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Sunday, April 26th, 5:40am PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Western Prince William Sound
 
0.3 ft --- 1-1 kt 300° 42 °F
WEST ORCA BAY
 
1.0 ft 3 sec 11-11 kt 350° 44 °F
Seal Rocks - Between Montague and Hinchinbrook Islands, AK
 
2.3 ft 15 sec 13-15 kt 360° 44 °F
Cape Suckling
 
3.3 ft 5 sec 11-17 kt 130° ---
Lower Cook Inlet, AK
 
1.3 ft 4.0 sec --- --- 42 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
4.3 ft 9 sec 0-0 kt 150° 37 °F
Cape Edgecumbe
 
11.8 ft 8 sec 33-43 kt 130° 47 °F
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA
 
13.8 ft 10 sec 0-0 kt 30° 44 °F
CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA -
 
15.4 ft 10 sec 29-33 kt 130° 45 °F
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 0-0 kt 240° 39 °F
Central Dixon Entrance Buoy
 
9.5 ft 6 sec 33-41 kt 130° 48 °F
West Dixon Entrance --- --- 13 sec 11-15 kt 240° 48 °F
North Nomad
 
14.8 ft 10 sec 19-21 kt 180° 45 °F
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
 
11.8 ft 11 sec 23-29 kt 340° 42 °F
Nanakwa Shoal --- --- 6 sec 5-7 kt 50° 50 °F
SOUTH KODIAK
 
8.2 ft 7 sec 23-27 kt 10° 41 °F
West Moresby
 
18.0 ft 10 sec 33-41 kt 150° 49 °F
South Moresby
 
14.1 ft 8 sec 35-45 kt 160° 49 °F
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS
 
8.2 ft 10 sec 7-11 kt 240° 41 °F
West Sea Otter
 
6.6 ft 6 sec 21-27 kt 150° 50 °F
Middle Nomad
 
10.5 ft 10 sec 19-23 kt 230° 48 °F
East Dellwood
 
14.1 ft 8 sec 33-41 kt 160° 50 °F
Ocean Station, Papa
 
13.4 ft 7.7 sec --- --- 46 °F
Sentry Shoal
 
3.3 ft 4 sec 17-21 kt 120° 52 °F
South Brooks
 
6.6 ft 6 sec 23-31 kt 130° 51 °F
Halibut Bank
 
1.6 ft 3 sec 13-15 kt 100° 52 °F
Pat Bay --- --- 4 sec 5-5 kt 270° 52 °F
Neah Bay,
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 13-15 kt 70° 49 °F
New Dungeness
 
0.3 ft --- 7-7 kt 110° 49 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
3.9 ft 8 sec 11-13 kt 160° 50 °F
Grays Harbor Buoy
 
3.9 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 52 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
4.1 ft 15.4 sec --- --- 53 °F
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR
 
4.9 ft 10 sec 11-13 kt 150° 53 °F
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
4.5 ft 15.4 sec --- --- 53 °F
WEST WASHINGTON
 
6.6 ft 7 sec 15-17 kt 250° 53 °F
Tillamook, OR
 
4.6 ft 9 sec 0-0 kt 110° 54 °F
STONEWALL BANK
 
4.9 ft 10 sec 13-15 kt 160° 54 °F
Umpqua Buoy
 
5.2 ft 9.9 sec --- --- 54 °F
PORT ORFORD
 
6.6 ft 10 sec 13-15 kt 170° 52 °F
WEST OREGON
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 11-13 kt 230° 55 °F
Humboldt Bay North Spit
 
