San Diego Surf Report

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Thursday, August 18th, 4:50pm PDT
Pacific Buoys Swell Wind Temp
Seal Rocks
 
3.3 ft 8 sec 156° 16-17 kt 130° 55.0 °F
Cape Suckling
 
5.2 ft 8 sec 183° 8-10 kt 160° ---
Lower Cook Inlet
 
1.6 ft 3 sec 124° --- --- 50.0 °F
FAIRWEATHER GROUND
 
5.9 ft 8 sec 249° 0-2 kt --- 58.3 °F
PORTLOCK BANK
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 114° 10-12 kt 150° 52.9 °F
SHELIKOF STRAIT, AK
 
1.0 ft 10 sec 40° 8-10 kt 60° 53.2 °F
CENTRAL BERING SEA
 
15.4 ft 9 sec 135° 27-33 kt 90° 50.7 °F
SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
 
8.9 ft 7 sec 140° 17-21 kt 140° 49.1 °F
Angeles Point, WA
 
0.7 ft --- --- --- --- 50.5 °F
Grays Harbor, WA
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 264° --- --- 65.3 °F
OOI Westport Offshore
 
5.6 ft --- 281° 8 kt 290° ---
Clatsop Spit, OR
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 264° --- --- 63.3 °F
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR
 
4.6 ft 9 sec 274° --- --- 61.0 °F
Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA
 
3.9 ft 8 sec 298° --- --- 58.5 °F
SOUTHEAST PAPA
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 240° ---
EEL RIVER
 
--- --- --- 4 kt 310° 60.3 °F
Cape Mendocino, CA
 
3.9 ft 7 sec 311° --- --- 56.7 °F
PT ARENA
 
--- --- --- 6-8 kt 20° 54.5 °F
BODEGA BAY
 
--- --- --- 10 kt 280° 53.1 °F
WEST CALIFORNIA
 
--- --- --- 16-17 kt 330° 68.2 °F
Point Reyes, CA
 
3.9 ft 7 sec 301° --- --- 58.6 °F
San Francisco Bar, CA
 
3.6 ft 8 sec 278° --- --- 61.0 °F
SAN FRANCISCO
 
--- --- --- 8-10 kt 280° 56.3 °F
HALF MOON BAY
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 310° ---
Point Santa Cruz, CA
 
3.0 ft 17 sec 183° --- --- 56.1 °F
MONTEREY
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 330° 57.7 °F
MBM1
 
--- --- --- 16 kt 270° 58.3 °F
West Monterey Bay, CA
 
4.3 ft 8 sec 291° --- --- 58.1 °F
Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA
 
1.6 ft 9 sec 334° --- --- 58.3 °F
Point Sur, CA
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 289° --- --- 59.4 °F
CAPE SAN MARTIN
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 330° 56.1 °F
Diablo Canyon, CA
 
3.0 ft 9 sec 276° --- --- 56.3 °F
SANTA MARIA
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 310° 58.6 °F
Santa Lucia Escarpment, CA
 
3.6 ft 17 sec 172° --- --- 58.8 °F
Harvest, CA
 
4.6 ft 17 sec 175° --- --- 58.8 °F
WEST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 23-29 kt 300° 57.7 °F
EAST SANTA BARBARA
 
--- --- --- 17-19 kt 270° 58.6 °F
Topanga Nearshore, CA
 
2.3 ft 13 sec 185° --- --- 64.9 °F
Santa Monica Bay, CA
 
2.6 ft 13 sec 185° --- --- 70.7 °F
Santa Cruz Basin, CA
 
3.6 ft 17 sec 181° --- --- 64.4 °F
Santa Monica Basin
 
--- --- --- 10-12 kt 280° 70.7 °F
Long Beach Channel, CA
 
3.3 ft 17 sec 30° --- --- 62.8 °F
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS. CA
 
--- --- --- 19-21 kt 310° 65.3 °F
San Pedro, CA
 
2.6 ft 17 sec 155° --- --- 72.5 °F
San Pedro South, CA
 
3.0 ft 17 sec 182° --- --- 71.4 °F
San Nicolas Island, CA
 
3.9 ft 17 sec 167° --- --- 61.3 °F
Oceanside Offshore, CA
 
2.6 ft 14 sec 181° --- --- 72.1 °F
Del Mar Nearshore, CA
 
2.0 ft 13 sec 228° --- --- 74.1 °F
Torrey Pines Outer, CA
 
2.6 ft 13 sec 198° --- --- 75.7 °F
SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA
 
