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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 winds at Galveston - FlagshipPier are now cross-shore so expect speed-bumps in the surf (moderate winds from the NE at BUOY-gtot2 3 km from Galveston - FlagshipPier). 1.0m 4 s period wind swell from ENE
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Actual: 44 min ago

Moderate
26 km/h
NE
Cross-Shore
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Galveston - FlagshipPier Surf Forecast / Texas / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Wednesday 17 Oct 2018 CDT

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 27.4 °C (Statistics for 17 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 25.4 max: 26.8 min: 23.9 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.6
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0.8
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0.9
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0.9
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0.9
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0.9
ESE
0.8
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0.7
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0.6
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0.4
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Period(s) (?)45555757774555555665444
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)112436363874323033351756392916183341323516146
Wind
(km/h)
30
NNE
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25
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Wind State(?)cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

2:20AM
0.52
11:04AM
0.42

2:39AM
0.51
12:42PM
0.43

2:56AM
0.50

1:50PM
0.45
3:12AM
0.49

2:48PM
0.46
3:28AM
0.49

3:43PM
0.48
3:44AM
0.49

4:36PM
0.50
3:59AM
0.48

5:30PM
0.52

Low Tide
/ height (m)
5:53PM
0.17

9:40AM
0.41
6:52PM
0.19

9:17AM
0.40

7:40PM
0.21
9:10AM
0.37

8:20PM
0.23
9:14AM
0.33

8:56PM
0.25
9:29AM
0.28

9:32PM
0.28
9:53AM
0.23

10:08PM
0.32
10:21AM
0.17


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
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
1815202323252626232421172118151620212525212121
Sunrise
--7:22--7:22--7:22--7:24--7:24--7:24--7:26--
Sunset
6:45--6:45--6:44--6:43--6:42--6:40--6:39--6:38-
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Fri night. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Fri afternoon, min 16°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Fri night, strong winds from the NE by Sat night).Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Mon afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Tue afternoon, min 16°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NE on Sun morning, light winds from the NNE by Wed night).

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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.