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Delaware Bay (East end) Notaciones
Calidad cuándo Funciona: 2.5
Consistencia de Olas: 2.0
Dificultad: 2.5
Windsurf y Kitesurf: 1.0
Gente al Agua: 4.5

Overall: 2.8

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Estadísticas de Olas para Delaware Bay (East end), Otoño: Olas con Vientos Ligeros o Terrales

This image shows only the swells directed at Delaware Bay (East end) that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical southern hemisphere autumn. It is based on 6989 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 represent increasing swell sizes and red illustrates the highest swells, greater than >3m (>10ft). In either graph, 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 largest spokes, was NW, whereas the the dominant wind blows from the W. 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. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to occur in a normal southern hemisphere autumn. Taking into account the ratio of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Delaware Bay (East end) is exposed to open water swells, we think that that clean surf can be found at Delaware Bay (East end) about 12% of the time and that surf is spoilt by onshore wind 33% of the time. This is means that we expect 41 days with waves in a typical southern hemisphere autumn, of which 11 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.