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Saturday, October 21st, 3:55pm PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
2.6 ft 16 sec 12-14 kt 90° 48.7 °F
Cape Suckling
 
6.2 ft 7 sec 8-10 kt 310° 50.0 °F
Lower Cook Inlet
 
1.3 ft 5 sec --- --- 48.4 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
2.6 ft 15 sec 2-4 kt 200° 49.6 °F
Fairweather Ground
 
6.6 ft 7 sec 10-16 kt 30° 50.7 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
2.0 ft 17 sec 6-10 kt 50° 46.6 °F
Kodiak, AK
 
3.3 ft 13 sec --- --- 46.4 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
13.1 ft 11 sec 23-29 kt 350° 44.8 °F
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA
 
6.9 ft 7 sec 21-25 kt 360° 46.4 °F
CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA
 
11.2 ft 8 sec 16-19 kt 110° 50.7 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
7.5 ft 17 sec --- --- 46.2 °F
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
 
10.8 ft 15 sec --- --- 46.6 °F
SOUTH KODIAK
 
12.1 ft 14 sec --- --- 47.1 °F
Neah Bay
 
6.2 ft 9 sec 17-21 kt 110° 52.2 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
12.1 ft 10 sec 21-25 kt 110° 52.5 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
8.9 ft 11 sec --- --- 53.8 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
10.8 ft 11 sec --- --- 53.8 °F
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR
 
15.1 ft 10 sec 25-31 kt 210° 54.7 °F
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
14.4 ft 10 sec --- --- 54.9 °F
TILLAMOOK, OR
 
14.4 ft 11 sec 27-33 kt 220° 60.1 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
13.1 ft 12 sec --- --- 54.1 °F
Reedsport, OR
 
11.2 ft 11 sec --- --- 54.5 °F
Lakeside, OR
 
11.8 ft 13 sec --- --- 52.7 °F
ST GEORGES
 
11.2 ft 14 sec 19-25 kt 170° 53.6 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
11.2 ft 12 sec --- --- 52.3 °F
SOUTHEAST PAPA
 
--- --- 25-35 kt 230° 63.1 °F
EEL RIVER
 
12.5 ft 11 sec 16-19 kt 180° 51.1 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
12.8 ft 12 sec --- --- 54.7 °F
Fort Bragg South, CA
 
9.5 ft 13 sec --- --- 54.3 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- 8-12 kt 160° ---
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- 6-8 kt 270° 54.1 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- 16-19 kt 240° 64.0 °F
Point Reyes, CA
 
11.5 ft 13 sec --- --- 56.5 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
8.2 ft 14 sec --- --- 56.3 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
9.8 ft 14 sec 8-10 kt 300° 56.1 °F
HALF MOON BAY
 
11.2 ft 14 sec 10-12 kt 340° 59.7 °F
MONTEREY
 
13.5 ft 15 sec 17-21 kt 320° 55.4 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- 14 kt 290° 56.3 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
12.8 ft 14 sec --- --- 55.6 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
6.2 ft 11 sec --- --- 56.5 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
11.2 ft 14 sec --- --- 55.8 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
12.8 ft 14 sec 17-21 kt 340° 57.4 °F
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
8.5 ft 13 sec --- --- 56.3 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
11.8 ft 15 sec 19-23 kt 320° 57.4 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
16.4 ft 15 sec --- --- 60.6 °F
Harvest, CA
 
14.1 ft 15 sec --- --- 59.7 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- 23-31 kt 310° 56.5 °F
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- 4-6 kt 260° ---
Anacapa Passage, CA
 
4.6 ft 12 sec --- --- 63.7 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
4.3 ft 13 sec --- --- 65.8 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
5.2 ft 13 sec --- --- 66.7 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- 8-10 kt 280° 68.2 °F
Santa Barbara Island North, CA
 
3.9 ft 11 sec --- --- 67.8 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
3.9 ft 22 sec --- --- 66.9 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
11.2 ft 16 sec 19-25 kt 320° 60.1 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
4.6 ft 17 sec --- --- 67.1 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
3.9 ft 11 sec --- --- 68.7 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
12.8 ft 17 sec --- --- 62.2 °F
Camp Pendleton Nearshore, CA
 
