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Fortress ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.7

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Fortress Surf Forecast / Long Island NY / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Tuesday 11 May 2021 EDT
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Fortress surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Fortress sea temperature is 9.4 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 10.2 max: 12.2 min: 7.6 °C)
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Fortress surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Fortress sea temperature is 9.4 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 10.2 max: 12.2 min: 7.6 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind has become very light (light winds from the NW at Montauk Airport 6 km from Fortress). Surf should be turning clean at Fortress.

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Light
6 km/h
NW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Fortress today?

The current surf forecast for Fortress at 7AM is: 1.1m 8s primary swell from a South direction and 0.1m 14s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 01:00am May 11). An open ocean swell of 0.3m 3s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (EDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 May)3.5ft (1.0m)8s
Afternoon (11 May)3ft (0.9m)8s
Evening (11 May)3.5ft (1.1m)8s

Table - waves today at Fortress. (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
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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1.3
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1
S
1
S
0.9
S
1
S
1.1
SSW
1
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.7
S
0.7
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.3
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.3
SSW
0.5
S
0.2
SSE
0.3
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.2
SSE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.2
SSE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.2
SSE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.7
SSE
1.1
SE
1.8
SE
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20
W
20
NW
20
NW
20
WNW
25
W
30
W
30
SW
25
WSW
25
NW
20
WNW
40
W
35
WNW
30
NW
15
SSW
15
WSW
5
W
20
NW
20
NNW
20
NNW
20
NW
15
WNW
15
SW
30
SW
25
SW
15
W
15
W
15
WNW
15
WNW
15
W
20
WSW
20
WSW
5
SSE
30
WSW
15
WNW
10
NW
5
NNW
5
NE
5
SSE
15
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
NW
10
WNW
10
WNW
15
SSW
25
SW
20
SW
15
SW
20
SW
10
SW
10
SSW
20
SSW
20
SW
25
WSW
25
SSE
40
SSE
50
SSE
40
SSW
35
SSW
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
glasscross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross
9:12PM
0.80
9:36AM
0.57
9:53PM
0.80
10:19AM
0.57
10:36PM
0.79
11:04AM
0.56
11:19PM
0.76
11:49AM
0.56
12:02AM
0.73
12:35PM
0.55
12:46AM
0.69
1:23PM
0.54
1:29AM
0.66
2:11PM
0.53
2:13AM
0.63
4:00AM
0.02
3:43PM
0.13
4:37AM
0.02
4:18PM
0.14
5:16AM
0.02
4:56PM
0.16
5:58AM
0.04
5:37PM
0.18
6:44AM
0.06
6:24PM
0.21
7:32AM
0.08
7:20PM
0.23
8:24AM
0.10
8:21PM
0.25

Note: the tide data above is for Montauk, Fort Pond Bay, New York which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Fortress.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Fortress blow from the WNW

Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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partially cloudy
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