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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), mayo: 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 over a normal May and is based upon 2447 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours represent increasing wave sizes. Very small swells of less than 0.5m (1.5 feet) high are shown in blue. Green and yellow represent increasing swell sizes and highest swells greater than >3m (>10ft) are shown in red. In either graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell was forecast.

The diagram suggests that the prevailing swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was NW, whereas the the dominant wind blows from the WSW. 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 18% of the time, equivalent to 6 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to occur in a normal May. Taking into account the fraction of these swells that coincided with expected offshore winds, and given the fact that Delaware Bay (East end) is exposed to open water swells, we calculate that clean surf can be found at Delaware Bay (East end) about 18% of the time and that surf is messed up by onshore wind 34% of the time. This is means that we expect 16 days with waves in a typical May, of which 6 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.