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Sea Vista ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Sea Vista Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape (S) / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Friday 16 Apr 2021 SAST
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Sea Vista surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Sea Vista sea temperature is 18.5 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 21.9 max: 23.7 min: 20.2 °C)
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Sea Vista surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Sea Vista sea temperature is 18.5 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 21.9 max: 23.7 min: 20.2 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Eastern Cape (S)

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Sea Vista (light winds from the ENE at Port Elizabeth 7 km from Sea Vista).

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2 h 31 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
ENE
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Sea Vista today?

The current surf forecast for Sea Vista at 2AM is: 2.1m 11s primary swell from a South direction and 0.6m 12s secondary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm April 16). An open ocean swell of 1.7m 6s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (17 Apr)5ft (1.5m)10s
Afternoon (17 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)10s
Evening (17 Apr)7ft (2.1m)7s

Table - waves today at Sea Vista. (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
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Sat
24
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.186.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.198.cc23
2.5
S
2.1
SSE
2.1
SSE
2.1
S
1.8
S
1.6
S
1.3
S
1.1
S
1.6
E
2.1
E
2
E
1.9
E
1.9
E
1.5
E
1.2
E
1.1
E
1
E
1
E
1
E
0.6
SSW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.7
SW
2
SSE
2.4
SSE
1.7
S
2.5
SE
3
SE
1.9
SSE
1.8
SSE
2.5
ESE
2.1
E
2.5
ESE
2.5
ESE
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.5
SSW
2.2
ESE
2.2
SE
1.4
SSW
2.3
SE
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
2.5
ESE
2.4
ESE
2.3
ESE
2.3
ESE
2.3
ESE
2.3
ESE
2.4
ESE
2.5
E
2.5
E
2.5
E
3
E
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30
E
30
ENE
30
NE
35
ENE
35
NE
20
NE
20
NE
20
ENE
30
E
30
ENE
15
ENE
15
NE
10
NNE
10
N
5
E
10
SSE
5
ESE
5
N
10
N
15
W
35
WSW
25
WSW
25
SSE
35
SE
35
ESE
35
ESE
35
E
35
E
40
E
40
E
35
ENE
25
ENE
30
E
30
ENE
20
ENE
15
NE
10
NE
10
NE
20
E
25
ESE
30
ESE
30
E
20
E
5
NNW
5
NE
0
W
10
NE
15
E
20
E
20
E
15
E
10
E
20
ENE
15
NE
20
ENE
25
E
30
E
25
ENE
10
NE
15
WSW
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
glasscross-
on
glassglassoffcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
glassoffglassoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
5:48PM
1.39
5:58AM
1.41
6:18PM
1.29
6:28AM
1.30
6:56PM
1.17
7:11AM
1.18
8:00PM
1.06
8:34AM
1.06
10:19PM
1.03
11:03AM
1.06
12:08AM
1.16
12:30PM
1.19
1:02AM
1.35
1:22PM
1.34
1:44AM
1.55
11:49PM
0.34
12:11PM
0.35
12:18AM
0.45
12:46PM
0.46
12:57AM
0.57
1:39PM
0.58
2:08AM
0.69
3:27PM
0.65
4:44AM
0.71
5:35PM
0.58
6:24AM
0.56
6:42PM
0.44
7:18AM
0.38
7:27PM
0.28

Note: the tide data above is for Doughnuts Backreef which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Sea Vista.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Sea Vista blow from the NNE

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Sat
24
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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