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Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Point Reyes11.8 ft13 sec----63F
Monterey10.8 ft15 secNW (320°)17 - 19kts64F
Point Sur13.8 ft15 sec----63F
Santa Maria14.1 ft16 secNW (320°)16 - 19kts66F
Harvest Buoy14.1 ft17 sec----66F
West Santa Barbara13.4 ft15 secNW (320°)23 - 27kts65F
Goleta Point4.3 ft14 sec----69F
Anacapa Passage4.3 ft12 sec----70F
S. Santa Rosa Island12.8 ft16 secNW (320°)23 - 29kts68F
Santa Monica Basin5.2 ft13 secNW (310°)2 - 4kts71F
San Pedro5.9 ft13 sec----73F
Dana Point4.9 ft13 sec----71F
Oceanside3.9 ft14 sec----72F
Torrey Pines4.6 ft17 sec----73F
La Jolla----NNW (330°)5 - 7kts--
Point Loma6.2 ft15 sec----72F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNW 25 MPH72.0 F 13:55 PDT
Vandenburg SouthNNW 17 MPH68.7 F 13:59 PDT
Pt. ArguelloNNW 39 MPH64.4 F 14:00 PDT
El CapitanSSE 4 MPH77.7 F 13:59 PDT
EllwoodWSW 4 MPH73.2 F 13:59 PDT
The MesaSE 6 MPH70.0 F 14:12 PDT
MontecitoSW 4 MPH74.0 F 14:07 PDT
CarpinteriaSSW 4 MPH68.9 F 13:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportW 12 MPH73.0 F 13:51 PDT
Leo CarrilloWSW 8 MPH75.0 F 13:55 PDT
ZumaSW 2 MPH71.0 F 14:03 PDT
Malibu HillsNW 6 MPH74.0 F 13:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 212031
SRFLOX
SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
200 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...VALID WED OCT 22...
*THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION APPLIES WHEN FORECAST RIP CURRENT
POTENTIAL 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.
CAZ041-221100-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
200 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...
.TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................4-6 FEET THIS EVENING THEN
                             DECREASING TO 2-4 FEET WEDNESDAY.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............60-72 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.
$$
CAZ040-221100-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
200 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...
.TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................5-7 FEET THIS EVENING THEN 
                             DECREASING TO 2-4 FEET WEDNESDAY.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............68-70 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL. MAX SETS TO 8 FEET THIS EVENING.
OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.
$$
CAZ039-221100-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
200 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................1-3 FEET.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........LOW*
WATER TEMPERATURE............69-73 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.
$$
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Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast
Expires:201410220530;;362452
FZUS56 KLOX 212112
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
212 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ650-220530-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
212 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. 
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS. 
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. 
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. 
$$

Source: NOAA
Channel Islands Coastal Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island
Expires:201410220530;;362450
FZUS56 KLOX 212112
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
212 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ673-220530-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
212 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
8 FT. 
$$

Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt.
Expires:201410220530;;362453
FZUS56 KLOX 212112
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
212 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ655-220530-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
212 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.THU NIGHT...W 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 14 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. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. 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. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
$$
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