Waddell Creek
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

med-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 30 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, August 16 12:33 pm
Swell Conditions:

2+ feet with a dominant NW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

4.6ft 9.1 seconds 315 degrees (NW)

Secondary Swell:

1ft 3.8 seconds 293 degrees (WNW)


2.44 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

63°F and Partly Cloudy with Glassy-side-onshore (West) winds at 1 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:3 miles 

Tides: 12:53 am (0.43ft) 07:14 am (3.38ft) 11:50 am (2.23ft) 06:23 pm (5.71ft)

Waddell Creek
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a Small Steep angle North-West med-period swell picking up and a secondary South-West medium period swell holding

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Waddell Creek
Weather Forecast

Partly Sunny
This Afternoon:
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph in the evening. 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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