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Dalmore Bay (Lewis) Notaciones
Calidad cuándo Funciona: 4.0
Consistencia de Olas: 3.5
Dificultad: 4.0
Windsurf y Kitesurf: 2.0
Gente al Agua: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Estadísticas de Olas para Dalmore Bay (Lewis), Otoño: Olas con Vientos Ligeros o Terrales

This image shows only the swells directed at Dalmore Bay (Lewis) that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical northern hemisphere autumn. It is based on 8476 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours illustrate increasing wave sizes. Blue shows the smallest swells, less that 0.5m (1.5 feet) high. Green and yellow represent increasing swell sizes and largest swells greater than >3m (>10ft) are shown in red. In both graphs, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell was forecast.

The diagram suggests that the most common swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was NW, whereas the the most common wind blows from the SW. 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 12% of the time, equivalent to 11 days. Expect open water swells to exceed >3m (>10ft) 2% of the time (2 days). Taking into account the fraction of these swells that coincided with forecast offshore winds, and given the fact that Dalmore Bay (Lewis) is exposed to open water swells, we calculate that clean surf can be found at Dalmore Bay (Lewis) about 12% of the time and that surf is spoilt by onshore wind 70% of the time. This is means that we expect 75 days with waves in a typical northern hemisphere autumn, of which 11 days should be clean enough to surf.

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.