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Indian River (Southside) Surf Forecast / Delaware / USA

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Friday 09 Dec 2022 EST
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Indian River (Southside) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Indian River (Southside) sea temperature is 10.7 °C (Statistics for 09 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 9.7 max: 12.3 min: 7.8 °C)
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Indian River (Southside) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Indian River (Southside) sea temperature is 10.7 °C (Statistics for 09 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 9.7 max: 12.3 min: 7.8 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Indian River (Southside) (light winds from the NNW at BUOY-LWSD1 21 km from Indian River (Southside)).

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21 km away, 1 h 35 min ago

Light
15 km/h
NNW
6.8
10.7
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Indian River (Southside) this week:

The surf forecast for Indian River (Southside) over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Friday (Dec 09) at 7PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.4m and 13s period. The wind is predicted to be cross-shore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Indian River (Southside) in the next 12 days are 2.3m 12s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (Dec 10) at 10PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 2.2m 11s period and expected on Monday (Dec 12) at 4PM.

Wave TypeTime (EST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 7PM (Fri 9th Dec)4.5ft (1.4m) 13s
Best Surf 1PM (Sun 11th Dec)5ft (1.5m) 12s
Most Powerful10PM (Sat 10th Dec)7.5ft (2.3m) 12s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Indian River (Southside) over the next 12 days.

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Friday
09
Saturday
10
Sunday
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
Rating
(10 max)
222002341033310010002122122221010000
Swell
Height Map
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T new york.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.198.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.222.cc23
T new york.htsgw.metric.246.cc23
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
ESE
1.5
E
1.4
E
1.5
E
1.5
E
1.7
E
1.6
E
1.5
E
1.3
E
0.8
E
1.8
ENE
1.4
E
1.1
E
0.8
ENE
0.5
E
1.4
ENE
1.4
ENE
1.3
E
1.6
E
2.2
ENE
2.3
ENE
2
ENE
1.6
E
1.5
E
1.5
E
1.3
E
1.2
E
1
E
0.8
E
0.4
E
0.5
E
0.5
E
0.4
ENE
0.3
ENE
0.2
ENE
0.2
E
Period(s) (?)14131312111212121115151414101368567991011131314141414111211111110
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)684780643607565814726594423302131280248212388127215731664988266665005337265435153632296165704223118
Wind
(km/h)
25
NNE
15
NNE
15
NNE
25
NE
25
NE
20
ENE
15
SE
10
W
30
NW
25
N
25
N
15
N
20
NW
25
NNW
25
N
30
NNE
20
NE
10
NNE
20
NE
20
NE
25
NNE
25
N
30
NNW
35
NW
35
NW
35
NW
25
WNW
25
NW
25
WNW
15
NW
15
NNE
10
ENE
30
NE
25
NNE
15
N
20
N
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
offcross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross
High Tide
/ height (m)
9:18PM
0.68
9:50AM
0.93
9:56PM
0.66
10:28AM
0.91
10:37PM
0.65
11:07AM
0.87
11:20PM
0.63
11:48AM
0.84
12:07AM
0.62
12:31PM
0.80
12:58AM
0.62
1:17PM
0.77
1:51AM
0.65
2:05PM
0.73
2:47AM
0.69
2:56PM
0.71
3:42AM
0.74
3:49PM
0.70
4:37AM
0.81
4:43PM
0.69
5:30AM
0.89
5:37PM
0.70
Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:22PM
0.09
2:50AM
0.06
4:03PM
0.11
3:28AM
0.08
4:44PM
0.14
4:07AM
0.10
5:25PM
0.15
4:49AM
0.12
6:05PM
0.16
5:36AM
0.14
6:46PM
0.16
6:29AM
0.15
7:29PM
0.14
7:29AM
0.16
8:13PM
0.12
8:33AM
0.16
8:58PM
0.08
9:37AM
0.14
9:45PM
0.04
10:38AM
0.10
10:33PM
-0.01
11:35AM
0.06
11:23PM
-0.05

Note: the tide data above is for Indian River Inlet (USCG Station), Delaware which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Indian River (Southside).New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Indian River (Southside) blow from the W

Friday
09
Saturday
10
Sunday
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C46577101097555353145677451552443121343
Low °C365668108455214-1022573330131241120241
Feels °C (?)-21-1216662-2-2-1-4-2-4-6-20210-4-3-8-5-4-6-3-3-2-4-2-5-4-2-3
Sunrise7:05--7:07--7:07--7:07--7:09--7:09--7:09--7:11--7:11--7:11--7:13--7:13--
Sunset-4:37--4:38--4:38--4:38--4:38--4:38--4:39--4:39--4:39--4:40--4:40--4:42-

Short Range Forecast: Some drizzle, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Very mild (max 10°C on Sat night, min 3°C on Fri morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Some drizzle, heaviest during Wed night. Icy conditions (max 5°C on Mon morning, min -1°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Tue night, light winds from the NNE by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Icy conditions (max 7°C on Thu afternoon, min 0°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Thu morning, fresh winds from the NW by Sat morning).

Long Range Forecast: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Icy conditions (max 4°C on Sun morning, min 0°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

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Information about the Indian River (Southside) Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Indian River (Southside) provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Indian River (Southside) can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Indian River (Southside) surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Indian River (Southside)) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Indian River (Southside) may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Indian River (Southside) is 28 km (17 miles) from Ocean City. If you plan a vacation in Delaware, look for hotels and other accommodation in Ocean City. Ocean City has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.