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Paunch Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 2.3
Difficulty Level: 2.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 2.9

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Paunch Reef Surf Forecast / Bocas del Toro / Panama

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Sunday 17 Jan 2021 EST
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Paunch Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Paunch Reef sea temperature is 27.8 °C (Statistics for 17 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 28.1 max: 29.0 min: 26.8 °C)
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Paunch Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Paunch Reef sea temperature is 27.8 °C (Statistics for 17 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 28.1 max: 29.0 min: 26.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Bocas del Toro

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Paunch Reef (light winds from the SW at Bocas Del Toro Airport 3 km from Paunch Reef). 1.2m 8 s period swell from ENE

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Actual: 46 min ago

Light
7 km/h
SW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Paunch Reef today?

The current surf forecast for Paunch Reef at 2PM is: 1.2m 8s primary swell from a East-northeast direction (forecast issued at 06:00am January 17). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (EST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (17 Jan)4ft (1.2m)8s
Afternoon (17 Jan)3.5ft (1.1m)8s
Evening (17 Jan)3.5ft (1.1m)8s

Table - waves today at Paunch Reef. (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
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM
22221222222013333443444
T honduras.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
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
1.2
NE
1.2
NE
1.2
ENE
1.2
ENE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.2
NE
1.4
NE
1.4
NE
1.6
NE
1.6
NE
1.7
NE
1.8
NE
1.8
NE
1.8
NE
1.9
NE
1.9
NE
2.2
NE
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187187171171143143140143163159147187232268354399460505505470514572760
10
WNW
10
W
10
W
5
NNW
10
N
15
NNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
15
W
15
W
10
NW
20
N
15
NNE
10
N
10
WNW
15
W
15
W
10
WNW
15
WNW
20
NW
15
NW
10
NNW
15
WNW
offoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
6:12AM
0.19
4:13PM
0.29
6:41AM
0.23
5:03PM
0.24
7:09AM
0.27
5:53PM
0.19
10:20AM
0.13
11:41PM
-0.08
11:51AM
0.12
12:05AM
-0.06
1:10PM
0.10

Note: the tide data above is for Bocas del Toro, Almirante Bay, Panama which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Paunch Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Paunch Reef blow from the W

Sunday
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
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