Free Surf Cameras
Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Point Reyes6.9 ft13 sec----52F
Monterey6.2 ft17 secNNW (330°)14 - 17kts55F
Point Sur6.2 ft13 sec----53F
Santa Maria6.6 ft15 secNNW (330°)16 - 19kts56F
Harvest Buoy6.2 ft17 sec----57F
West Santa Barbara5.2 ft15 secNW (320°)19 - 23kts55F
Goleta Point2.6 ft14 sec----59F
Anacapa Passage2.3 ft18 sec----60F
S. Santa Rosa Island5.9 ft16 secNW (320°)19 - 25kts59F
Santa Monica Basin3.9 ft16 secW (280°)2 - 2kts62F
San Pedro2.6 ft17 sec----62F
Dana Point3.3 ft18 sec----62F
Oceanside3.6 ft17 sec----65F
Torrey Pines3.6 ft17 sec----65F
La Jolla----W (280°)2 - 7kts--
Point Loma4.6 ft14 sec----64F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNW 8 MPH51.8 F 06:28 PDT
Vandenburg SouthN 12 MPH51.6 F 05:59 PDT
Pt. ArguelloN 25 MPH52.4 F 06:00 PDT
El CapitanNNE 4 MPH50.9 F 05:59 PDT
EllwoodNE 2 MPH53.8 F 05:59 PDT
The Mesa
MontecitoENE 2 MPH52.0 F 06:07 PDT
CarpinteriaN 2 MPH53.4 F 05:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportN 0 MPH57.0 F 05:51 PDT
Leo CarrilloN 6 MPH55.0 F 05:55 PDT
ZumaNE 6 MPH54.0 F 06:14 PDT
Malibu HillsS 8 MPH50.0 F 05:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 280859
SRFLOX

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
200 AM PST THU MAY 28 2015

.FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...VALID THU MAY 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 PST THU MAY 28 2015

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................2-4 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............MODERATE. CONDITIONS ARE 
                             FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT
                             OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.
WATER TEMPERATURE............57-63 DEGREES.

REMARKS...NONE.

OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.

$$

CAZ040-282300-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
200 AM PST THU MAY 28 2015

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................2-4 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............MODERATE. CONDITIONS ARE 
                             FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT
                             OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.
WATER TEMPERATURE............56-62 DEGREES.

REMARKS...SOUTHWEST SWELL.

OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.

$$

CAZ039-282300-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
200 AM PST THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................1-2 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............LOW*
WATER TEMPERATURE............59-61 DEGREES.

REMARKS...NONE.

OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.

$$

KAPLAN


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
Expires:201505281815;;307381
FZUS56 KLOX 280949
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

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


PZZ650-281815-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. LOCAL NW GUSTS TO 20 KT WESTERN PORTION LATE. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION IN THE EVENNG. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.SAT 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. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
Expires:201505281815;;307379
FZUS56 KLOX 280949
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

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


PZZ673-281815-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6
TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
Expires:201505281815;;307380
FZUS56 KLOX 280949
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

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


PZZ676-281815-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
Expires:201505281815;;307382
FZUS56 KLOX 280949
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

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


PZZ655-281815-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
249 AM PDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 14
SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...W 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 AND SW
2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$

CK

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