swell forecast

swell forecast

[′swel ‚fȯr‚kast]
(oceanography)
Prediction of the frequency and height of swell waves in a remote area from the characteristics of the waves at their origin.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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RNLI's Steve Instance said: "The sea is dangerous whatever the weather and the bigger swell forecast for the next few days means an increased chance of rip currents."
Melbourne, Oct (ANI): For the first time, surfers are being able to connect and chat about swell forecasts and share their secret spots, exchange videos and photos - thanks to a website created by an Australian graphic designer.rett Sirianni from Brisbane launched the social networking website called SecondSea, which is being billed as "Facebook for surfers"