Santa Barbara Surf Report

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Monday, April 15th, 8:35am PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Lower Cook Inlet
 
1.6 ft 4 sec 235° --- --- 39.9 °F
FAIRWEATHER GROUND
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 232° 14-16 kt --- 42.6 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
2.0 ft 4 sec 223° 10-12 kt 200° 38.5 °F
Angeles Point, WA
 
3.0 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 47.7 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
7.5 ft 9 sec 304° --- --- 51.6 °F
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
5.9 ft 8 sec 286° --- --- 51.3 °F
Astoria Canyon, OR
 
7.9 ft 12 sec 286° --- --- 52.3 °F
Tillamook Bay South Jetty, OR
 
6.2 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 50.5 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
6.6 ft 13 sec 300° --- --- 52.5 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
6.9 ft 8 sec --- --- --- 51.8 °F
SOUTHEAST PAPA
 
--- --- --- 6-8 kt 140° 53.8 °F
EEL RIVER
 
--- --- --- 19-23 kt 350° 51.6 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
7.5 ft 11 sec 297° --- --- 51.6 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- --- 19-23 kt 330° 53.1 °F
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 330° ---
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 360° 55.9 °F
Point Reyes, CA
 
6.9 ft 7 sec 308° --- --- 52.0 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
4.9 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 54.0 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 299° --- --- 54.3 °F
SD 1073
 
6.6 ft 8 sec --- 16-19 kt 325° 53.6 °F
Pajaro Beach South, CA
 
3.3 ft 6 sec 277° --- --- 53.8 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 10 kt 320° 53.6 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
2.3 ft 11 sec 345° --- --- 54.0 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
6.9 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 52.7 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 340° ---
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
5.2 ft 10 sec 296° --- --- 53.4 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 330° 56.3 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
8.2 ft 10 sec 306° --- --- 55.8 °F
Harvest, CA
 
8.9 ft 10 sec 303° --- --- 55.0 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 21-25 kt 320° 54.3 °F
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 8-10 kt 20° 54.7 °F
Topanga Nearshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 7 sec 240° --- --- 57.0 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
4.6 ft 11 sec 274° --- --- 56.7 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
5.2 ft 8 sec 275° --- --- 56.1 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 8 kt 320° 56.3 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 197° --- --- 57.7 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA
 
--- --- --- 21-25 kt 310° 55.8 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
3.6 ft 8 sec 263° --- --- 57.2 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 205° --- --- 57.2 °F
Green Beach Offshore, CA
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 198° --- --- 58.3 °F
Red Beach Nearshore, CA
 
3.0 ft 13 sec 214° --- --- 59.5 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
7.5 ft 10 sec 309° --- --- 55.2 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 228° --- --- 58.8 °F
Leucadia Nearshore, CA
 
3.3 ft 11 sec 261° --- --- 59.9 °F
Del Mar Nearshore, CA
 
3.6 ft 20 sec 246° --- --- 60.8 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
3.9 ft 11 sec 267° --- --- 59.4 °F
Torrey Pines Inner, CA
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 256° --- --- 60.6 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
3.3 ft 8 sec 274° --- --- 59.9 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
4.6 ft 12 sec 259° --- --- 60.1 °F
Imperial Beach Nearshore, CA
 
4.3 ft 12 sec 271° --- --- 59.4 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
5.6 ft 12 sec 281° --- --- ---
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 290° 59.9 °F
TANNER BANK
 
--- --- --- 17-23 kt 310° 58.5 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 14-19 kt 290° 73.8 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 300° 73.8 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 17-21 kt 180° 74.3 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 12 kt 250° 75.4 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
4.6 ft 10 sec --- --- --- 76.1 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
3.6 ft 10 sec 348° --- --- 74.8 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
3.9 ft 8 sec 44° --- --- 75.6 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
4.3 ft 8 sec 85° --- --- 75.7 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
4.6 ft 10 sec --- --- --- 76.3 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.0 ft 6 sec --- --- --- 76.3 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 89° --- --- 76.5 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
4.3 ft 14 sec 197° --- --- 75.9 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
--- --- --- --- --- 75.0 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 8-10 kt 270° ---
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 12-16 kt 140° 75.2 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 2-4 kt 120° ---
Ngaraard, Babeldaob, Palau
 
5.6 ft 7 sec 48° --- --- 84.7 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
7.2 ft 13 sec --- --- --- 84.2 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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FZUS56 KLOX 151028 CWFLOX Coastal Waters Forecast for California National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA 328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024 Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary 328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024 Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 10Z, or 3 AM PDT, a 1033 mb low was located 800 NM west of Eureka. A 1010 mb low was centered in Nevada.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 8 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt in the evening, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period 9 seconds, subsiding to 6 to 8 ft dominant period 9 seconds after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt in the evening, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 17 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

THU
NW winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.




Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 8 to 10 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt in the evening, becoming 10 to 20 kt late. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.




Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands- 328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft dominant period 9 seconds, subsiding to 9 to 10 ft dominant period 9 seconds after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 8 to 10 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt in the evening, becoming 10 to 20 kt late. Combined seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

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

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.




Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands- 328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 8 to 11 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt late. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. Mixed swell NW 4 to 6 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.




East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA including Santa Cruz Island- 328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
Western portion, W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Eastern portion, W winds 10 to 15 kt becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
Western portion, W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt late. Eastern portion, W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt late. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 9 seconds.

TUE
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt in the evening, becoming E 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

WED
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog.

THU
NW winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 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- 328 AM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

TODAY
W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt in the evening, 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.

TUE
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.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 17 seconds.

WED
SE 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 4 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 ft at 17 seconds.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog.

THU
W winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 4 ft and S 3 ft. Patchy fog.




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