3rd Street Beach Wave Cam
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. An area of Low Pressure is forecast to slide off the Carolina coast late Tuesday and move up and off the Jersey coast Wednesday. 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.
Light onshore winds are forecast Sunday/Monday with wave heights in the 2’+ range.