n. A person who uses weather reports, maritime charts, satellite weather photos, and other data to forecast areas that may have large waves for surfing.

Example Citation:
"Today [Sean Collins] is the world's leading surfcaster, the co-owner...of Surfline/Wavetrak, a phone and fax service that reaches 1.5 million surfers a year."
—Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien, "He Calls 'Em and Rides 'Em," Sports Illustrated

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