Free Surf Cameras
Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Monterey4.9 ft9 secWNW (300°)6 - 8kts56F
Point Sur5.2 ft9 sec----56F
Santa Maria4.6 ft10 secNNW (340°)10 - 12kts58F
Harvest Buoy6.6 ft10 sec----61F
West Santa Barbara4.9 ft9 secNW (310°)17 - 21kts64F
East Santa Barbara2.6 ft--WSW (240°)8 - 10kts--
Goleta Point2.6 ft5 sec----68F
Anacapa Passage3 ft4 sec----67F
S. Santa Rosa Island5.9 ft10 secNW (310°)16 - 17kts66F
Santa Cruz Basin3.3 ft12 sec----72F
Santa Monica Basin----NW (320°)6 - 8kts70F
San Pedro3 ft6 sec----71F
Oceanside2.6 ft8 sec----76F
Torrey Pines3 ft14 sec----77F
La Jolla2.3 ft4 sec------
Point Loma3.3 ft9 sec----73F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNW 1 MPH53.8 F 05:58 PDT
Vandenburg SouthNNE 9 MPH53.8 F 05:59 PDT
Pt. ArguelloN 17 MPH54.2 F 06:00 PDT
El CapitanNNW 1 MPH62.1 F 05:59 PDT
Ellwood
The MesaENE 2 MPH62.0 F 06:38 PDT
MontecitoNE 2 MPH60.0 F 06:07 PDT
CarpinteriaENE 2 MPH62.6 F 05:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportWNW 3 MPH64.4 F 06:40 PDT
Leo Carrillo
ZumaNW 1 MPH66.0 F 06:35 PDT
Malibu HillsS 4 MPH73.0 F 05:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 290909
SRFLOX

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD
209 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 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.

CAZ041-300630-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
209 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*
WATER TEMP....................65-73 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................EXTREME**.
TIDES.........................HIGH TIDE...3.6 FT AT 07:18 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.0 FT AT 12:05 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...6.1 FT AT 06:35 PM PDT.

REMARKS...MIXED SOUTHWEST WIND SWELL AND SOUTH SWELL.

.SATURDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................65-73 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....-0.3 FT AT 01:51 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.9 FT AT 08:15 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....1.9 FT AT 01:06 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...6.4 FT AT 07:26 PM PDT.

REMARKS...MIXED SOUTH WIND SWELL AND WEST SWELL.

$$

CAZ040-300630-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
209 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................63-69 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................EXTREME**.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.2 FT AT 01:03 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.6 FT AT 07:20 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.0 FT AT 12:06 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...6.2 FT AT 06:37 PM PDT.

REMARKS...MIXED SOUTHWEST WIND SWELL AND WEST SWELL.

.SATURDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-3 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................63-69 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....-0.2 FT AT 01:55 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.9 FT AT 08:18 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.0 FT AT 01:06 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...6.4 FT AT 07:28 PM PDT.

REMARKS...MIXED SOUTHWEST WIND SWELL AND WEST SWELL.

$$

CAZ039-300630-
SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST-
209 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-2 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................66-70 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
UV INDEX......................EXTREME**.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....0.1 FT AT 01:20 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.5 FT AT 07:36 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.0 FT AT 12:19 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...6.2 FT AT 06:51 PM PDT.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL.

.SATURDAY...

SURF HEIGHT...................1-2 FT.
RIP CURRENT RISK..............LOW*.
WATER TEMP....................66-70 DEGREES.
LIGHTNING POTENTIAL...........NONE EXPECTED.
TIDES.........................LOW TIDE....-0.3 FT AT 02:13 AM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...3.8 FT AT 08:35 AM PDT.
                              LOW TIDE....2.0 FT AT 01:19 PM PDT.
                              HIGH TIDE...6.4 FT AT 07:42 PM PDT.

REMARKS...MIXED SOUTH WIND SWELL AND WEST SWELL.

$$

CK


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
Expires:201607291630;;637905
FZUS56 KLOX 290929
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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


PZZ650-291630-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SUN 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. 
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
Expires:201607291630;;637903
FZUS56 KLOX 290929
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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


PZZ673-291630-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
Expires:201607291630;;637904
FZUS56 KLOX 290929
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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


PZZ676-291630-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
Expires:201607291630;;637906
FZUS56 KLOX 290929
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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


PZZ655-291630-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
229 AM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. S
SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. S
SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND S 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT
AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

$$

CK

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