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Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Monterey5.9 ft11 secNNW (330°)6 - 8kts57F
Point Sur6.2 ft12 sec----56F
Santa Maria5.2 ft12 secN (350°)10 - 12kts57F
Harvest Buoy5.2 ft12 sec----58F
West Santa Barbara4.6 ft12 secNW (320°)8 - 10kts57F
East Santa Barbara3.3 ft--W (260°)2 - 4kts59F
Goleta Point3.6 ft13 sec----58F
Anacapa Passage3 ft12 sec----59F
S. Santa Rosa Island4.9 ft14 sec----58F
Santa Cruz Basin3.6 ft13 sec----60F
Santa Monica Basin2.3 ft12 secSE (130°)2 - 4kts60F
San Pedro2.6 ft13 sec----60F
Dana Point2 ft14 sec----60F
Oceanside2.3 ft12 sec----60F
Torrey Pines2.3 ft13 sec----60F
La Jolla2 ft12 sec------
Point Loma3 ft13 sec----60F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgESE 10 MPH49.8 F 05:58 PST
Vandenburg SouthE 6 MPH70.7 F 05:59 PST
Pt. ArguelloN 10 MPH58.1 F 05:00 PST
El CapitanN 2 MPH58.8 F 05:59 PST
Ellwood
The Mesa
MontecitoNNE 2 MPH55.0 F 06:07 PST
CarpinteriaE 3 MPH55.4 F 05:59 PST
Oxnard AirportN 7 MPH62.1 F 05:51 PST
Leo CarrilloWNW 1 MPH62.0 F 05:55 PST
ZumaNW 3 MPH67.0 F 06:38 PST
Malibu HillsNNE 19 MPH71.0 F 05:56 PST
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 111149
SRFLOX

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD
349 AM PST THU FEB 11 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.

CAZ041-120130-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
349 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FROM 9 AM FRIDAY THROUGH 12 PM SUNDAY...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................58-66 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................MODERATE**.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.8 FT AT 04:45 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...5.2 FT AT 10:46 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....-0.2 FT AT 05:17 PM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.9 FT AT 11:42 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

.FRIDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................WEST FACING BEACHES - 3-5 FT EARLY...
                              BUILDING TO 4-7 FT. MAX SETS TO 8 FT 
                              IN THE AFTERNOON.  
                              SOUTH FACING BEACHES - 2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................58-66 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.9 FT AT 05:44 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.5 FT AT 11:40 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.3 FT AT 05:59 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL. LOCAL SETS TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

CAZ040-120130-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
349 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FROM 9 AM FRIDAY THROUGH 12 PM SUNDAY...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................54-59 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................MODERATE**.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.8 FT AT 04:48 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...5.2 FT AT 10:50 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....-0.2 FT AT 05:20 PM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.9 FT AT 11:45 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

.FRIDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................3-6 FT EARLY...BUILDING TO 5-8 FT.
                              MAX SETS TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................54-59 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.8 FT AT 05:47 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.5 FT AT 11:44 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.3 FT AT 06:02 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

$$

CAZ039-120130-
SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST-
349 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY THROUGH 12 PM SUNDAY...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................57-59 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................MODERATE**.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.9 FT AT 05:08 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...5.0 FT AT 11:08 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....-0.2 FT AT 05:40 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

.FRIDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................WEST FACING BEACHES - 4-6 FT.
                              SOUTH FACING BEACHES - 2-4 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                              AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                              ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMP....................57-59 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...4.8 FT AT 12:08 AM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.9 FT AT 06:09 AM PST.
                              HIGH TIDE...4.3 FT AT 12:05 PM PST.
                              LOW TIDE....0.2 FT AT 06:21 PM PST.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

$$


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
Expires:201602111730;;571397
FZUS56 KLOX 111115
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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


PZZ650-111730-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...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 19 SECONDS. 
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 19
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N 10 TO 15
KT LATE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$


Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
Expires:201602111730;;571395
FZUS56 KLOX 111115
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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


PZZ673-111730-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT BY LATE
EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 20
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 19 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 19 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. 
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
DAY. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT LATE IN
THE DAY. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
Expires:201602111730;;571396
FZUS56 KLOX 111115
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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


PZZ676-111730-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE
EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 20
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 19 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 19 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. 
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
DAY. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT LATE IN
THE DAY. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

$$


Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
Expires:201602111730;;571398
FZUS56 KLOX 111115
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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


PZZ655-111730-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...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 19 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 19
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN THE
DAY. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 10 KT LATE IN THE DAY. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$



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