ height (m)
9:27AM
0.21

11:04PM
0.33
11:27AM
0.22

11:22PM
0.32

12:54PM
0.26
11:38PM
0.32

2:04PM
0.30
11:52PM
0.32

3:03PM
0.34
12:08AM
0.33

3:57PM
0.38
12:28AM
0.34

4:49PM
0.41
12:56AM
0.36

5:40PM
0.42
Low Tide
/ height (m)

3:08PM
0.11

6:25AM
0.16
4:03PM
0.16

6:28AM
0.09
5:07PM
0.20

6:47AM
0.03

6:16PM
0.24
7:17AM
-0.05

7:22PM
0.27
7:53AM
-0.12

8:23PM
0.30
8:34AM
-0.18

9:18PM
0.33
9:18AM
-0.23

Note: the tide data above is for Galveston (Galveston Channel), Texas which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Galveston - FlagshipPier.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Galveston - FlagshipPier blow from the NW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
1215131214151516171818192021181819161417192020
Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
913111114151516171717192021181718141216182020
Sunrise
7:05--7:05--7:07--7:07--7:07--7:07--7:09--7:09-
Sunset
-5:22--5:22--5:22--5:22--5:23--5:23--5:24--5:24
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 19°C on Tue night, min 10°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Sat morning, calm by Sun night).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Wed morning. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Wed afternoon, min 13°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Wed night, strong winds from the NW by Thu afternoon).

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Information about the Galveston - FlagshipPier Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Galveston - FlagshipPier provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Galveston - FlagshipPier can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Galveston - FlagshipPier surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Galveston - FlagshipPier) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Galveston - FlagshipPier may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Galveston - FlagshipPier is 4 km (2 miles) from Galveston. If you plan a vacation in Texas, look for hotels and other accommodation in Galveston. Galveston has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.