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Saturday, May 25th, 6:45am PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
3.6 ft 9 sec --- 6-10 kt 180° 49.8 °F
Cape Suckling
 
5.2 ft 10 sec 194° --- --- 49.6 °F
Lower Cook Inlet
 
1.0 ft 4 sec 219° --- --- 45.5 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
4.6 ft 9 sec 224° 2-4 kt --- ---
Fairweather Ground
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 243° 14-16 kt 330° 49.1 °F
PORTLOCK BANK
 
5.2 ft 16 sec 171° 19-23 kt 100° 45.7 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
5.2 ft 5 sec 48° 27-33 kt 50° 45.7 °F
Kodiak, AK
 
6.2 ft 6 sec 163° --- --- 45.9 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
3.9 ft 6 sec 78° --- --- 39.4 °F
CAPE EDGECUMBE
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 250° 17-19 kt 320° 49.1 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
11.5 ft 8 sec 127° 19-23 kt 130° ---
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
 
5.9 ft 6 sec 35° 19-23 kt --- 44.2 °F
SOUTH KODIAK
 
8.2 ft 9 sec 191° --- --- 43.0 °F
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS
 
7.5 ft 8 sec 80° --- --- 44.2 °F
Neah Bay
 
8.9 ft 11 sec --- 10-14 kt 160° 54.3 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
12.1 ft 11 sec 296° 8-12 kt 290° 55.0 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
10.5 ft 11 sec 302° --- --- 54.0 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
8.9 ft 11 sec --- --- --- 55.9 °F
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR
 
12.8 ft 11 sec 316° 10-12 kt 320° 54.9 °F
WEST WASHINGTON
 
9.8 ft 11 sec 331° --- --- ---
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
13.1 ft 11 sec --- --- --- 55.0 °F
TILLAMOOK, OR
 
14.1 ft 11 sec 307° 19-25 kt 340° 53.8 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
11.2 ft 11 sec 327° --- --- 55.0 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
9.8 ft 11 sec 337° --- --- 53.4 °F
SOUTHEAST PAPA
 
--- --- --- 2-6 kt 110° 55.8 °F
EEL RIVER
 
--- --- --- 25-33 kt 350° 53.8 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
10.8 ft 9 sec 335° --- --- 52.9 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- --- 21-25 kt 340° 52.7 °F
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 25-31 kt 310° 51.3 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- --- 17-23 kt 350° ---
Point Reyes, CA
 
13.8 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 52.9 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
6.6 ft 8 sec 297° --- --- 56.7 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
--- --- --- 19-27 kt 310° 54.1 °F
MONTEREY
 
5.9 ft 7 sec 301° 17-21 kt 310° 56.3 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 14 kt 280° 55.8 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
5.9 ft 15 sec 199° --- --- 56.3 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
2.0 ft 17 sec --- --- --- 59.4 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
5.6 ft 17 sec 201° --- --- 57.2 °F
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
3.9 ft 17 sec 202° --- --- 52.3 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
4.9 ft 16 sec 131° 12-14 kt 330° 56.3 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
6.6 ft 15 sec 189° --- --- 59.7 °F
Harvest, CA
 
5.6 ft 15 sec 189° --- --- 56.5 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 19-21 kt --- ---
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 12-14 kt 190° 55.0 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
3.3 ft 17 sec --- --- --- 58.8 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 8-10 kt 160° 59.0 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
3.9 ft 17 sec 206° --- --- 56.8 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
2.6 ft 17 sec 233° --- --- 56.1 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
5.9 ft 15 sec 148° 16-19 kt 310° 56.7 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
2.6 ft 15 sec 176° --- --- 55.2 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
2.3 ft 17 sec --- --- --- 56.3 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
5.9 ft 10 sec 303° --- --- 58.3 °F
Camp Pendleton Nearshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 17 sec 212° --- --- 59.4 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 15 sec 191° --- --- 61.3 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
3.6 ft 11 sec --- --- --- 62.1 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
2.3 ft 11 sec 282° --- --- 64.2 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
3.6 ft 15 sec --- --- --- 61.3 °F
Imperial Beach Nearshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 17 sec 237° --- --- 60.1 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
3.6 ft 18 sec --- --- --- 61.7 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
--- --- --- 6-8 kt 250° 62.2 °F
TANNER BANK
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 290° 59.5 °F
Kuroshio Extension Observatory
 
--- --- --- 6-8 kt 24° 70.2 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 10-16 kt 110° 78.4 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 120° ---
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
8.5 ft 10 sec 110° 16-17 kt 90° 77.4 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 14 kt --- 78.1 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
6.6 ft 11 sec 314° --- --- ---
Waimea Bay, HI
 
4.3 ft 12 sec 310° --- --- 75.7 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
5.6 ft 9 sec 75° --- --- 77.4 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
5.2 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 77.4 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 77° --- --- 78.3 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
4.6 ft 12 sec 293° --- --- 80.6 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.6 ft 6 sec 130° --- --- 80.4 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
7.5 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 76.6 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
4.3 ft 6 sec --- --- --- 80.6 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
7.9 ft 10 sec 93° --- --- 78.1 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 70° 79.3 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- --- --- ---
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
3.6 ft 11 sec 30° --- --- 85.6 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
3.9 ft 10 sec 46° --- --- 84.9 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
3.3 ft 11 sec 62° --- --- 85.5 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
6.2 ft 14 sec 191° --- --- 84.6 °F
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FZUS56 KLOX 251000 CWFLOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA 300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019 Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary 300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 09Z, or 2 AM PDT, a 1032 MB high was located 600 NM west of Portland Oregon. A 1008 MB low was centered in northern Arizona.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019

TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Showers likely.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the evening.

MON
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
NW winds 10 to 20 kt early, becoming 15 to 25 kt, strongest western portion. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 9 seconds, building to 6 to 8 ft dominant period 9 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt this evening, becoming 10 to 20 kt, strongest western portion. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 9 seconds. Showers likely.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Local gusts to 25 kt in the evening. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the evening.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.




Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands- 300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 10 seconds, building to 6 to 8 ft dominant period 9 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt this evening, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Local gusts to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Showers likely.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the evening.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.




Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands- 300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt, strongest NW of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt this evening, strongest NW of San Nicolas Island, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell W 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and SW 2 ft at 16 seconds. Chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell W 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and SW 2 ft at 16 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.




East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA including Santa Cruz Island- 300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019

TODAY
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUN
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt with local gusts to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 ft at 10 seconds. Showers likely.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening.

MON
Western portions, NW winds 10 to 15 kt becoming 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Eastern portion, NW winds 5 to 10 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

MON NIGHT
Western portion, W winds 15 to 25 kt becoming 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Eastern portion, W winds 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog.




Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Anacapa Islands- 300 AM PDT Sat May 25 2019

TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds and SW 2 ft at 12 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds and SW 2 ft at 13 seconds. Slight chance of showers after midnight.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 9 seconds and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening.

MON
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Local gusts to 25 kt western portion. Wind waves 1 ft or less, becoming 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Local gusts to 25 kt western portion in the evening. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft in the evening, becoming 1 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds and SW 2 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
W winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog.




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