6.0 ft 9.9 sec --- --- 50 °F
EEL RIVER
 
5.2 ft 11 sec 9-11 kt 110° 51 °F
Cape Mendocino
 
5.4 ft 9.9 sec --- --- 48 °F
PT ARENA
 
5.9 ft 8 sec 5-5 kt 350° 49 °F
BODEGA BAY
 
5.6 ft 11 sec 19-21 kt 320° 50 °F
Point Reyes
 
6.7 ft 11.1 sec --- --- 50 °F
San Francisco Bar
 
6.0 ft 6.2 sec --- --- 49 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
6.9 ft 9 sec 21-27 kt 320° 51 °F
HALF MOON BAY
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 17-21 kt 320° 52 °F
MONTEREY
 
7.5 ft 7 sec 17-21 kt 320° 53 °F
Monterey Canyon
 
7.1 ft 11.1 sec --- --- 52 °F
Monterey Bay West, CA
 
8.4 ft 11.1 sec --- --- 53 °F
Cabrillo Point
 
4.2 ft 10.5 sec --- --- 53 °F
Point Sur
 
8.7 ft 9.9 sec --- --- 53 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 19-25 kt 330° 54 °F
Diablo Canyon
 
6.7 ft 11.8 sec --- --- 54 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
8.9 ft 8 sec 0-0 kt 250° 54 °F
Harvest Buoy
 
10.9 ft 8.3 sec --- --- 55 °F
Goleta Point Buoy
 
5.1 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 55 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
9.2 ft 8 sec 23-29 kt 330° 53 °F
Anacapa Pass. Buoy
 
6.7 ft 8.3 sec --- --- 56 °F
Santa Monica Bay
 
5.8 ft 7.1 sec --- --- 59 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
6.2 ft 7 sec 13-17 kt 310° 59 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
10.5 ft 9 sec 27-33 kt 320° 58 °F
San Pedro
 
7.1 ft 7.7 sec --- --- 59 °F
Dana Point
 
5.5 ft 7.7 sec --- --- 61 °F
San Nicolas Is.
 
12.2 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 58 °F
Camp Pendleton
 
5.4 ft 7.7 sec --- --- 62 °F
Oceanside
 
5.4 ft 8.3 sec --- --- 62 °F
Torrey Pines Outer
 
6.7 ft 8.3 sec --- --- 62 °F
Scripps Nearshore, CA
 
6.2 ft 7.7 sec --- --- 62 °F
Scripps Pier --- --- 3.0 sec 2-3 kt 152° ---
Mission Bay
 
8.4 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 62 °F
Point Loma South
 
9.3 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 64 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
9.2 ft 9 sec 13-17 kt 310° 61 °F
TANNER BANK --- --- --- 27-33 kt 310° 61 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
5.6 ft 8 sec 7-9 kt 340° 76 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
5.5 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 77 °F
Waimea Bay Buoy
 
3.8 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 78 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
5.0 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 77 °F
Mokapu Point
 
5.8 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 76 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
5.4 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 77 °F
Kaumalapau
 
3.0 ft 12.5 sec --- --- 78 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
7.1 ft 9.1 sec --- --- 77 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
5.6 ft 9 sec 11-13 kt 170° 79 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
7.5 ft 9 sec 15-19 kt 100° 77 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
6.9 ft 10 sec 13-15 kt 110° 79 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
6.0 ft 10.5 sec --- --- 83 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
8.0 ft 11.8 sec --- --- 85 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
247 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL
INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY AND NATIONAL PARK...

2 AM PDT...A 1025 MB HIGH PRESSURE CENTER WAS LOCATED 700 NM WEST OF POINT CONCEPTION AND A 1002 MB LOW PRESSURE CENTER WAS LOCATED OVER UTAH. A COLD FRONT THAT IS LOCATED SOUTH OF LOS ANGELES WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE AWAY FROM THE REGION.




POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
247 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

TUE
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.




POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
247 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.




WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
247 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

TUE
NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.




OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM OFFSHORE
INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
247 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.

MON
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
PATCHY FOG.




EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
247 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

MON
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

TUE
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 9 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG.




INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA
INCLUDING SANTA CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
247 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

TODAY
WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.

MON
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

TUE
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

THU
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG.




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