Waddell Creek
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
Mostly Cloudy
updated 27 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, February 20 09:32 am
Swell Conditions:

3-5 feet with a dominant NW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

6.2ft. 8.2 seconds 312 degrees (NW)

Secondary Swell:

3.2ft. 13.4 seconds 302 degrees (WNW)


6.29 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

50°F and Mostly Cloudy with Variable-side-onshore (NW) winds at 4 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:8 miles 

Tides: 04:25 am (1.54ft) 10:28 am (6.36ft) 05:21 pm (-0.85ft) 11:47 pm (5.05ft)

Waddell Creek
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a Steep angle North-West short-period swell picking up plus West-North-West medium period swell slowly fading

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Waddell Creek
Weather Forecast

Chance Showers and Breezy
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 25 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. view 7-day weather forecast

Waddell Creek Spot Details

fun to good
people escaping the heavy lineups of Santa Cruz
year round but best in summer and fall
sand and reefs
Best Swell Direction:
will pick up NW to S, likes smaller swells
Best Wind Direction:
E or no wind
Best Tide:
high tide

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