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Tuesday, April 23rd, 2:50am PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
4.3 ft 10 sec --- 2-4 kt 160° 43.0 °F
Cape Suckling
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 197° --- --- 44.6 °F
Lower Cook Inlet
 
5.9 ft 6 sec --- --- --- 43.2 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
4.9 ft 6 sec 255° 8-10 kt --- ---
Fairweather Ground
 
9.5 ft 8 sec 213° 21-27 kt 160° 43.3 °F
PORTLOCK BANK
 
7.2 ft 9 sec 197° 19-23 kt 270° 41.7 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
6.6 ft 6 sec 238° 23-29 kt 260° 41.0 °F
Kodiak, AK
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 197° --- --- 43.2 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
7.9 ft 8 sec 350° --- --- 36.7 °F
CAPE EDGECUMBE
 
10.5 ft 10 sec 224° 27-37 kt 190° 45.0 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
9.5 ft 8 sec 294° 19-23 kt 310° ---
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
 
8.9 ft 8 sec 335° 21-27 kt --- 40.5 °F
SOUTH KODIAK
 
10.5 ft 9 sec 257° --- --- 40.8 °F
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS
 
4.3 ft 9 sec 346° --- --- 41.5 °F
Neah Bay
 
9.8 ft 11 sec 285° 14-16 kt 270° 50.9 °F
NEW DUNGENESS
 
0.7 ft --- --- 2-4 kt 240° 48.2 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
7.9 ft 10 sec 271° 6-8 kt 280° 52.0 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
6.6 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 52.9 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
6.2 ft 10 sec 263° --- --- 52.3 °F
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 267° 10-12 kt 220° 52.5 °F
WEST WASHINGTON
 
8.5 ft 11 sec 269° --- --- ---
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
6.9 ft 10 sec 281° --- --- 52.5 °F
TILLAMOOK, OR
 
5.9 ft 10 sec 265° 8-10 kt 270° 50.5 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
4.6 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 54.0 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
3.3 ft 5 sec --- --- --- 53.8 °F
SOUTHEAST PAPA
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 320° 54.3 °F
EEL RIVER
 
--- --- --- 10-12 kt 360° 53.6 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
4.3 ft 5 sec 342° --- --- 53.1 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 330° 49.3 °F
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 16-21 kt 330° 48.9 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- --- 12-16 kt 340° 55.4 °F
Point Reyes, CA
 
8.2 ft 8 sec 327° --- --- 50.9 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
4.3 ft 7 sec 287° --- --- 54.0 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 340° 50.0 °F
MONTEREY
 
7.5 ft 8 sec 305° 8-10 kt 320° 52.9 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 6 kt 300° 52.3 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
6.2 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 53.2 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
2.3 ft 8 sec 331° --- --- 57.9 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 313° --- --- ---
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 286° --- --- 50.9 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
5.6 ft 9 sec 307° 10-12 kt 320° 54.7 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
7.5 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 57.4 °F
Harvest, CA
 
5.9 ft 10 sec --- --- --- 54.5 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 17-23 kt --- ---
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 6 kt 290° 55.0 °F
Anacapa Passage, CA
 
3.9 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 55.0 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
3.6 ft 7 sec 271° --- --- 58.1 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
3.9 ft 6 sec --- --- --- 57.6 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 60° 59.7 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 211° --- --- 57.7 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
6.2 ft 10 sec 294° 17-19 kt 320° 57.2 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
4.6 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 60.3 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
4.3 ft 10 sec 280° --- --- 59.5 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 303° --- --- 56.1 °F
Camp Pendleton Nearshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 10 sec 270° --- --- 61.3 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 12 sec 216° --- --- 63.7 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
3.0 ft 10 sec --- --- --- 63.1 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
2.3 ft 6 sec 273° --- --- 63.3 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 202° --- --- 62.2 °F
Imperial Beach Nearshore, CA
 
3.3 ft 11 sec --- --- --- 60.1 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
4.3 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 62.6 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
4.9 ft 7 sec 288° 10-12 kt 270° 63.0 °F
TANNER BANK
 
7.2 ft 10 sec 320° --- --- 58.3 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 40° 75.4 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 16-17 kt 40° 75.6 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
7.5 ft 9 sec 119° 14-17 kt 70° 75.6 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 14 kt --- 75.4 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 68° --- --- 77.0 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 339° --- --- 73.0 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
4.9 ft 7 sec --- --- --- 75.4 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 77° --- --- 75.4 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
6.6 ft 9 sec 92° --- --- 75.7 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 196° --- --- 77.4 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.0 ft 14 sec 162° --- --- 76.8 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
6.6 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 75.2 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.0 ft 15 sec --- --- --- 77.9 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
7.9 ft 9 sec 110° --- --- 77.2 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- --- --- 76.8 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- --- --- ---
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
4.9 ft 10 sec 48° --- --- 82.6 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.9 ft 10 sec 87° --- --- 83.1 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
8.5 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 85.6 °F
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FZUS56 KLOX 230340 CWFLOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA 840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019 Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary 840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 03Z...or 8 PM PDT...A 1032 MB surface high was centered 800 NM W of Point Conception with a 1008 MB low in AZ. Gusty NW winds will affect the outer waters through late tonight, along with choppy seas.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt late. Combined seas 5 to 6 ft dominant period 10 seconds, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft dominant period 10 seconds after midnight. Patchy dense fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.

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

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

WED
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

WED NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.

THU
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

FRI
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.

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




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

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

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.

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




Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands- 840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

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

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.

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




Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands- 840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt. Strongest NW of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.

THU
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft.

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




East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA including Santa Cruz Island- 840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft late in the evening, becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

TUE
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 9 seconds.

WED
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 9 seconds.

WED NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.

THU
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.

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

SAT
W 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- 840 PM PDT Mon Apr 22 2019

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft late in the evening, becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.

WED
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 9 seconds.

WED NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 8 seconds.

THU
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft.




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