Monterey Surf Report

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Tuesday, April 24th, 7:00am PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
6.2 ft 10 sec 133° 14-17 kt 160° ---
Cape Suckling
 
9.8 ft 11 sec 165° --- --- 43.7 °F
Lower Cook Inlet
 
3.6 ft 4 sec 106° --- --- 41.2 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
9.2 ft 10 sec 172° 17-21 kt 180° ---
Fairweather Ground
 
9.2 ft 11 sec 221° 8-10 kt 220° 43.2 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
2.6 ft 11 sec 32° 10-12 kt 30° 40.5 °F
Kodiak, AK
 
10.8 ft 7 sec 176° --- --- 40.8 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
9.8 ft 8 sec 21° --- --- ---
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA
 
11.8 ft 10 sec --- 23-29 kt 180° 42.1 °F
CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA
 
10.2 ft 11 sec --- 16-19 kt 220° 43.0 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
12.8 ft 8 sec 182° --- --- ---
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
 
13.1 ft 9 sec 208° --- --- 40.6 °F
SOUTH KODIAK
 
16.7 ft 10 sec 225° --- --- 41.0 °F
Neah Bay
 
8.5 ft 16 sec 279° 16-17 kt 80° 50.2 °F
NEW DUNGENESS
 
0.3 ft --- --- 12 kt 20° 48.0 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
6.9 ft 16 sec 297° 6-10 kt 60° 51.1 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
7.2 ft 17 sec 275° --- --- 51.1 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
6.6 ft 17 sec 264° --- --- 51.1 °F
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR
 
7.5 ft 16 sec 286° 14-16 kt 60° 51.6 °F
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
7.9 ft 15 sec 282° --- --- 51.8 °F
TILLAMOOK, OR
 
8.2 ft 16 sec 297° 10-12 kt 40° 49.8 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
8.5 ft 17 sec 279° --- --- 51.8 °F
ST GEORGES
 
6.2 ft 17 sec 254° 4-6 kt 120° 50.7 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
5.6 ft 17 sec 287° --- --- 52.7 °F
EEL RIVER
 
5.9 ft 17 sec 299° 8-10 kt 200° 52.7 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
6.9 ft 17 sec 298° --- --- 51.8 °F
Fort Bragg South, CA
 
5.2 ft 13 sec 267° --- --- 52.2 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 160° ---
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 2-4 kt 200° 50.7 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- --- 12-16 kt 330° 55.8 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
3.9 ft 13 sec 251° --- --- 53.4 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
4.6 ft 14 sec 215° 0-2 kt --- 53.6 °F
HALF MOON BAY
 
4.9 ft 14 sec 182° 2-4 kt 260° 55.4 °F
MONTEREY
 
5.6 ft 11 sec 293° 2-6 kt 360° 54.0 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 4 kt 60° 53.4 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
5.2 ft 12 sec 280° --- --- 55.0 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
2.6 ft 12 sec 352° --- --- 55.9 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
5.6 ft 13 sec 290° --- --- 54.1 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
5.2 ft 12 sec 270° --- --- 54.5 °F
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
4.3 ft 11 sec 279° --- --- 51.4 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
5.2 ft 14 sec 223° 6-10 kt 320° 55.8 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
6.2 ft 13 sec 305° --- --- 58.1 °F
Harvest, CA
 
5.9 ft 13 sec 283° --- --- 53.6 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 6-10 kt 10° 54.5 °F
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 6-8 kt 50° 54.9 °F
Anacapa Passage, CA
 
2.0 ft 13 sec 220° --- --- 56.3 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
2.6 ft 13 sec 234° --- --- 58.3 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
3.6 ft 13 sec 230° --- --- 56.8 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 2-4 kt 230° ---
Santa Barbara Island North, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 174° --- --- 58.5 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
2.6 ft 13 sec 202° --- --- 57.0 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
4.9 ft 13 sec 267° 10-14 kt 300° 55.0 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
2.3 ft 13 sec 176° --- --- 57.0 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
2.3 ft 14 sec 174° --- --- 59.4 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
5.6 ft 13 sec 288° --- --- 57.0 °F
Camp Pendleton Nearshore, CA
 
