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

Overall: 2.8

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Silos Surf Forecast / Scot – North Coast / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Saturday 17 Apr 2021 BST
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Silos surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Silos sea temperature is 7.1 °C (Statistics for 17 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 7.5 max: 8.4 min: 6.5 °C)
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Silos surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Silos sea temperature is 7.1 °C (Statistics for 17 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 7.5 max: 8.4 min: 6.5 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Scot - North Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Silos (light winds from the S.(Wind varies from 160 to 220 degs) at Wick Airport 27 km from Silos).

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27 km away, 57 min ago

Light
9 km/h
S
6.8
7.1
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Silos today?

The current surf forecast for Silos at 10AM is: 1.2m 12s primary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 06:00am April 17). An open ocean swell of 0.2m 5s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (BST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (17 Apr)4ft (1.2m)12s
Afternoon (17 Apr)4.5ft (1.3m)11s
Evening (17 Apr)5.5ft (1.7m)16s

Table - waves today at Silos. (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
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
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1.1
W
1.2
W
1.2
W
1.3
W
1.3
W
0.9
WNW
1.7
WNW
2.5
WNW
3
WNW
3
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
3
WNW
3
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.2
WNW
2.2
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
1.9
WNW
1.9
WNW
1.8
WNW
1.8
WNW
1.9
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.1
WNW
2
WNW
1.9
WNW
1.8
NW
1.7
WNW
1.6
NW
1.3
WNW
1.1
N
1.2
N
1.3
N
1.2
N
1.1
N
1
N
0.8
N
0.7
N
0.6
N
0.5
N
0.5
N
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.4
W
0.4
W
0.4
W
0.3
W
0.5
W
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10
NNE
5
E
10
SSE
25
SE
25
SE
30
SE
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
15
SSW
5
SSW
0
ESE
10
SE
10
SE
15
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSW
10
NNW
10
S
20
NW
15
WNW
20
WNW
25
WNW
30
WNW
35
WNW
30
WNW
20
WNW
20
WNW
25
WNW
25
WNW
25
NW
20
NW
15
NW
10
NW
10
W
10
SW
10
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSE
5
SE
15
E
15
SE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
onglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offglassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
on
offcross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
12:23PM
2.62
12:38AM
2.62
1:03PM
2.41
1:22AM
2.45
1:59PM
2.22
2:25AM
2.31
3:23PM
2.11
3:54AM
2.29
5:02PM
2.17
5:18AM
2.42
6:15PM
2.38
6:20AM
2.66
7:07PM
2.65
7:09AM
2.94
6:14AM
0.68
6:27PM
0.84
6:54AM
0.87
7:07PM
1.03
7:46AM
1.04
8:03PM
1.20
9:02AM
1.15
9:28PM
1.30
10:38AM
1.10
11:02PM
1.24
11:54AM
0.89
12:11AM
1.06
12:49PM
0.59
1:03AM
0.82

Note: the tide data above is for Dunnet Bay which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Silos.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Silos blow from the SSW

Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
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clear
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