2.3 ft 5 sec 292° --- --- 74.5 °F
Mission Bay West, CA
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 173° --- --- 74.8 °F
Point Loma South, CA
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 173° --- --- 73.0 °F
SAN CLEMENTE BASIN
 
--- --- --- 17-19 kt 290° 71.1 °F
TANNER BANK
 
--- --- --- 14-17 kt 310° ---
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 10-12 kt 130° 81.7 °F
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
--- --- --- 8-12 kt 130° 81.5 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
--- --- --- 10-14 kt 100° 79.9 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 10 kt 100° 79.9 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
3.6 ft 8 sec 24° --- --- 79.9 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
2.6 ft 10 sec --- --- --- 81.1 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
3.0 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 80.2 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
3.6 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 81.3 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
2.3 ft 13 sec 185° --- --- 82.4 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
2.6 ft 8 sec 158° --- --- 82.2 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
2.6 ft 9 sec --- --- --- 82.2 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
4.3 ft 10 sec 134° --- --- 82.0 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 14-16 kt 110° ---
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 60° 80.1 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 16-17 kt 70° 80.1 °F
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
2.6 ft 12 sec 72° --- --- 86.2 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
4.3 ft 5 sec 39° --- --- 84.9 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
3.3 ft 13 sec 102° --- --- 85.6 °F
Ngaraard, Babeldaob, Palau
 
3.3 ft 7 sec 78° --- --- 85.3 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
12.8 ft 11 sec --- --- --- 81.0 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

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FZUS56 KSGX 182020 CWFSGX Coastal Waters Forecast for California National Weather Service San Diego CA 120 PM PDT Thu Aug 18 2022 San Mateo Point to the Mexican border out 60 nm 120 PM PDT Thu Aug 18 2022 .Synopsis for the far southern California coast... At 1 PM, a 1018 mb high was 140 NM northwest of San Francisco and a 1008 mb low was near Needles. Westerly winds today will turn southerly at times Friday through Sunday as a Catalina Eddy spins up over the coastal waters.




Coastal Waters from San Mateo Point to the Mexican Border and out to 30 nm- 120 PM PDT Thu Aug 18 2022

TONIGHT
Wind northwest 10 knots with gusts to 15 knots this evening...becoming variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 3 feet at 8 seconds and south 2 feet at 17 seconds. .FRIDAY...Wind variable less than 10 knots...becoming southwest 10 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 3 feet at 6 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Wind south 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 3 feet at 7 seconds and south 1 to 2 feet at 16 seconds. .SATURDAY...Wind south 10 knots with gusts to 15 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 3 feet at 8 seconds and south 1 to 2 feet at 15 seconds. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Wind south 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell southwest 2 to 3 feet at 9 seconds and south 1 to 2 feet at 14 seconds. .SUNDAY...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet and south 1 to 2 feet. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet and south 2 feet. .MONDAY...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet at 8 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .MONDAY NIGHT...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet at 8 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .TUESDAY...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 3 feet at 10 seconds and southwest 2 feet at 16 seconds. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet at 9 seconds and southwest 2 to 3 feet at 17 seconds.




Waters from San Mateo Point to the Mexican Border Extending 30 to 60 nm out including San Clemente Island- 120 PM PDT Thu Aug 18 2022

TONIGHT
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots with gusts to 20 knots. Wind waves around 3 feet this evening...becoming 2 feet or less. Mixed swell northwest 3 feet at 8 seconds and south 2 feet at 17 seconds. .FRIDAY...Wind west 10 knots. Gusts to 15 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 3 to 4 feet at 6 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Wind southwest 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 4 feet at 7 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .SATURDAY...Wind south 10 knots with gusts to 15 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 4 feet at 8 seconds and south 2 feet at 15 seconds. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Wind south 10 knots in the evening...becoming variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 3 feet at 9 seconds and south 2 feet at 14 seconds. .SUNDAY...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 1 to 2 feet and south 2 feet. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet and south 2 feet. .MONDAY...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet at 8 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .MONDAY NIGHT...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 feet at 8 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .TUESDAY...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 3 feet at 10 seconds and south 2 feet at 16 seconds. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Wind variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves around 2 feet or less. Mixed swell west 2 to 3 feet at 9 seconds and south 2 to 3 feet at 17 seconds.




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