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NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
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Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNW 17 MPH51.8 F 01:34 PDT
Vandenburg SouthNNW 12 MPH52.2 F 20:59 PDT
Pt. Arguello
El CapitanNW 20 MPH54.3 F 20:59 PDT
Ellwood
The Mesa
MontecitoWNW 3 MPH51.0 F 01:07 PDT
CarpinteriaSSE 1 MPH56.1 F 20:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportN 0 MPH53.1 F 01:05 PDT
Leo CarrilloNNW 4 MPH52.0 F 00:55 PDT
Zuma
Malibu HillsESE 4 MPH52.0 F 00:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 292329 AAA
SRFLOX

SURF ZONE FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD
430 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

*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.
**THE UV INDEX FORECAST IS FOR LOS ANGELES AND MAY NOT BE
REPRESENTATIVE FOR ALL BEACH AREAS.

CAZ041-300915-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
430 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................WEST FACING BEACHES - 3-5 FT WITH 
                              LOCAL SETS TO 6 FT.
                              SOUTH FACING BEACHES - 2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................59-60 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................HIGH**.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.0 FT AT 03:39 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....0.3 FT AT 11:05 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.9 FT AT 06:06 PM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.2 FT AT 11:31 PM PDT.

REMARKS...SUBSIDING NORTHWEST WIND SWELL. BUILDING SOUTH SWELL.

.SUNDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................WEST FACING BEACHES - 2-3 FT.
                              SOUTH FACING BEACHES - 3-6 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS AND
                              DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS ARE
                              EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................59-60 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.1 FT AT 05:08 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....0.2 FT AT 11:58 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.4 FT AT 06:40 PM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....1.5 FT AT 11:32 PM PDT.

REMARKS...BUILDING SOUTH SWELL AND NORTHWEST WIND SWELL.

$$

CAZ040-300915-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
430 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................WEST FACING BEACHES - 3-5 FT WITH
                              LOCAL SETS TO 6 FT.
                              SOUTH FACING BEACHES - 2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................58-59 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................HIGH**.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.0 FT AT 03:41 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....0.3 FT AT 11:11 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.8 FT AT 06:06 PM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.2 FT AT 11:35 PM PDT.

REMARKS...SUBSIDING NORTHWEST WIND SWELL AND BUILDING SOUTH SWELL.

.SUNDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................WEST FACING BEACHES - 2-3 FT.
                              SOUTH FACING BEACHES - 3-6 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS AND
                              DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS ARE
                              EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................58-59 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.1 FT AT 05:09 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....0.1 FT AT 12:02 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.3 FT AT 06:42 PM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....1.5 FT AT 11:35 PM PDT.

REMARKS...BUILDING SOUTH SWELL AND SUBSIDING NORTHWEST WIND SWELL.

$$

CAZ039-300915-
SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST-
430 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK...

.THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............MODERATE. CONDITIONS ARE
                              FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT
                              OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.
WATER TEMP....................57-58 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................HIGH**.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.0 FT AT 04:02 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....0.2 FT AT 11:28 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.9 FT AT 06:23 PM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.2 FT AT 11:51 PM PDT.

REMARKS...NORTHWEST WIND SWELL.

.SUNDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................2-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................57-59 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.1 FT AT 05:27 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....0.1 FT AT 12:18 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.3 FT AT 06:58 PM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....1.5 FT AT 11:51 PM PDT.

REMARKS...MIXED SOUTH SWELL AND NORTHWEST WIND SWELL.

$$

SMITH/GOMBERG


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
Expires:201604301015;;260315
FZUS56 KLOX 300608 AAA
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY


PZZ650-301015-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. EASTERN
PORTION... W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST W PORTION. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
Expires:201604301015;;260313
FZUS56 KLOX 300608 AAA
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY


PZZ673-301015-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
Expires:201604301015;;260314
FZUS56 KLOX 300608 AAA
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY


PZZ676-301015-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 
.SAT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. 
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S
2 FT. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
Expires:201604301015;;260316
FZUS56 KLOX 300608 AAA
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY


PZZ655-301015-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
1108 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AND DRIZZLE.
.SAT...WESTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. EASTERN PORTION...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS AND S 2 TO 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND S
2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND
S 2 FT. 
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. S SWELL 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT. 

$$



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