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El Canal ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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El Canal Surf Forecast / Amber Coast / Dominican Republic

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Monday 27 Sep 2021 AST
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El Canal surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Canal sea temperature is 29.2 °C (Statistics for 27 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 28.8 max: 29.5 min: 28.1 °C)
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El Canal surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Canal sea temperature is 29.2 °C (Statistics for 27 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 28.8 max: 29.5 min: 28.1 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Amber Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at El Canal (calm at Puerto Plata IN Airport 5 km from El Canal).

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Clean
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How big are the waves at El Canal today?

The current surf forecast for El Canal at 10AM is: 0.7m 11s primary swell from a Northeast direction and 0.4m 9s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 07:00am September 27). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (AST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (27 Sep)2.5ft (0.7m)11s
Afternoon (27 Sep)2ft (0.6m)10s
Evening (27 Sep)2ft (0.6m)10s

Table - waves today at El Canal. (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
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
01
Saturday
02
Sunday
03
Monday
04
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NE
0.7
NE
0.7
NE
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
0.6
NNE
0.5
NE
0.5
NE
0.5
NE
0.5
NE
0.5
NE
0.4
NE
0.4
NE
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.9
E
1
E
1.2
E
1.2
E
1.4
E
1.5
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.8
E
1.9
E
1.9
E
1.7
E
1.6
E
1.6
ENE
1.5
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.4
ENE
1.2
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.2
ENE
1
NE
1
NE
0.8
NE
0.8
NE
0.8
NE
0.8
NE
0.7
NE
0.6
NE
1
NNE
1
NNE
1
NNE
1
NNE
1.3
E
1.5
E
1.6
E
1.7
E
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S
5
S
10
ENE
20
NE
15
ENE
10
E
10
ESE
10
SE
10
SSE
5
SE
15
ENE
20
ENE
15
ENE
15
E
15
ESE
10
SE
5
SSE
5
SSE
15
ENE
20
ENE
20
E
15
E
10
SE
10
SE
10
SE
5
SE
15
ENE
20
ENE
20
E
15
E
10
ESE
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
15
ENE
20
ENE
20
E
15
ESE
10
SE
10
SSE
10
SE
10
SE
15
E
20
ENE
20
E
15
ESE
15
SE
10
SE
10
SE
10
SE
15
ESE
20
E
20
E
15
ESE
15
SE
10
SE
10
SE
15
SE
20
ESE
30
E
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cross-
off
cross-
off
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1:19PM
0.63
1:09AM
0.42
2:12PM
0.62
2:02AM
0.41
3:08PM
0.61
3:02AM
0.40
4:04PM
0.62
4:04AM
0.42
4:55PM
0.62
5:02AM
0.45
5:43PM
0.64
5:55AM
0.50
6:28PM
0.65
6:44AM
0.56
6:20AM
0.16
8:00PM
0.25
7:04AM
0.17
8:59PM
0.26
7:56AM
0.18
9:58PM
0.26
8:54AM
0.19
10:51PM
0.25
9:55AM
0.18
11:35PM
0.23
10:56AM
0.16
12:14AM
0.20
11:54AM
0.14
12:50AM
0.16
12:49PM
0.11

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 El Canal blow from the S

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
01
Saturday
02
Sunday
03
Monday
04
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