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Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Point Reyes12.8 ft14 sec----63F
Monterey10.5 ft14 secNNW (340°)16 - 19kts65F
Point Sur12.8 ft14 sec----63F
Santa Maria----NW (320°)21 - 27kts66F
Harvest Buoy13.8 ft15 sec----65F
West Santa Barbara13.8 ft12 secNNW (330°)25 - 31kts64F
Goleta Point6.2 ft12 sec----69F
Anacapa Passage6.2 ft13 sec----69F
S. Santa Rosa Island14.4 ft15 secNW (320°)27 - 33kts67F
Santa Monica Basin6.6 ft15 sec---- - 2kts69F
San Pedro6.2 ft14 sec----71F
Dana Point5.2 ft15 sec----70F
Oceanside3.9 ft12 sec----72F
Torrey Pines5.6 ft14 sec----72F
La Jolla----NNW (340°)7 - 10kts--
Point Loma7.5 ft15 sec----72F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNNW 21 MPH62.1 F 20:55 PDT
Vandenburg SouthN 14 MPH61.2 F 20:59 PDT
Pt. ArguelloNNW 33 MPH62.8 F 21:00 PDT
El CapitanNE 4 MPH64.8 F 20:59 PDT
EllwoodNW 2 MPH67.1 F 20:59 PDT
The MesaESE 6 MPH67.0 F 21:12 PDT
MontecitoS 5 MPH67.0 F 21:07 PDT
CarpinteriaNNE 2 MPH60.4 F 20:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportENE 5 MPH64.9 F 20:51 PDT
Leo CarrilloN 5 MPH65.0 F 20:55 PDT
ZumaNNW 2 MPH64.0 F 21:04 PDT
Malibu HillsENE 6 MPH67.0 F 20:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 220255 AAA
SRFLOX
SURF ZONE FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
800 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...VALID WED OCT 22...
CAZ041-221100-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
800 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...
.TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................4-6 FEET THIS EVENING AND THEN
                             3-5 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 6 FEET
                             ON WEDNESDAY.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............61-71 DEGREES.
REMARKS...LONG PERIOD WEST SWELL AND NW WIND SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY...SUBSIDING SWELL AND SURF.
$$
CAZ040-221100-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
800 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...
.TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................4-6 FEET THIS EVENING AND THEN
                             3-5 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 6 FEET
                             ON WEDNESDAY..
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............60-70 DEGREES.
REMARKS...LONG PERIOD WEST SWELL AND NW WIND SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY...SUBSIDING SWELL AND SURF.
$$
CAZ039-221100-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
800 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...
.TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................2-4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
                             FEET WITH SETS TO 4 FEET ON 
                             WEDNESDAY.
RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL........HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............60-70 DEGREES.
REMARKS...WEST SWELL AND WEST WIND SWELL.
OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY...SUBSIDING SWELL AND SURF.
$$
SMITH


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast
Expires:201410221115;;373379
FZUS56 KLOX 220318
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
818 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ650-221115-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
818 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25
KT...STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT.
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 1 TO 3 FT. 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:201410221115;;373377
FZUS56 KLOX 220318
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
818 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ673-221115-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 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 4 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 2 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:201410221115;;373380
FZUS56 KLOX 220318
CWFLOX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
818 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ655-221115-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 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 1 TO 3 FT
BECOMING 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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