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Saturday, August 8th, 4:05am PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
3.9 ft 11 sec --- 14-16 kt 130° 56.8 °F
Cape Suckling
 
6.9 ft 12 sec --- 14-17 kt --- 56.1 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
5.6 ft 11 sec --- 0-2 kt --- 57.7 °F
Fairweather Grounds
 
8.9 ft 10 sec --- 12-19 kt 190° 56.7 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
6.9 ft 6 sec --- 19-25 kt 250° 52.9 °F
Kodiak, AK
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 205° --- --- 54.9 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
6.9 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 50.5 °F
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA
 
10.2 ft 12 sec --- 19-23 kt 250° 57.2 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
8.2 ft 11 sec --- 14-16 kt 250° 56.3 °F
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
 
4.6 ft 6 sec --- 17-21 kt 230° 50.4 °F
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
 
3.9 ft 7 sec 227° 4 kt --- ---
WESTERN ALEUTIANS
 
3.6 ft 6 sec --- 10-14 kt 250° 42.4 °F
Neah Bay
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 278° 2-4 kt 130° 53.1 °F
Angeles Point, WA
 
1.0 ft 7 sec 289° --- --- 49.5 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
5.2 ft 10 sec 288° --- --- 57.7 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
5.2 ft 10 sec 268° --- --- 60.1 °F
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
5.6 ft 9 sec 289° --- --- 63.5 °F
TILLAMOOK, OR
 
5.2 ft 10 sec --- --- --- ---
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
4.6 ft 10 sec 296° --- --- 55.6 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
8.2 ft 8 sec 323° --- --- 54.5 °F
EEL RIVER
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 350° 55.4 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
8.9 ft 9 sec 325° --- --- 53.8 °F
PT ARENA
 
8.5 ft 9 sec 317° 12-16 kt 330° 53.2 °F
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 8-14 kt 150° 52.9 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- --- 17-23 kt 340° 66.7 °F
Point Reyes, CA
 
10.2 ft 11 sec 314° --- --- 52.3 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
4.6 ft 11 sec 284° --- --- 58.8 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 160° 54.1 °F
HALF MOON BAY
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 160° ---
MONTEREY
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 180° 57.9 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 4 kt 220° 57.7 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
6.2 ft 11 sec 308° --- --- 58.6 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
2.6 ft 10 sec 341° --- --- 57.4 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
6.2 ft 11 sec 306° --- --- 59.2 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
--- --- --- 0-2 kt --- 58.5 °F
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
4.3 ft 10 sec 286° --- --- 55.8 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 303° 4-6 kt 10° 58.5 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
6.9 ft 10 sec 316° --- --- 57.0 °F
Harvest, CA
 
4.9 ft 10 sec 319° --- --- 56.7 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 290° 56.7 °F
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 14-16 kt 260° 61.2 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
3.6 ft 6 sec 253° --- --- 65.5 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
3.3 ft 4 sec 282° --- --- 64.4 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 10-12 kt 350° 68.0 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
2.3 ft 7 sec 250° --- --- 67.6 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt --- 60.3 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
3.6 ft 6 sec 270° --- --- 63.9 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
3.3 ft 6 sec 282° --- --- 66.7 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
5.2 ft 8 sec 299° --- --- 61.3 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
2.6 ft 17 sec 218° --- --- 70.5 °F
Del Mar Nearshore, CA
 
2.6 ft 17 sec 242° --- --- 69.6 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
3.0 ft 8 sec 281° --- --- 68.5 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 7 sec 278° --- --- 70.2 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
2.6 ft 17 sec 211° --- --- 70.5 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
3.3 ft 8 sec 278° --- --- 70.5 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt --- ---
TANNER BANK
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 300° ---
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 90° 79.9 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 70° 79.9 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 21-29 kt 80° 79.0 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- --- --- 81.1 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
3.9 ft 9 sec 19° --- --- 80.4 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 54° --- --- 80.1 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
5.9 ft 8 sec 53° --- --- 79.9 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
6.9 ft 8 sec 67° --- --- 80.4 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 186° --- --- 81.1 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 168° --- --- 81.1 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
6.9 ft 8 sec 64° --- --- 79.7 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.6 ft 13 sec 196° --- --- 81.1 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
6.6 ft 8 sec 77° --- --- 79.7 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt --- 81.9 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 80° 79.2 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 70° 79.7 °F
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
2.6 ft 9 sec 56° --- --- 86.5 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 62° --- --- 85.3 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
3.9 ft 9 sec 87° --- --- 85.6 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
4.6 ft 9 sec 87° --- --- 84.7 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 63° --- --- 82.9 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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FZUS56 KLOX 080903 CWFLOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA 203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020 Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary 203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 09Z, or 2 AM PDT, a 1032 MB high pressure center was located 950 NM west of Eureka and a 1008 MB thermal low was located over western Arizona. The pattern will not change much through the forecast period.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020

TODAY
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

TONIGHT
W 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 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W 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 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

MON NIGHT
W 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 11 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

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




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

TONIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

MON NIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

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

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




Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands- 203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020

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

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN 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 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

MON NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.




Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands- 203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020

TODAY
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 17 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

MON NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 4 to 6 ft at 11 seconds and S 3 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell W 3 to 5 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog.




East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA including Santa Cruz Island- 203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020

TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

MON NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.




Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Anacapa Islands- 203 AM PDT Sat Aug 8 2020

TODAY
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 7 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 10 seconds and S 2 ft at 18 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 17 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

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

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 ft and S 2 ft. Patchy fog.




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