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Backwash Surf Forecast / Golfo Dulce / Costa Rica

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Sunday 22 May 2022 CST
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Backwash surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Backwash sea temperature is 29.1 °C (Statistics for 22 May 1981-2005 - mean: 28.7 max: 29.7 min: 27.8 °C)
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Backwash surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Backwash sea temperature is 29.1 °C (Statistics for 22 May 1981-2005 - mean: 28.7 max: 29.7 min: 27.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Golfo Dulce

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Backwash (light winds from the N at SHIP11339 68 km from Backwash).

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How big are the waves at Backwash today?

The current surf forecast for Backwash at 9AM is: 1.6m 14s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.3m 6s secondary swell from a West-southwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00am May 22). The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (CST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (22 May)5ft (1.6m)14s
Afternoon (22 May)4.5ft (1.4m)13s
Evening (22 May)4.5ft (1.3m)13s

Table - waves today at Backwash. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
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T honduras.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.186.cc23
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.5
SW
0.8
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
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5
NW
5
NW
5
NW
10
WSW
10
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
5
WNW
5
NW
5
NNW
5
W
10
WSW
15
W
10
W
10
W
5
WNW
5
W
5
WNW
5
WSW
15
WSW
15
W
10
W
5
NW
10
WNW
10
WNW
5
NNW
5
W
15
WSW
10
W
15
WNW
10
WNW
10
NW
10
NW
5
NW
5
NW
10
WSW
15
W
10
W
5
NNW
10
NE
5
E
5
ENE
0
NE
5
SW
15
SW
5
W
0
SE
5
NE
5
E
5
E
5
SSE
5
SSW
5
W
5
WSW
5
SW
5
W
0
NE
5
N
5
SW
5
WSW
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offglassglassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
crosscross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
on
glassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
off
glasscross-
off
7:43AM
2.74
8:03PM
2.61
8:49AM
2.67
9:13PM
2.48
9:56AM
2.64
10:25PM
2.42
10:59AM
2.66
11:30PM
2.43
11:55AM
2.70
12:27AM
2.48
12:43PM
2.75
1:16AM
2.54
1:26PM
2.80
1:59AM
2.61
1:20AM
0.34
1:55PM
0.65
2:23AM
0.49
3:06PM
0.72
3:29AM
0.61
4:17PM
0.73
4:35AM
0.67
5:23PM
0.67
5:35AM
0.69
6:19PM
0.58
6:28AM
0.68
7:06PM
0.49
7:15AM
0.65
7:48PM
0.41
7:56AM
0.62

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 Backwash blow from the NW

Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
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