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Friday, November 17th, 4:40pm PST
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
4.3 ft 8 sec 133° 23-29 kt 330° 45.9 °F
Cape Suckling
 
10.2 ft 8 sec 87° 16-21 kt 30° 47.3 °F
Lower Cook Inlet
 
3.6 ft 7 sec 257° --- --- 46.2 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
4.9 ft 10 sec 206° 21-25 kt 330° 46.6 °F
Fairweather Ground
 
11.5 ft 8 sec 133° 29-35 kt 100° 46.4 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
4.6 ft 6 sec 239° 19-23 kt 290° 43.9 °F
Kodiak, AK
 
9.5 ft 7 sec 353° --- --- 44.6 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
9.2 ft 9 sec 227° 21-23 kt 200° 42.8 °F
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA
 
15.1 ft 11 sec 299° 23-29 kt 330° 44.6 °F
CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA
 
11.2 ft 10 sec --- 19-23 kt 300° 46.6 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
13.1 ft 10 sec 278° --- --- ---
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
 
11.5 ft 8 sec 305° --- --- 44.2 °F
SOUTH KODIAK
 
14.8 ft 11 sec 296° --- --- 44.2 °F
Neah Bay
 
3.6 ft 7 sec 259° 8-12 kt 210° 51.3 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
5.6 ft 8 sec 280° 10-12 kt 230° 53.4 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
5.6 ft 8 sec 271° --- --- 51.1 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
6.6 ft 8 sec 243° --- --- 51.6 °F
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR
 
6.6 ft 8 sec 291° 10-14 kt 240° 53.1 °F
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
6.6 ft 8 sec 284° --- --- 54.0 °F
TILLAMOOK, OR
 
7.2 ft 9 sec 309° 8-10 kt 250° 54.7 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
6.2 ft 11 sec 300° --- --- 54.1 °F
ST GEORGES
 
7.5 ft 10 sec 325° 8-10 kt 310° 54.0 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
5.6 ft 9 sec 305° --- --- 54.9 °F
SOUTHEAST PAPA
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 160° 57.9 °F
EEL RIVER
 
6.2 ft 10 sec 314° 14-16 kt 350° 55.0 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
6.9 ft 10 sec 311° --- --- 57.2 °F
Fort Bragg South, CA
 
5.6 ft 12 sec 298° --- --- 55.8 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- --- 12-16 kt 360° ---
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 12-14 kt 330° 56.1 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 110° 61.9 °F
Point Reyes, CA
 
7.2 ft 12 sec 306° --- --- 59.9 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
4.6 ft 13 sec 250° --- --- 57.0 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 282° 12-16 kt 340° 57.2 °F
HALF MOON BAY
 
7.2 ft 11 sec 326° 12-14 kt 340° 59.2 °F
MONTEREY
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 316° 16-17 kt 330° 61.0 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 16 kt 320° 58.8 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
7.5 ft 11 sec 322° --- --- 60.8 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
3.9 ft 11 sec 345° --- --- 58.8 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
7.9 ft 12 sec 310° --- --- 57.4 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
7.2 ft 11 sec 324° 17-19 kt 340° 59.4 °F
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
4.6 ft 12 sec 272° --- --- 60.1 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
5.6 ft 11 sec 307° 12-14 kt 290° 59.2 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
6.6 ft 12 sec 303° --- --- 60.8 °F
Harvest, CA
 
5.9 ft 14 sec 196° --- --- 60.3 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 19-23 kt 320° 59.0 °F
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 19-23 kt 270° 60.4 °F
Anacapa Passage, CA
 
4.3 ft 5 sec 272° --- --- 62.6 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 189° --- --- 64.0 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
4.3 ft 14 sec 184° --- --- 64.8 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 6-10 kt 310° 66.0 °F
Santa Barbara Island North, CA
 
3.6 ft 14 sec 181° --- --- 66.4 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 182° --- --- 62.6 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
5.6 ft 12 sec 296° 16-19 kt 310° 60.3 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
2.0 ft 14 sec 170° --- --- 65.5 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
2.0 ft 14 sec 192° --- --- 64.0 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
5.6 ft 13 sec 302° --- --- 63.0 °F
Camp Pendleton Nearshore, CA
 
2.3 ft 14 sec 208° --- --- 62.6 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 187° --- --- 64.9 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
2.6 ft 12 sec 233° --- --- 65.8 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
1.3 ft 11 sec 275° --- --- 64.2 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
3.3 ft 14 sec 187° --- --- 65.3 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
3.3 ft 14 sec 206° --- --- 65.1 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
3.3 ft 11 sec 227° 10-14 kt 300° 65.8 °F
TANNER BANK
 
5.2 ft 12 sec 306° 2-8 kt 200° 63.5 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 20° 78.3 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
7.5 ft 11 sec 27° 17-21 kt 10° 78.1 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
6.6 ft 11 sec 10° 6-8 kt 100° 78.1 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
7.2 ft 11 sec 32° --- --- 79.9 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
6.6 ft 13 sec 16° --- --- 76.6 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
7.5 ft 11 sec 22° --- --- 79.3 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
7.2 ft 10 sec 23° --- --- 79.5 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
2.3 ft 8 sec 157° --- --- 80.4 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 40° --- --- 80.1 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
6.9 ft 8 sec 66° 8-10 kt 70° 80.6 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 12-14 kt 50° 79.9 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 14-16 kt 70° 80.4 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
5.6 ft 9 sec 49° --- --- 85.1 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
5.6 ft 9 sec 69° --- --- 85.5 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
5.2 ft 13 sec --- --- 86.2 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
5.2 ft 14 sec 332° --- --- 84.0 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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FZUS56 KLOX 172207 CWFLOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA 207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017 Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary 207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 21Z...or 1 PM PST...a 1025 MB high was 550 NM NW of Point Conception, and a 1008 MB low was over southern NV. The high will build to the northern CA coast and inland tonight. A trough of low pressure will form along the southern CA coast tonight with offshore flow developing over the inner coastal waters into Sat morning.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt in the evening, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
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 10 seconds.

SUN
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

MON
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 ft at 10 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.

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

WED
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 11 seconds.

SAT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft.

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




Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands- 207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 11 seconds.

SAT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

MON
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft.




Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands- 207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 11 seconds.

SAT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 12 seconds.

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

MON
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 10 seconds, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft dominant period 10 seconds in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 12 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft.




East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA including Santa Cruz Island- 207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

TONIGHT
Eastern portion, W winds 10 to 15 kt becoming NE 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Western portion, W winds 10 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt or less after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds.

SAT
Eastern portion, NE winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt in the morning becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Western portion, winds variable 10 kt or less becoming S 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

SAT 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.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

MON NIGHT
Western portion, NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Eastern portion, W winds 10 to 15 kt becoming variable 10 kt or less after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds.

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

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 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- 207 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

TONIGHT
From Point Mugu to Santa Monica, W winds 10 to 15 kt becoming N 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Elsewhere, W winds around 10 kt becoming variable 10 kt or less after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
From Point Mugu to Santa Monica, NE winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, N winds 5 to 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds and S 2 ft at 13 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds and S 2 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds and S 2 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds and S 2 ft at 16 seconds.

MON
NW 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 10 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and S 2 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft.




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