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Willow Creek ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Willow Creek (calm at MesoWest Big Sur wx 21 km from Willow Creek). 1.2m 14 s period swell from WNW with 1.6m 8 s period wind swell from WNW
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21 km away, 1 h 11 min ago

Calm
3.2 km/h
NW
17.2
11.7
Air / Water (°C)
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Willow Creek Surf Forecast / CAL – Monterey / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 4 am Saturday 21 Apr 2018 PDT

Willow Creek surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Willow Creek sea temperature is 11.7 °C (Statistics for 21 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 12.9 max: 14.5 min: 11.6 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
NW
1.2
NW
1.3
WNW
2
WNW
2
WNW
1.9
NW
1.7
WNW
1.5
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1.3
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1.7
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0.9
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0.6
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0.9
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1.3
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Period(s) (?)1415151414131313121217151414131312121115151314
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)27269372016441598132796178452130468413441191969634454377256190181335421742
Wind
(km/h)
5
W
15
WNW
10
NNE
10
WNW
15
WNW
5
NNE
10
WSW
10
W
5
N
10
SW
10
WSW
0
NW
10
SW
10
SW
5
WNW
10
WSW
15
W
10
NNW
15
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10
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5
WSW
10
WSW
Wind State(?)cross-
on
crosscross-
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cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

5:01PM
1.57
3:23AM
1.91

6:13PM
1.64
4:44AM
1.84

7:06PM
1.73

6:05AM
1.82
7:48PM
1.83

7:16AM
1.82

8:27PM
1.93
8:18AM
1.82

9:01PM
2.00
9:14AM
1.81

9:34PM
2.07
10:07AM
1.78

Low Tide
/ height (m)
9:51AM
0.32

9:28PM
1.27
10:59AM
0.34

11:07PM
1.24
12:04PM
0.36

12:27AM
1.12
1:00PM
0.39

1:35AM
0.96
1:50PM
0.43

2:28AM
0.79

2:35PM
0.50
3:18AM
0.62

3:15PM
0.59
4:01AM
0.48


Note: the tide data above is for Sand Dollar Beach which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Willow Creek.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Willow Creek blow from the NE.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
2123212324212222182221181818141717141514111112
Sunrise
6:24--6:22--6:22--6:20--6:18--6:18--6:16--6:16-
Sunset
-7:44--7:45--7:45--7:46--7:47--7:49--7:49--7:50
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Sun afternoon, min 17°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 18°C on Wed morning, min 11°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Willow Creek Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Willow Creek provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Willow Creek can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Willow Creek surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Willow Creek) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Willow Creek may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Willow Creek is 60 km (37 miles) from Soledad. If you plan a vacation in Monterey, look for hotels and other accommodation in Soledad. Soledad has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.