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Wednesday, July 15th, 6:20pm PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
3.0 ft 7 sec --- 2-4 kt 190° 61.5 °F
Cape Suckling
 
3.9 ft 7 sec 159° 12-14 kt --- 55.4 °F
CAPE CLEARE
 
3.6 ft 7 sec 156° 10 kt 220° 57.2 °F
Fairweather Grounds
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 250° 14-17 kt 340° 54.9 °F
PORTLOCK BANK
 
3.3 ft 9 sec 222° 6-8 kt 260° ---
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
3.0 ft 4 sec 219° 17-19 kt 240° 54.9 °F
Kodiak, AK
 
3.0 ft 7 sec 111° --- --- 55.6 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
5.2 ft 6 sec 90° --- --- 48.6 °F
CAPE EDGECUMBE
 
5.2 ft 8 sec 243° 6-8 kt 340° 55.0 °F
WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 228° 8-10 kt 270° 56.8 °F
ALBATROSS BANK
 
3.6 ft 8 sec 245° 8-10 kt 230° 55.4 °F
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
 
4.6 ft 6 sec 88° 14-16 kt 40° 48.7 °F
SOUTHWEST BERING SEA
 
4.3 ft 7 sec 113° 12-14 kt 20° 47.1 °F
SHUMAGIN ISLANDS
 
3.9 ft 5 sec 141° 14 kt --- ---
CENTRAL ALEUTIANS
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 192° 17-23 kt 210° ---
WESTERN ALEUTIANS
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 182° 12-14 kt 310° 45.5 °F
Neah Bay
 
4.3 ft 6 sec 273° 10-12 kt 240° 52.9 °F
NEW DUNGENESS
 
2.0 ft 3 sec 240° 16-19 kt 240° 53.1 °F
Angeles Point, WA
 
1.6 ft 6 sec 298° --- --- 52.5 °F
CAPE ELIZABETH
 
3.9 ft 9 sec 297° 14-17 kt 320° ---
Grays Harbor, WA
 
4.3 ft 8 sec 279° --- --- 51.6 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
3.3 ft 6 sec 300° --- --- 59.9 °F
WEST WASHINGTON
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 279° 10-12 kt 280° ---
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
4.6 ft 6 sec 303° --- --- 61.2 °F
TILLAMOOK, OR
 
4.3 ft 6 sec 295° 16-17 kt --- ---
STONEWALL BANK
 
4.9 ft 6 sec 335° 19-25 kt 360° ---
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
5.6 ft 6 sec 329° --- --- 52.0 °F
PORT ORFORD
 
6.9 ft 7 sec 338° 21-25 kt 20° ---
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
8.9 ft 8 sec 337° --- --- 54.3 °F
EEL RIVER
 
8.9 ft 9 sec 334° 6-8 kt 320° 55.4 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
8.2 ft 9 sec 339° --- --- 58.3 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- --- 2 kt 210° ---
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 6-8 kt 150° ---
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
10.2 ft 9 sec 27° 21-29 kt 360° 64.2 °F
Point Reyes, CA
 
4.6 ft 8 sec 313° --- --- 54.9 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
3.3 ft 8 sec 275° --- --- 56.7 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
3.3 ft 7 sec 281° 4-6 kt 180° ---
HALF MOON BAY
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 170° ---
MONTEREY
 
--- --- --- 6-10 kt 180° ---
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 8 kt 220° 58.3 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 310° --- --- 56.5 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
4.3 ft 8 sec 310° --- --- 54.0 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 180° ---
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
3.0 ft 9 sec 271° --- --- 59.4 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
--- --- --- 4-6 kt 300° ---
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
4.6 ft 9 sec 321° --- --- 61.5 °F
Harvest, CA
 
3.9 ft 9 sec 320° --- --- 60.4 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
3.0 ft --- 309° 10-12 kt --- ---
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 12-14 kt 270° ---
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
2.3 ft 14 sec 202° --- --- 67.5 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 207° --- --- 71.1 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 260° ---
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
2.3 ft 11 sec 180° --- --- 66.9 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
--- --- --- 14-19 kt --- ---
San Pedro, CA
 
2.3 ft 6 sec 275° --- --- 70.7 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 194° --- --- 68.9 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 307° --- --- 64.0 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 215° --- --- 73.4 °F
Del Mar Nearshore, CA
 
2.3 ft 5 sec 274° --- --- 74.7 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
2.3 ft 14 sec 201° --- --- 71.8 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
2.0 ft 6 sec 270° --- --- 74.7 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 192° --- --- 73.2 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
3.3 ft 14 sec 183° --- --- 73.8 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt --- ---
TANNER BANK
 
3.6 ft 8 sec 300° 10-12 kt 300° ---
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 96° 8-10 kt 70° ---
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 106° 12-14 kt 60° ---
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
5.9 ft 11 sec 117° 16-21 kt 80° ---
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 14 kt 90° 80.8 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 47° --- --- 79.7 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 62° --- --- 80.2 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 65° --- --- 80.1 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 81° --- --- 80.2 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.6 ft 11 sec 171° --- --- 80.8 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.6 ft 10 sec 151° --- --- 80.8 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 77° --- --- 79.9 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.0 ft 10 sec 165° --- --- 81.1 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
6.9 ft 9 sec 65° --- --- 79.3 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 81° 0-2 kt --- 81.5 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
6.2 ft 9 sec 74° 12-16 kt 70° 78.8 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 90° ---
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
3.0 ft 5 sec 58° --- --- 85.8 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 86° --- --- 84.9 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 97° --- --- 85.5 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
5.9 ft 10 sec 147° --- --- 84.0 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
8.9 ft 9 sec 114° --- --- 82.6 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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FZUS56 KLOX 152107 CWFLOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA 207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020 Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary 207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020 .Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 20Z, or 1 PM PDT, a 1031 MB high pressure system was centered 900 NM west of Eureka, while a 1001 MB thermal low was over southern Nevada. The high will shift farther offshore through the week.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020

TONIGHT
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

THU
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

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

FRI
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SAT
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SAT 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. Patchy fog after midnight.

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

MON
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-
207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020

TONIGHT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

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

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

FRI
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SAT
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

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

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

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. 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- 207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020

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

THU
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.

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

FRI
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

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

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.

MON
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.




Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands- 207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.

THU
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 8 seconds.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.

FRI
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 9 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

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

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.

MON
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.




East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA including Santa Cruz Island- 207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020

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 to 4 ft at 6 seconds.

THU
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 8 seconds.

THU NIGHT
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 8 seconds.

FRI
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 9 seconds.

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

SAT
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.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

MON
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.




Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa Catalina and Anacapa Islands- 207 PM PDT Wed Jul 15 2020

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 6 seconds.

THU
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 5 seconds.

THU NIGHT
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 5 seconds.

FRI
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.

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

SAT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, 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.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 ft. Patchy fog.

MON
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.




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