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Hello, this is David with your Mendocino Forecast effective Saturday afternoon.

Forecast Outlook:
SUNDAY: Mid-period WNW swell combines with peaking SSW groundswell. Head/overhead surf shows pretty consistently for most well exposed breaks along with 2-3' overhead sets. Select standouts see occasional larger sets.

WEATHER/WIND: Light/moderate NW-WNW winds early, building through the morning. Moderate/breezy NW-WNW winds persist in the afternoon. Mix of sun and clouds.


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Solid run of mid period WNW swell through next week along with a nice size SSW swell. NW winds are an issue. Be sure to check the full premium forecast for more details and the long range outlook.
By David Sellin
Pacific Forecaster/West Coast Surf Report Manager

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Mendocino Regional Forecast
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Saturday - 03/28
poor
By David for 7-9am

5.0-7.0units

head high to 2 ft overhead occ. 8.0units

Continued WNW swell. Long period SSW swell builds through the day. NW winds, lightest early.
Sunday - 03/29
poor
By David for 7-9am

5.0-8.0units

head high to 3 ft overhead

Holding WNW swell. Long period SSW swell builds builds further, tops out later in the day. NW winds, lightest early.
Monday - 03/30
poor
By David for 7-9am

5.0-8.0units

head high to 3 ft overhead occ. 10.0units

WNW swell may bump up a notch. SSW swell holds. NW winds, lightest early.

Surf heights and winds generated by LOLA. What is LOLA?

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Saturday - 03/28

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6.9-9.2
6.4-8.2
6.3-8.5
6.6-8.9

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6s

11s

277
277
316
279

Sunday - 03/29

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11PM

6.4-8.8
6.1-8.5
6.5-9.1
8-11

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11s

11s

12s

279
280
285
289

Monday - 03/30

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11AM

5PM

11PM

9-11
9-11
9-12
8-11

11s

11s

12s

12s

289
288
287
287

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Saturday - 03/28

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9
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11
7
349
348
328
9

Sunday - 03/29

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7
8
11
6
5
345
334
8

Monday - 03/30

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6
6
9
4
2
326
297
353
 

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Saturday - 03/28

sunny
10-17° C

Sunday - 03/29

sunny
11-15° C

Monday - 03/30

sunny
8-14° C
 
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