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

Overall: 3.0

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The Cave Surf Forecast / East / Sri Lanka

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Wednesday 03 Mar 2021 IST
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The Cave surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Cave sea temperature is 28.6 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 28.6 max: 29.6 min: 27.9 °C)
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The Cave surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Cave sea temperature is 28.6 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 28.6 max: 29.6 min: 27.9 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for East

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at The Cave (light winds from the NE at Pottuvil 43 km from The Cave). 0.8m 13 s period swell from SSE with an additional 0.6m 12 s period swell from SSW , plus 0.7m 5 s period wind swell from ENE

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43 km away, 3 h 22 min ago

Light
9 km/h
NE
31.0
28.6
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at The Cave today?

The current surf forecast for The Cave at 2PM is: 1.0m 14s primary swell from a South-southeast direction and 0.6m 12s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 10:30am March 03). An open ocean swell of 0.7m 5s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (IST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (03 Mar)3ft (0.9m)13s
Afternoon (03 Mar)3.5ft (1.0m)14s
Evening (03 Mar)3.5ft (1.1m)14s

Table - waves today at The Cave. (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
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Sat
06
8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
32224433321333334433433
T maldives.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
1
SSE
1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1313141414141414141414141414141414141414141414
317249419443521507492485478471471478485485478471547555563571571471465
15
NNE
20
NE
25
NE
25
NE
20
NE
15
NE
10
NNE
10
N
10
NNE
15
ENE
20
ENE
20
NE
15
NE
10
NNE
10
N
10
N
10
N
15
NE
20
NE
20
NE
20
NNE
15
NNE
15
N
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off
5:31PM
0.21
4:43AM
0.12
5:23PM
0.19
4:10AM
0.11
4:57PM
0.18
10:30AM
0.05
12:14AM
0.09
10:13AM
0.06
12:22AM
0.10
9:35AM
0.07
12:03AM
0.10

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at The Cave blow from the NNW

Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Sat
06
8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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