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NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Monterey6.6 ft13 secNNW (340°)16 - 21kts61F
Point Sur5.9 ft13 sec----58F
Santa Maria6.9 ft11 secNNW (330°)16 - 19kts62F
Harvest Buoy7.5 ft14 sec----59F
West Santa Barbara----NW (320°)17 - 21kts59F
East Santa Barbara----WNW (300°)2 - 2kts61F
Anacapa Passage3 ft11 sec----61F
S. Santa Rosa Island6.9 ft14 secNW (310°)16 - 19kts61F
Santa Cruz Basin4.9 ft11 sec----64F
Santa Monica Basin----NNE (30°)4 - 6kts65F
San Pedro2.6 ft11 sec----63F
Oceanside2 ft11 sec----64F
Torrey Pines3 ft11 sec----65F
La Jolla1.3 ft10 sec------
Point Loma3.3 ft14 sec----65F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNNE 15 MPH68.0 F 05:58 PST
Vandenburg SouthNNE 15 MPH67.5 F 05:59 PST
Pt. ArguelloN 25 MPH65.5 F 05:00 PST
El CapitanWNW 3 MPH68.0 F 05:59 PST
Ellwood
The MesaSE 7 MPH66.0 F 06:11 PST
MontecitoENE 7 MPH81.0 F 06:07 PST
CarpinteriaNE 3 MPH51.8 F 05:59 PST
Oxnard AirportENE 6 MPH55.4 F 06:05 PST
Leo CarrilloW 2 MPH63.0 F 05:55 PST
ZumaNW 2 MPH68.0 F 06:02 PST
Malibu HillsN 5 MPH76.0 F 05:56 PST
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard
318 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

* Swimmers are urged to use caution at all times and stay near lifeguards.
Rip Current Risk categories: 
Low: Life threatening rip currents are unlikely but still could occur.
Moderate: Life threatening rip currents are possible.
High: Life threatening rip currents are likely.


CAZ039-250115-
Santa Barbara County South Coast-
318 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...

Surf Height...................1-3 FT.
Rip Current Risk..............Low*.
Water Temp....................61-63 degrees.
Lightning Potential...........None expected.
Tides.........................High Tide...3.6 FT at 02:41 AM PST.
                              Low Tide....3.2 FT at 06:22 AM PST.
                              High Tide...4.4 FT at 12:04 PM PST.
                              Low Tide....0.6 FT at 08:05 PM PST.

Remarks...West swell.

.SATURDAY...

Surf Height...................1-3 FT.
Rip Current Risk..............Low*.
Water Temp....................61-63 degrees.
Lightning Potential...........None expected.
Tides.........................High Tide...3.7 FT at 03:46 AM PST.
                              Low Tide....3.2 FT at 08:03 AM PST.
                              High Tide...4.0 FT at 01:12 PM PST.
                              Low Tide....0.7 FT at 09:04 PM PST.

Remarks...West swell.

$$


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary


PZZ650-241730-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. 
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 
kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft at 11 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 14 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt after 
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 16 seconds. 
Slight chance of rain. 
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Slight 
chance of showers. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft.


$$


Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary


PZZ673-241730-
Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant 
period 13 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after 
midnight. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 12 seconds. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 
ft at 10 seconds. 
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 
14 seconds. Slight chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt with local gusts
to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at
17 seconds, building to 9 to 11 ft at 16 seconds after midnight. 
Chance of rain. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 11 to
14 ft. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft.


$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary


PZZ676-241730-
Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM
offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands-
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant 
period 12 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight.
Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 12 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Wind 
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 11 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4
ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at
14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt with local  
gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 
ft at 17 seconds, building to 8 to 10 ft at 16 seconds after 
midnight. Slight chance of rain. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 9 to 
12 ft. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft.
 

$$


Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary


PZZ655-241730-
Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa
Catalina and Anacapa Islands-
307 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. 
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds. 
.SAT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 
ft at 11 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
2 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind 
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the 
morning. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft
at 16 seconds. 
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 
5 ft.


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