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Southern California Swell Model
Rincon Tide Forecast
NOAA Buoy Observations
Station Name Swell Wind Water Temp
Monterey4.3 ft15 secNW (320°)16 - 17kts65F
Point Sur4.9 ft13 sec----61F
Santa Maria5.6 ft16 secNNW (330°)16 - 19kts65F
Harvest Buoy5.2 ft13 sec----65F
West Santa Barbara5.2 ft15 secNW (320°)21 - 25kts66F
East Santa Barbara----W (280°)19 - 25kts69F
Goleta Point3.9 ft6 sec----71F
Anacapa Passage4.6 ft6 sec----71F
S. Santa Rosa Island6.2 ft14 secNW (310°)21 - 25kts65F
Santa Cruz Basin5.2 ft14 sec----69F
Santa Monica Basin4.6 ft6 secWNW (290°)8 - 10kts73F
San Pedro4.6 ft6 sec----73F
Dana Point3.6 ft14 sec----74F
Oceanside3.6 ft13 sec----75F
Torrey Pines3.6 ft18 sec----76F
La Jolla2.6 ft5 secSSW (210°)2 - 4kts--
Point Loma4.3 ft14 sec----73F
Source: phpBuoy - version 2.0 released
Current Wind Observations
LocationWindAir TempUpdated
VandenburgNW 7 MPH59.9 F 01:58 PDT
Vandenburg SouthNNE 9 MPH61.9 F 01:59 PDT
Pt. ArguelloN 24 MPH63.5 F 02:00 PDT
El CapitanNNE 2 MPH80.4 F 01:59 PDT
EllwoodNNE 8 MPH79.9 F 01:59 PDT
The Mesa
MontecitoWSW 2 MPH71.0 F 02:07 PDT
CarpinteriaNE 2 MPH70.7 F 01:59 PDT
Oxnard AirportN 0 MPH71.1 F 01:51 PDT
Leo CarrilloW 2 MPH72.0 F 01:55 PDT
Zuma
Malibu HillsN 9 MPH78.0 F 01:56 PDT
Source: MesoWest
NE Pacific Swell Forecast
NE Pacific Satellite Infrared
NOAA Southern California Surf Zone Forecast
FZUS56 KLOX 300854
SRFLOX

SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
200 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.FOR THE BEACHES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...VALID SUN AUG 30...

CAZ041-302300-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST-
200 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................2-4 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............70-74 DEGREES.

REMARKS...SOUTHWEST SWELL. MAX SETS TO 5 FEET.

OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.

$$

CAZ040-302300-
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
200 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................2-4 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............70-72 DEGREES.

REMARKS...WEST SWELL. MAX SETS TO 5 FEET.

OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.

$$

CAZ039-302300-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
200 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
SURF HEIGHT..................1-3 FEET.
RIP CURRENT RISK.............HIGH. VERY STRONG CURRENTS
                             AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
                             ARE EXPECTED.
WATER TEMPERATURE............71-72 DEGREES.

REMARKS...SOUTHWEST SWELL.

OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY...LITTLE CHANGE.

$$

ASR


Source: NOAA
East Santa Barbara Channel Coastal Waters Forecast (PZ 650)
Expires:201508301645;;771352
FZUS56 KLOX 300931
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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


PZZ650-301645-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. ISOLATED
GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W 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.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT.

$$


Source: NOAA
Waters Forecast from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island and Westward 60 NM (PZ 673)
Expires:201508301645;;771350
FZUS56 KLOX 300931
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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


PZZ673-301645-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO
30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST AROUND
POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Outer Waters Forecast from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM Offshore (PZ 676)
Expires:201508301645;;771351
FZUS56 KLOX 300931
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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


PZZ676-301645-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8
FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35
KT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT. 

$$


Source: NOAA
Inner Waters Forecast from Pt. Mugu to San Mateo Pt. (PZ 655)
Expires:201508301645;;771353
FZUS56 KLOX 300931
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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


PZZ655-301645-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S
2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. 
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
1 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. 
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. 

$$

ASR

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