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Monday, January 16th, 6:50am PST
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
11.2 ft 11 sec 23-27 kt 120° ---
Lower Cook Inlet
 
8.2 ft 7 sec --- --- 41.2 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
9.8 ft 11 sec 10-14 kt 290° 43.7 °F
Fairweather Ground
 
17.1 ft 11 sec 21-25 kt 210° 44.6 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 16-21 kt 40° 38.1 °F
Cape Edgecumbe
 
22.0 ft 12 sec --- --- 45.1 °F
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA
 
17.7 ft 10 sec 25-31 kt 310° 42.3 °F
CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA
 
17.1 ft 12 sec 17-21 kt 210° 42.6 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
12.5 ft 8 sec --- --- 42.6 °F
SOUTHWEST BERING SEA
 
7.2 ft 10 sec 17-21 kt 50° 37.6 °F
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
 
5.2 ft 10 sec 4-8 kt --- 39.0 °F
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
 
5.6 ft 10 sec --- --- 41.4 °F
SOUTH KODIAK
 
17.4 ft 16 sec 23-29 kt 300° 40.1 °F
WESTERN ALEUTIANS
 
6.9 ft 8 sec --- --- 39.6 °F
Ocean Station PAPA
 
31.8 ft 17 sec --- --- 43.3 °F
Neah Bay
 
6.6 ft 14 sec 17-21 kt 110° 45.5 °F
New Dungeness
 
0.7 ft --- 8-10 kt 80° 45.7 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
7.2 ft 15 sec 16-19 kt 130° 45.0 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
7.5 ft 13 sec --- --- 46.4 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
6.9 ft 13 sec --- --- 46.0 °F
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR
 
6.9 ft 15 sec 16-17 kt 120° 49.5 °F
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
7.9 ft 15 sec --- --- 49.3 °F
STONEWALL BANK
 
8.2 ft 15 sec 12-16 kt 110° 48.2 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
7.9 ft 15 sec --- --- 49.3 °F
PORT ORFORD
 
7.9 ft 16 sec 4-6 kt 150° 50.4 °F
WEST OREGON
 
7.9 ft 15 sec --- --- 50.7 °F
ST GEORGES
 
7.9 ft 15 sec 6-8 kt 90° 49.1 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
7.5 ft 15 sec --- --- 52.5 °F
SOUTHEAST PAPA
 
--- --- 27-33 kt 190° 53.8 °F
EEL RIVER
 
9.8 ft 16 sec 8-12 kt 90° 50.0 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
8.2 ft 14 sec --- --- 52.9 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- 8-12 kt 80° ---
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- 4-8 kt 100° 52.5 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- 2-4 kt 190° ---
Point Reyes, CA
 
8.5 ft 17 sec --- --- 53.2 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
6.9 ft 17 sec --- --- 51.6 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
6.9 ft 16 sec 12-16 kt 70° 51.8 °F
HALF MOON BAY
 
6.9 ft 16 sec 12-14 kt 20° 54.7 °F
MONTEREY
 
7.2 ft 16 sec 2-6 kt --- 53.8 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
8.5 ft 17 sec --- --- 54.9 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
2.6 ft 17 sec --- --- 53.8 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
8.9 ft 17 sec --- --- 54.1 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
5.9 ft 17 sec 4-8 kt 250° 54.7 °F
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
5.2 ft 17 sec --- --- 55.0 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
7.9 ft 17 sec 6-8 kt 80° 55.4 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
8.2 ft 17 sec --- --- 56.7 °F
Harvest, CA
 
7.5 ft 17 sec --- --- 55.9 °F
Harvest Southeast, CA
 
6.9 ft 18 sec --- --- 55.8 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
6.9 ft 17 sec 10-12 kt 320° 56.7 °F
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- 0 kt --- ---
Anacapa Passage, CA
 
2.6 ft 18 sec --- --- 58.3 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
3.3 ft 18 sec --- --- 59.2 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
3.6 ft 17 sec --- --- 59.2 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- 4-6 kt 120° 59.2 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
2.6 ft 18 sec --- --- 58.5 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
7.9 ft 17 sec 8 kt 330° 57.4 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
3.0 ft 18 sec --- --- 59.2 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
2.3 ft 18 sec --- --- 59.5 °F
Begg Rock, CA
 
6.6 ft 18 sec --- --- 57.2 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
5.6 ft 17 sec --- --- 58.3 °F
Camp Pendleton Nearshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 18 sec --- --- 59.4 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
2.6 ft 20 sec --- --- 59.7 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
3.0 ft 18 sec --- --- 60.4 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
2.3 ft 8 sec --- --- 59.2 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
3.9 ft 18 sec --- --- 60.4 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
4.3 ft 18 sec --- --- 60.4 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
4.9 ft 19 sec 0-2 kt --- 60.4 °F
TANNER BANK
 
5.9 ft 17 sec 4-6 kt 80° 59.2 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- 8-10 kt 210° 75.6 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
7.5 ft 11 sec 8-10 kt 200° 75.6 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
6.9 ft 14 sec 12-16 kt 120° 74.7 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
7.9 ft 11 sec --- --- 76.8 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
5.6 ft 13 sec --- --- 74.8 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
4.3 ft 12 sec --- --- 76.3 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
4.3 ft 13 sec --- --- 75.9 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
4.9 ft 9 sec --- --- 75.7 °F
Barbers Point, HI #2
 
5.9 ft 13 sec --- --- 77.4 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
5.6 ft 9 sec --- --- 75.9 °F
Kaumalapau, HI
 
3.3 ft 12 sec --- --- 77.7 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
6.9 ft 9 sec --- --- 76.1 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
6.9 ft 11 sec 10-14 kt 80° 77.0 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
7.9 ft 9 sec 17-21 kt 60° 77.2 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- 17-21 kt 60° 77.9 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
9.5 ft 12 sec --- --- 83.5 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
2.6 ft 8 sec --- --- 83.1 °F
Woods Hole Spurs Wave Station
 
7.5 ft 8 sec --- --- ---
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
3.6 ft 13 sec --- --- 84.6 °F
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
314 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

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 PST...A 1039 MB HIGH WAS CENTERED IN IDAHO...EXTENDING WESTWARD TO A 1028 MB HIGH 700 NM W OF POINT CONCEPTION. A LONG PERIOD W SWELL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TODAY. A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING GUSTY SOUTHERLY WINDS TO THE WATERS WED NIGHT. ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS FRIDAY.




POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
314 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

TODAY
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

TUE
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

WED
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. RAIN.




POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
314 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 17 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. RAIN.




WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
314 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 17 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 10 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. RAIN.




OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM OFFSHORE
INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
314 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

TUE
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

WED
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

THU
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. RAIN.




EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
314 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

TODAY
E WINDS 5 TO 1 0KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NE 10 KT OR LESS.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

TUE
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 6T IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

WED
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

THU
SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.




INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA
INCLUDING SANTA CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
314 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

TODAY
E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

TUE
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS LATE.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

WED
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

FRI
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN.




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