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Nantasket Beach avaliaçãos
Qualidade em um dia bom: 3.7
Consistência do surf: 3.0
Nível de dificuldade: 2.9
Windsurf e kite surf: 3.6
Multidões: 2.9

Overall: 3.5

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Nantasket Beach Swell Statistics, Março: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

This image shows only the swells directed at Nantasket Beach that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical March. It is based on 2963 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours show increasing wave sizes. The smallest swells, less than 0.5m (1.5 feet), high are coloured blue. Green and yellow show increasing swell sizes and red represents biggest swells greater than >3m (>10ft). In each graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell happens.

The diagram suggests that the dominant swell direction, shown by the largest spokes, was ENE, whereas the the prevailing wind blows from the NW. The chart at the bottom shows the same thing but without direction information. For example, swells larger than 1.5 feet (0.5m) coincided with good wind conditions 20% of the time, equivalent to 6 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to arise in a normal March. Taking into account the ratio of these swells that coincided with forecast offshore winds, and given the fact that Nantasket Beach is exposed to open water swells, we estimate that clean surf can be found at Nantasket Beach about 20% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 30% of the time. This is means that we expect 16 days with waves in a typical March, of which 6 days should be surfable.

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.