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Bill's Bowls ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.8

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Bill's Bowls Spot ID

Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.8 °C

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Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 23:39 Local time
Thursday 23
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Wave (m) 1.4
NW
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NW
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1.4
NW
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 5
NE 5
NNW 5
N 5
NNE
Wind State glass cross-
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Bill's Bowls in Sonoma Countyis a reef break that only works once in a while. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Hazards include - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Localism - Sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Fort Ross, California, 2 km from Bill's Bowls.

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Bill's Bowls Tide Times and Tide Chart

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At Timber Cove wx, 3 km from Bill's Bowls.

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Overall Bill's Bowls Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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  • The closest passenger airport to Bill's Bowls is Travis Afb (Fairfield) Airport (SUU) in USA, 121 km (75 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Bill's Bowls is Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK), also in USA, 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in USA is 147 km (91 miles) away.
  • Sacramento Executive Airport (SAC), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Bill's Bowls and is 155 km (96 miles) away.
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