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Pico Creek ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Pico Creek Surf Forecast / CAL – San Luis Obispo / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 4 am Saturday 17 Apr 2021 PDT
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Pico Creek surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Pico Creek sea temperature is 10.9 °C (Statistics for 17 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 13.0 max: 14.6 min: 11.7 °C)
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Pico Creek surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Pico Creek sea temperature is 10.9 °C (Statistics for 17 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 13.0 max: 14.6 min: 11.7 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Pico Creek (calm at Cambria 8 km from Pico Creek).

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Calm
5 km/h
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Clean
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How big are the waves at Pico Creek today?

The current surf forecast for Pico Creek at 11AM is: 0.7m 15s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.7m 12s secondary swell from a West-northwest direction, 0.9m 6s secondary swell from a West-northwest direction (forecast issued at 04:00am April 17). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (PDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (17 Apr)3ft (0.9m)17s
Afternoon (17 Apr)2ft (0.6m)17s
Evening (17 Apr)2.5ft (0.7m)15s

Table - waves today at Pico Creek. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM
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T california.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.7
SW
0.6
SSW
0.7
SW
0.6
SW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
1.5
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.1
WNW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
1.5
WNW
0.6
SSW
1.3
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.7
WNW
3
NW
3
NW
3
NW
1.9
WNW
1.9
WNW
2.3
WNW
2.3
WNW
2.4
WNW
2.5
WNW
3
WNW
2.3
WNW
3
NW
2.3
WNW
2.3
WNW
2.3
WNW
2.5
WNW
3.5
NW
2.1
WNW
2
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.7
WNW
2
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.7
NW
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1
S
1.2
S
1.3
S
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5
NNE
5
NNE
5
N
15
NW
20
NW
20
NW
15
NW
5
N
5
N
10
N
5
NNE
5
WNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
15
NW
5
N
5
N
5
NNW
10
NW
15
WNW
20
WNW
25
WNW
20
NW
10
NNW
10
NNW
15
NNW
15
NW
20
WNW
20
WNW
25
WNW
20
NW
15
NW
10
NNW
10
NW
10
NNW
15
WNW
25
WNW
30
WNW
25
NW
10
NNW
5
N
5
NNW
5
NNE
5
SW
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
NW
5
NNW
5
NNW
5
N
0
SSE
5
SSW
5
WSW
5
W
5
NW
5
NNW
5
N
5
ENE
0
E
5
SSW
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offglasscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
glasscross-
off
glassoncrosscrosscrossglassglassglassglassononcross-
on
crossglassglasscross-
off
glasscross-
on
12:59AM
1.40
4:51PM
0.90
1:42AM
1.34
6:52PM
0.95
2:46AM
1.28
7:25PM
1.01
4:10AM
1.26
7:45PM
1.08
5:33AM
1.27
8:05PM
1.16
6:43AM
1.32
8:27PM
1.26
7:43AM
1.37
8:51PM
1.39
8:39AM
1.40
8:57AM
0.07
6:59PM
0.89
10:04AM
0.07
8:06PM
0.96
11:13AM
0.05
10:32PM
0.96
12:13PM
0.00
12:06AM
0.87
1:01PM
-0.05
1:07AM
0.71
1:42PM
-0.07
1:58AM
0.51
2:19PM
-0.06
2:45AM
0.29

Note: the tide data above is for San Simeon, California which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Pico Creek.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Pico Creek blow from the NE

Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
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clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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