Control Tower/Airport Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

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Control Tower/Airport Reef Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Caribbean, Montserrat)


Control Tower/Airport Reef Spot ID:

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NNE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.6 °C

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Friday, 27 March 2015, 16:53 Local time

Friday 27 Sat
5PM 8PM 11PM 2AM
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 40
E 40
E 45
E 45
Wind State cross-

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Control Tower/Airport Reef in Caribbean is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the southwest. Waves more likely to be from local windswells than distant groundswells and the best wave direction is from the north northeast. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rocks, coral, urchins and rips.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Belham Valley Rivermouth, 9 km from Control Tower/Airport Reef.

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Live Weather:

At Coolidge/Antigua Airport, 56 km from Control Tower/Airport Reef.

moderate winds from the E

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
27 °C

Current weather near Control Tower/Airport Reef

Buoy Data:

At Eastern Caribbean Buoy, 91 miles from Control Tower/Airport Reef.

  10AM 11AM 12PM 1PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.8
Dominant period (s) 6 6 6 6

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Overall Control Tower/Airport Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Control Tower/Airport Reef:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Farm bay 1 mi
Second closest break Skwids 1 mi
Third closest break Trants Bay/Spleef Reef 1 mi
Fourth closest break Toad's Peak 1 mi
Fifth closest break Bunkum Bay 4 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Control Tower/Airport Reef:

Closest wave buoy Eastern Caribbean Buoy 91 mi
Second closest wave buoy SW Atlantic Buoy 346 mi
Third closest wave buoy SE Atlantic Buoy 405 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy East of Martinique Buoy 424 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy West Atlantic Buoy 630 mi

Tide stations nearest to Control Tower/Airport Reef:

Closest tide station Saint Johns, Antigua 32 mi
Second closest tide station Sainte-Rose 44 mi
Third closest tide station Pointe-Noire 44 mi
Fourth closest tide station Anse-Bertrand 48 mi
Fifth closest tide station Port-Louis 49 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Control Tower/Airport Reef:

Closest ski area Wintergreen Resort (United States) 1779 mi
Second closest ski area Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (United States) 1780 mi
Third closest ski area Appalachian Ski Mountain (United States) 1797 mi
Fourth closest ski area Yawgoo Valley (United States) 1800 mi
Fifth closest ski area Sapphire Valley (United States) 1804 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Control Tower/Airport Reef:

Closest city location Baie-Mahault (Guadeloupe) 51 mi
Second closest city location Les Abymes (Guadeloupe) 55 mi
Third closest city location Le Gosier (Guadeloupe) 59 mi
Fourth closest city location Fort-De-France (Martinique) 166 mi
Fifth closest city location Le Lamentin (Martinique) 168 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Control Tower/Airport Reef is V C Bird International (Antigua) Airport (ANU) in Leeward Islands, 57 km (35 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Control Tower/Airport Reef is Robert L Bradshaw (Basse Terre) Airport (SKB) in St. Kitts & Nevis, 85 km (53 miles) away.
  • Third is Le Raizet (Pointe-a-pitre) Airport (PTP) in Antilles, 87 km (54 miles) away.
  • F D Roosevelt (Oranjestad) Airport (EUX) in Antilles is 120 km (75 miles) away.
  • Gustavia/st.barthel (St.-barthelemy) Airport (SBH), also in Antilles is the fifth nearest airport to Control Tower/Airport Reef and is 146 km (91 miles) away.
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