3rd Street Beach Wave Cam

 Β Surf Forecast

Hello, this is Andrew Funk with your Ocean City NJ Surf Forecast as of Monday May 22nd.

  Short Term Forecast

Choppy 1′-3′ ESE wind swell is forecast to build through Monday into Tuesday. SSE winds Monday will give way to NNE turning ENE Tuesday. Β An area of Low Pressure is forecast to slide off the Carolina coast late Tuesday and move up and off the Jersey coast Wednesday. Β The Low will move quickly NE Wednesday resulting in NNE winds 10-15 mph.. We should see wave heights generally in the 3’+ range..

Thursday an area of Low Pressure will move up through the inland coastal states resulting in SSW winds for our region around 10-15 mph… Look for wave heights generally in the 3’+ zone through the day. Wind swell from the SSW is forecast to bump up overnight Thursday into Friday AM…

Friday we are forecasting wave heights in the 3′-4′ zone with semi-clean conditions early.. The winds are forecast to be from the WSW early then turn W late morning into the early afternoon.. High Tide: 8:30 am

Saturday: we are expecting lingering 1′-3′ surf especially with the morning high tide and W winds around 12mph.




 Extended Outlook

Light onshore winds are forecast Sunday/Monday with wave heights in the 2’+ range.