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Kwaliteit op een goede dag: 3.3
Betrouwbaarheid van de Golven: 3.3
Moeilijkheidsgraad: 3.5
Wind- en kitesurfen: 5.0
Bezoekers: 4.3

Overall: 4.3

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Surf Report Feed

Keel Golf Statistieken, January: Golven met Licht of Offshore Winden

This image shows only the swells directed at Keel that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions over a normal January and is based upon 2372 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 shows highest swells greater than >3m (>10ft). In both graphs, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell happens.

The diagram suggests that the prevailing swell direction, shown by the longest spokes, was W, whereas the the dominant wind blows from the SW. 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 7% of the time, equivalent to 2 days. Open water swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) only arise 2% of the time in a typical January, equivalent to just one day. Taking into account the fraction of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Keel is exposed to open water swells, we think that that clean surf can be found at Keel about 7% of the time and that surf is messed up by onshore wind 63% of the time. This is means that we expect 22 days with waves in a typical January, of which 2 days should be surfable.

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.