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The Glen ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 2.8

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The Glen Surf Photo: 'Short period storm swell' by Rob Davies

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9 s on 9 s

Open ocean wave model on 7 March at 3 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from The Glen around the time the photo was taken

Short period storm swell, The Glen
user: Rob Davies (852 photos)
photo taken at: 4:03 pm 7 Mar 2015

Short period storm swell

New Zealand | The Glen

Average rating: 3.2
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Strong northerly winds whipped up a short period swell that cleaned up early the next day before fading. Not great, but after a long flat summer, local Nelson surfers were very grateful.