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Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Point Reyes9.8 ft13 sec----63F
Monterey7.9 ft14 secNNW (340°)8 - 10kts64F
Point Sur8.5 ft14 sec----62F
Santa Maria----NW (320°)16 - 19kts66F
Harvest Buoy10.2 ft12 sec----62F
West Santa Barbara8.9 ft13 secNNW (330°)17 - 21kts65F
Goleta Point3 ft11 sec----69F
Anacapa Passage3.6 ft11 sec----69F
S. Santa Rosa Island7.9 ft11 secNW (320°)16 - 17kts67F
Santa Monica Basin3.9 ft9 sec---- - 2kts72F
San Pedro3.3 ft13 sec----70F
Dana Point2.6 ft11 sec----70F
Oceanside3 ft13 sec----71F
Torrey Pines3.9 ft13 sec----72F
La Jolla----S (170°)2 - 4kts--
Point Loma4.3 ft13 sec----71F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgN 0 MPH60.1 F 08:55 PDT
Vandenburg SouthNNE 11 MPH61.9 F 08:59 PDT
Pt. ArguelloN 17 MPH61.5 F 09:00 PDT
El CapitanSW 2 MPH72.3 F 08:59 PDT
EllwoodNNW 1 MPH69.1 F 08:59 PDT
The MesaW 3 MPH70.0 F 09:32 PDT
MontecitoSSW 1 MPH67.0 F 09:07 PDT
CarpinteriaNNW 1 MPH68.2 F 08:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportNE 5 MPH66.9 F 08:51 PDT
Leo CarrilloNE 2 MPH76.0 F 08:55 PDT
ZumaSSW 1 MPH71.0 F 09:36 PDT
Malibu HillsENE 6 MPH73.0 F 08:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 230913
SRFLOX
SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
200 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
.FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...VALID THU OCT 23...
*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.
CAZ041-232300-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
200 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...
.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................3-5 FEET.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............60-71 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL. HIGHEST SURF THIS MORNING. 
OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...SLIGHT DECREASE IN SURF AND SWELL.
$$
CAZ040-232300-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
200 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...
.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................3-5 FEET.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............67-70 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL. HIGHEST SURF THIS MORNING. 
OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...SLIGHT DECREASE IN SURF AND SWELL.
$$
CAZ039-232300-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
200 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................1-3 FEET.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........LOW*
WATER TEMPERATURE............68-69 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.
$$


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast
Expires:201410232230;;440415
FZUS56 KLOX 231550
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ650-232230-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...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 AT 13 SECONDS. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.FRI NIGHT...S 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 12 SECONDS. 
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. 
$$

Source: NOAA
Channel Islands Coastal Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island
Expires:201410232230;;440413
FZUS56 KLOX 231550
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM 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-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
NW PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. 
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. 
$$

Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt.
Expires:201410232230;;440416
FZUS56 KLOX 231550
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM 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-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. 
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT.
$$
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