3.6 ft 8 sec --- --- 68.9 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
3.9 ft 13 sec --- --- 69.6 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
5.6 ft 15 sec --- --- 68.5 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
4.6 ft 8 sec --- --- 68.4 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
6.6 ft 13 sec --- --- 69.4 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
8.2 ft 17 sec --- --- 70.2 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
9.5 ft 15 sec 10-12 kt 340° 69.4 °F
TANNER BANK
 
15.7 ft 15 sec 14-17 kt 340° 63.7 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- 16-17 kt 70° 80.4 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
6.6 ft 11 sec 16-17 kt 70° 80.2 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
7.5 ft 11 sec 16-19 kt 60° 78.3 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
7.5 ft 9 sec --- --- 80.4 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
6.9 ft 12 sec --- --- 77.7 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
8.5 ft 8 sec --- --- 80.1 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
2.3 ft 10 sec --- --- 80.1 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
8.9 ft 9 sec --- --- 80.6 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
8.5 ft 9 sec 16-19 kt 70° 81.3 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- 12-16 kt 40° 80.4 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- 19-23 kt 80° 79.7 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
11.8 ft 14 sec --- --- 85.1 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.3 ft 9 sec --- --- 85.3 °F
Woods Hole Spurs Wave Station
 
6.2 ft 16 sec --- --- ---
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
4.9 ft 11 sec --- --- 85.6 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
7.5 ft 10 sec --- --- 83.5 °F
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FZUS56 KLOX 211612 CWFLOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA 912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017 Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary 912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 16Z...or 9 AM PDT...A 1024 MB high pressure center was located near Bakersfield and a weak trough was along the southwest California coast. Advisory level winds and seas will subside through the weekend.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 11 to 12 ft at 16 seconds, subsiding to 9 to 10 ft at 15 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt in the evening, becoming N 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 7 to 10 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the evening, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

MON
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft.

TUE
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 13 to 14 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 11 to 12 ft dominant period 15 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SUN
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 9 to 10 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 9 to 10 ft dominant period 13 seconds, subsiding to 8 to 9 ft dominant period 13 seconds after midnight.

MON
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt by the afternoon. Combined seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 7 to 8 ft.




Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands- 912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with local gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 13 to 14 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 12 ft dominant period 15 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 35 kt. Strongest northwestern portion. Combined seas 10 to 11 ft dominant period 14 seconds, subsiding to 9 to 10 ft dominant period 14 seconds after midnight.

SUN
Northwestern portion, N winds 20 to 30 kt. Elsewhere, N winds 10 to 20 kt. Combined seas 9 to 10 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
Northwestern portion, NW winds 25 to 30 kt becoming N 20 to 30 kt after midnight. Elsewhere, NW winds 15 to 20 kt becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Combined seas 9 to 10 ft dominant period 13 seconds.

MON
Northwestern portion, NW winds 20 to 25 kt becoming NE 15 to 20 kt by the afternoon. Elsewhere, NW winds 5 to 10 kt becoming N 10 to 15 kt by the afternoon. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft.




Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands- 912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NW of San Nicolas Island, NW winds 20 to 30 kt with local gusts to 35 kt. Elsewhere, NE winds 10 to 15 kt becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 9 to 12 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 7 to 10 ft dominant period 15 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt. Strongest NW of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 7 to 10 ft dominant period 14 seconds, subsiding to 6 to 8 ft dominant period 14 seconds after midnight.

SUN
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 14 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt after midnight. Strongest NW of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 13 seconds.

MON
SE portion, NE winds 20 to 25 kt becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, NW winds 10 to 15 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt after midnight. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft.

TUE
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 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft.




East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA including Santa Cruz Island- 912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 16 seconds, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft at 15 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 14 seconds.

SUN
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.

MON
Eastern portion, NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Western portion, winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
Eastern portion, NE winds 15 to 20 kt becoming 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Western portion, N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft.




Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Anacapa Islands- 912 AM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

TODAY
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 15 seconds.

TONIGHT
From Point Mugu to Santa Monica, NW winds 10 to 15 kt becoming NE 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Elsewhere, NW winds 10 to 20 kt becoming variable 10 kt or less after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 14 seconds.

SUN
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 13 seconds. S swell 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 13 seconds.

MON
From Point Mugu to Santa Monica, NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Elsewhere, N winds 5 to 10 kt becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft dominant period 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
From Point Mugu to Santa Monica, NE winds 15 to 20 kt becoming 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Elsewhere, N winds 10 to 15 kt becoming variable 10 kt or less after midnight. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft.

TUE
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and S 2 ft.




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