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Broughton ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Broughton Surf Photo: 'Storm surf at Broughton' by Rob Davies

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Open ocean wave model on 8 February at 9 am

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Broughton around the time the photo was taken

Storm surf at Broughton
user: Rob Davies (1070 photos)
photo taken at: 9:03 am 8 Feb 2019

Storm surf at Broughton

United Kingdom | Broughton

Average rating: 2.0
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Just 3 of us paddled out on this very stormy morning. Mostly gutless and slow reforms even if some of them did break for hundreds of metres. It got a bit bigger as the tide dropped a bit, to almost head-high on sets, but the relentless cross-shore SSW gale and driving rain made it hard work. A photo submitted from Oxwich at the same time shows it was probably better there.