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Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Point Reyes7.9 ft13 sec----51F
Monterey6.9 ft8 secNNW (330°)16 - 17kts54F
Point Sur7.5 ft7 sec----52F
Santa Maria6.6 ft8 sec----53F
Harvest Buoy6.9 ft8 sec----56F
West Santa Barbara5.9 ft8 secNW (320°)17 - 21kts52F
Goleta Point3.9 ft8 sec----57F
Anacapa Passage2.6 ft8 sec----58F
S. Santa Rosa Island6.2 ft8 secNW (310°)16 - 17kts58F
Santa Monica Basin2.3 ft16 secNNW (340°)4 - 6kts63F
San Pedro2.3 ft8 sec----62F
Dana Point1.6 ft14 sec----62F
Oceanside2.3 ft8 sec----63F
Torrey Pines2.3 ft8 sec----65F
La Jolla2 ft8 sec---- - 2kts--
Point Loma2.6 ft8 sec----65F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNW 6 MPH57.2 F 09:55 PDT
Vandenburg South
Pt. ArguelloN 18 MPH50.4 F 10:00 PDT
El CapitanSW 3 MPH65.1 F 09:59 PDT
EllwoodSSW 4 MPH63.0 F 09:59 PDT
The Mesa
MontecitoSW 3 MPH76.0 F 10:07 PDT
CarpinteriaWSW 2 MPH58.6 F 09:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportW 7 MPH66.0 F 09:51 PDT
Leo CarrilloWSW 7 MPH74.0 F 09:55 PDT
ZumaSSW 3 MPH75.0 F 10:30 PDT
Malibu HillsN 6 MPH85.0 F 09:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 280846
SRFLOX
SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
200 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
.FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...VALID TUE APR 28...
*THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION APPLIES WHEN FORECAST RIP CURRENT
RISK IS "LOW": DUE TO HIGHLY VARIED COASTAL TOPOGRAPHY,
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE ALWAYS A POSSIBILITY ALONG THE
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COASTS, AND SWIMMERS ARE URGED TO USE
CAUTION AT ALL TIMES.
CAZ041-282300-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
200 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................1-3 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............LOW*
WATER TEMPERATURE............58-64 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL. MAX SETS TO 4 FEET.
OUTLOOK FOR WEDNESDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.
$$
CAZ040-282300-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
200 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................2-4 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............LOW*
WATER TEMPERATURE............56-61 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR WEDNESDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.
$$
CAZ039-282300-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
200 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................0-1 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............LOW*
WATER TEMPERATURE............57-60 DEGREES.
REMARKS...SOUTHWEST SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR WEDNESDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.
$$
KJ


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
Expires:201504282230;;938682
FZUS56 KLOX 281609
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ650-282230-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8
SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 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. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. 
$$

Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
Expires:201504282230;;938680
FZUS56 KLOX 281609
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ673-282230-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. 
$$

Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
Expires:201504282230;;938681
FZUS56 KLOX 281609
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ676-282230-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS
ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS
ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. 
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. 
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. 
$$

Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
Expires:201504282230;;938683
FZUS56 KLOX 281609
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ655-282230-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
909 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015
.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9
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 9
SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8
SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...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
9 SECONDS. 
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. 
$$
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