2.0 ft 13 sec 216° --- --- 60.8 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
2.6 ft 13 sec 198° --- --- 61.0 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 218° --- --- 61.2 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
2.0 ft 13 sec 286° --- --- 62.2 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 198° --- --- 61.7 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
3.6 ft 13 sec 243° --- --- 61.0 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
4.3 ft 14 sec 248° 8-10 kt 270° 61.5 °F
TANNER BANK
 
4.9 ft 12 sec 295° --- --- 58.5 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 19-23 kt 60° 81.0 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
9.2 ft 12 sec --- 19-21 kt 80° 73.8 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
8.2 ft 13 sec 331° 17-21 kt 60° 72.9 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- --- --- 75.2 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
7.5 ft 13 sec 318° --- --- 76.6 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
6.9 ft 7 sec 67° --- --- 75.0 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
7.9 ft 7 sec 65° --- --- 75.7 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
2.6 ft 10 sec 150° --- --- 76.6 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
7.5 ft 13 sec 327° --- --- 75.4 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
7.2 ft 9 sec 100° --- --- 77.2 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
7.5 ft 9 sec 120° 17-19 kt 40° 78.8 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 14-19 kt 70° 78.4 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 19-23 kt 70° 78.4 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 54° --- --- 83.1 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.6 ft 10 sec 65° --- --- 83.5 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
4.3 ft 9 sec 56° --- --- 85.1 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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Monterey tide chart
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FZUS56 KMTR 240914 CWFMTR Coastal Waters Forecast for California National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018 Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018 .Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries... Generally light onshore winds through the work week, with locally breezy to gusty winds near coastal gaps or prominent points such as the Golden Gate bridge and Point Sur. Light to moderate seas will prevail through the forecast period with a mixed southerly and northwesterly swell developing late this week.




Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 8 ft at 17 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
SW winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell around 6 ft at 13 seconds.

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

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW around 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft and S around 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft and S around 3 ft.




Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 17 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell around 7 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds around 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW around 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW around 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 5 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft and S around 3 ft.




Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 18 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW around 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW around 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft and S around 3 ft.




Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 18 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell around 6 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW around 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 5 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell around 6 ft and S around 3 ft.




Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to 10 nm- 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
SW winds around 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 7 ft at 17 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 4 to 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft and S around 3 ft.




Coastal Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point California out to 10 nm- 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
SW winds around 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 18 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.

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

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft and SW around 3 ft.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft and SW around 3 ft.

SAT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST.....
IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant swell period of 13 seconds.
ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 6 to 8 ft with a dominant swell period of 13 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 2.3 knots at 11:25 AM Tuesday and 2.3 knots at 12:43 AM Wednesday.




Coastal Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos California out to 10 nm- 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
NW winds around 5 kt...becoming W 5 to 15 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 18 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

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

SAT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.




Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas California out to 10 nm- 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
NW winds up to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 18 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft and S around 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S around 3 ft.




San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the West Delta and the San Francisco Bay north of the Bay Bridge- 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
SW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt this afternoon.

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

WED
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

THU
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

FRI
SW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.




San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge- 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming 5 to 15 kt this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.

WED
NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

THU
W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt.

FRI
W winds up to 10 kt.

SAT
W winds 5 to 15 kt.




Monterey Bay- 214 AM PDT Tue Apr 24 2018

TODAY
W winds around 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt this afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 18 seconds. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 6 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 6 ft at 15 seconds. Patchy fog.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 14 seconds.

THU
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft.

FRI
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft.

SAT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft.




Coastal waters forecast courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Wetsand Central California 7-day forecast
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