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Careneros Point Break Voti
Qualità su una buona giornata: 4.0
Coerenza del surf: 3.7
Livello di difficoltà: 3.7
Wind e kite surf: 1.0
Folle: 2.3

Overall: 2.8

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Careneros Point Break Swell Statistics, Febbraio: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

The rose diagram shows only the swells directed at Careneros Point Break that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical February. It is based on 2440 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours show increasing wave sizes. The smallest swells, less than 0.5m (1.5 feet), high are coloured blue. Green and yellow represent increasing swell sizes and red illustrates the highest swells, greater than >3m (>10ft). In either graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how commonly that size swell was forecast.

The diagram implies that the prevailing swell direction, shown by the longest spokes, was NE, whereas the the dominant wind blows from the WNW. 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 79% of the time, equivalent to 22 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to occur in a normal February but 22% of the time we expect swell in the range 2-3m (6.5-10ft) 22%, equivalent to (6 days). Taking into account the proportion of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Careneros Point Break is exposed to open water swells, we think that that clean surf can be found at Careneros Point Break about 79% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 19% of the time. This is means that we expect 27 days with waves in a typical February, of which 22 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.