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Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Monterey9.8 ft15 secNNW (340°)19 - 23kts57F
Point Sur11.5 ft14 sec----55F
Santa Maria8.9 ft15 secNNW (330°)14 - 16kts57F
Harvest Buoy11.5 ft14 sec----58F
West Santa Barbara12.5 ft13 secNNW (330°)23 - 29kts57F
East Santa Barbara8.5 ft--WSW (240°)4 - 10kts60F
Goleta Point6.2 ft15 sec----61F
Anacapa Passage6.9 ft14 sec----61F
S. Santa Rosa Island11.8 ft15 sec----59F
Santa Cruz Basin6.6 ft15 sec----60F
Santa Monica Basin5.9 ft16 secENE (70°)2 - 2kts62F
San Pedro5.9 ft15 sec----62F
Dana Point3.9 ft14 sec----61F
Oceanside4.9 ft15 sec----62F
Torrey Pines5.9 ft15 sec----61F
La Jolla4.3 ft13 sec------
Point Loma5.6 ft17 sec----61F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNNE 23 MPH74.3 F 11:58 PST
Vandenburg SouthN 19 MPH65.7 F 11:59 PST
Pt. ArguelloN 23 MPH60.5 F 12:00 PST
El CapitanWNW 4 MPH86.5 F 11:59 PST
Ellwood
The Mesa
MontecitoSW 3 MPH76.0 F 12:07 PST
CarpinteriaSSE 3 MPH67.6 F 11:59 PST
Oxnard AirportW 7 MPH70.0 F 11:51 PST
Leo CarrilloN 3 MPH60.0 F 11:55 PST
ZumaSSW 3 MPH70.0 F 12:14 PST
Malibu HillsESE 44 MPH79.0 F 11:56 PST
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 141015
SRFLOX

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD
205 AM PST SUN FEB 14 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.

CAZ041-142330-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
205 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY THROUGH 5 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................4-7 FT BECOMING 3-5 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................58-62 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................MODERATE**.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...5.0 FT AT 01:29 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.9 FT AT 08:25 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.2 FT AT 02:23 PM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....1.5 FT AT 07:47 PM PST.

REMARKS...MIXED WEST AND SOUTH SWELL.

.MONDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................58-62 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...5.0 FT AT 02:37 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.6 FT AT 10:02 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.0 FT AT 04:22 PM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....1.9 FT AT 09:08 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

$$

CAZ040-142330-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
205 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY THROUGH 5 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................5-8 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................56-60 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................MODERATE**.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.9 FT AT 08:28 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.1 FT AT 02:26 PM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....1.5 FT AT 07:49 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

.MONDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............MODERATE. CONDITIONS ARE
                              FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT
                              OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.
WATER TEMP....................56-60 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.9 FT AT 02:39 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.6 FT AT 10:05 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...2.9 FT AT 04:26 PM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....1.9 FT AT 09:10 PM PST.

REMARKS...MIXED WEST SWELL.

$$

CAZ039-142330-
SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST-
205 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................WEST FACING BEACHES - 3-5 FT.
                              SOUTH FACING BEACHES - 1-2 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................58-60 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................MODERATE**.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.8 FT AT 08:54 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.1 FT AT 02:50 PM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....1.4 FT AT 08:06 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

.MONDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............MODERATE. CONDITIONS ARE
                              FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT
                              OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.
WATER TEMP....................58-60 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...5.0 FT AT 02:59 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.4 FT AT 10:29 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...2.9 FT AT 04:42 PM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....1.9 FT AT 09:26 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

$$

ASR


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
Expires:201602142345;;718716
FZUS56 KLOX 141620
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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


PZZ650-142345-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EASTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WESTERN PORTION...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING
NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...EASTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. 
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN. 
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
Expires:201602142345;;718714
FZUS56 KLOX 141620
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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


PZZ673-142345-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
Expires:201602142345;;718715
FZUS56 KLOX 141620
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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


PZZ676-142345-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. GUSTS TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
15 SECONDS. 
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. 
.THU...NW WINDS WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$


Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
Expires:201602142345;;718717
FZUS56 KLOX 141620
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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


PZZ655-142345-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
820 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT IN THE VICINITY OF
CANYONS...WINDS NE 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...FROM POINT MUGU TO SANTA MONICA AND S OF PALOS VERDES...NE
WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUST TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. 
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. 
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

$$



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