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Southern California Swell Model
Santa Barbara Tide Forecast
Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Monterey5.6 ft9 sec----56F
Point Sur4.6 ft7 sec----55F
Santa Maria3.9 ft8 secWSW (250°)4 - 6kts59F
Harvest Buoy3.9 ft8 sec----56F
West Santa Barbara3.6 ft8 secW (280°)8 - 8kts58F
East Santa Barbara2 ft7 secWSW (250°)2 - 2kts64F
Anacapa Passage2 ft11 sec----67F
S. Santa Rosa Island4.3 ft8 secNW (310°)8 - 10kts62F
Santa Cruz Basin2.3 ft14 sec----65F
Santa Monica Basin2.6 ft14 secSSE (160°)6 - 8kts71F
San Pedro2.6 ft13 sec----72F
Oceanside2.3 ft13 sec----74F
Torrey Pines2.6 ft14 sec----74F
La Jolla2 ft8 sec------
Point Loma3.3 ft8 sec----71F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgN 0 MPH55.4 F 09:38 PDT
Vandenburg SouthNW 5 MPH55.0 F 08:59 PDT
Pt. ArguelloN 7 MPH53.4 F 09:00 PDT
El CapitanSW 2 MPH59.5 F 08:59 PDT
Ellwood
The MesaSW 2 MPH59.0 F 09:41 PDT
Montecito
CarpinteriaS 3 MPH61.2 F 08:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportSW 6 MPH68.0 F 09:40 PDT
Leo CarrilloSE 3 MPH70.0 F 08:55 PDT
ZumaSW 1 MPH68.0 F 09:36 PDT
Malibu HillsESE 2 MPH73.0 F 08:56 PDT
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
139 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 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.


CAZ039-232315-
Santa Barbara County South Coast-
139 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS....

.TODAY...

Surf Height...................1-3 FT.
Rip Current Risk..............Low*.
Water Temp....................63-67 degrees.
Lightning Potential...........None expected.
Tides.........................Low Tide....-1.3 FT at 04:35 AM PDT.
                              High Tide...4.4 FT at 10:58 AM PDT.
                              Low Tide....1.8 FT at 03:57 PM PDT.
                              High Tide...6.8 FT at 10:11 PM PDT.

Remarks...West swell.

.MONDAY...

Surf Height...................1-3 FT.
Rip Current Risk..............Low*.
Water Temp....................63-67 degrees.
Lightning Potential...........Slight chance.
Tides.........................Low Tide....-1.2 FT at 05:18 AM PDT.
                              High Tide...4.5 FT at 11:43 AM PDT.
                              Low Tide....1.7 FT at 04:48 PM PDT.
                              High Tide...6.5 FT at 10:57 PM PDT.

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
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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


PZZ650-232230-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in
the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning. 
.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 3 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. 
.MON...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 3 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.MON 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 3 ft at
10 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. 
.TUE...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. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening...becoming variable
10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 1 to 2 ft at 9 
seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 1 to
2 ft. Patchy fog. 
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 1 to
2 ft. Patchy fog. 

$$


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
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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


PZZ673-232230-
Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 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. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt in the evening...becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. 
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening...becoming variable
10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
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CWFLOX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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


PZZ676-232230-
Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM
offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands-
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog
after midnight. 
.MON...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight
chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt in the evening...becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. 
.TUE...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 9 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt in the evening...becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at
9 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W
2 to 4 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W
2 to 4 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog. 

$$


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
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

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


PZZ655-232230-
Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa
Catalina and Anacapa Islands-
902 AM PDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.TODAY...Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in
the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 ft at
8 seconds and S 2 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening...becoming variable
10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 ft at
9 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. 
.MON...Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 ft at 9 seconds
and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance
of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.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 3 ft at
10 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the
evening. 
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at
9 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening...becoming
variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft
at 9 seconds and S 2 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W
2 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog. 
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W
2 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog. 

$$

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