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Chincoteague Surf Forecast / Virginia / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Thursday 19 May 2022 EDT
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Chincoteague surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chincoteague sea temperature is 14.2 °C (Statistics for 19 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.4 max: 17.1 min: 13.0 °C)
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Chincoteague surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chincoteague sea temperature is 14.2 °C (Statistics for 19 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.4 max: 17.1 min: 13.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Virginia

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Chincoteague (moderate winds from the S at Wallops Island Airport 13 km from Chincoteague).

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1 h 32 min ago

Moderate
24 km/h
S
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Chincoteague today?

The current surf forecast for Chincoteague at 5AM is: 1.4m 5s primary swell from a South-southeast direction and 0.1m 7s secondary swell from a Northeast direction (forecast issued at 01:00am May 19). An open ocean swell of 0.1m 4s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (EDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 May)4.5ft (1.4m)6s
Afternoon (19 May)3.5ft (1.0m)6s
Evening (19 May)2.5ft (0.8m)6s

Table - waves today at Chincoteague. (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
Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
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T north carolina.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T north carolina.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T north carolina.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T north carolina.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T north carolina.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T north carolina.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T north carolina.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T north carolina.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
0.8
SSE
0.9
SSE
1.4
SSE
1.5
S
0.1
E
1
S
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.9
SSE
1
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
1
S
0.3
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
1.1
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.5
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.9
SSE
1
SSE
1
SSE
1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.4
SSE
1.4
S
0.9
SE
1.1
S
1.2
S
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20
SSE
30
S
35
S
30
SW
25
W
15
W
5
NW
10
SE
15
SSE
15
SE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
S
20
S
20
SSE
25
SSE
30
S
25
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
15
WSW
15
SSW
20
S
25
S
25
SSW
25
SW
20
SW
15
SSW
25
SSW
25
S
25
S
25
S
30
S
25
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
10
SW
10
SSE
20
NE
25
NE
30
NE
40
ENE
30
NE
30
NE
35
NE
30
NE
25
NE
20
NNE
10
N
10
WNW
10
NW
5
N
5
ESE
10
SE
15
SE
15
SE
15
SSE
20
SSW
20
SSW
25
SSW
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
offoffglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
11:58PM
0.60
12:38PM
0.47
12:57AM
0.57
1:41PM
0.46
1:59AM
0.55
2:42PM
0.45
2:59AM
0.52
3:42PM
0.46
3:58AM
0.50
4:41PM
0.47
4:57AM
0.48
5:40PM
0.48
5:56AM
0.46
6:36PM
0.50
6:53AM
0.46
6:55AM
-0.05
6:58PM
0.02
7:49AM
-0.02
7:55PM
0.04
8:48AM
-0.00
9:01PM
0.07
9:52AM
0.02
10:15PM
0.08
10:55AM
0.02
11:25PM
0.08
11:52AM
0.02
12:26AM
0.06
12:42PM
0.02
1:20AM
0.05

Note: the tide data above is for Chincoteague Island, Oyster Bay, Chincoteague Bay, Virginia which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Chincoteague.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Chincoteague blow from the W

Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
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