Marine Weather for PZ 670

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 2:13 PM PST on December 22, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect until 9 PM PST this evening
Point Piedras Blancas To Point Sal From 10 To 60 Nm-
Tonight
N winds 20 to 25 kt...becoming 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 10 to 12 ft dominant period 14 seconds. Patchy fog.
Tue
N winds 10 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 10 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Tue Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft at 18 seconds.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft at 18 seconds.
Wed Night
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 9 to 10 ft dominant period 18 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft.
Thu Night
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt...becoming 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Combined seas 10 to 12 ft.
Fri
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 8 ft.
Sat
N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 6 ft.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 2:16 PM PST on December 22, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory in effect until 9 PM PST this evening... ...Gale Warning is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a Small Craft Advisory...which is in effect until 9 PM PST this evening. The Gale Warning has been cancelled.

* Winds...northwest winds 15 to 25 kt are expected when winds are strongest.

* Seas...combined seas of 10 to 13 feet with periods around 14 seconds are expected when waves are largest.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) for more details.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Port San Luis, CA 61.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
SANTA MARIA NM Northwest of Point Arguello, CA 46011 62 °F 8.86 ft
Diablo Canyon, CA 46215 63 °F 8.53 ft
CAPE SAN MARTIN 55NM West Northwest of Morro Bay, CA 46028 61 °F
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Point Arguello, CA PTGC1
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Tide Heights

2014-12-22 2014-12-23
3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM 3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM

Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Port San Luis, Pacific Ocean, California:  
2014-12-22 9:13 AM PST High Tide 6.47
2014-12-22 4:31 PM PST Low Tide -1.29
2014-12-22 11:10 PM PST High Tide 4.12
2014-12-23 3:50 AM PST Low Tide 2.20
2014-12-23 9:58 AM PST High Tide 6.36
2014-12-23 5:14 PM PST Low Tide -1.25
San Simeon, California:  
2014-12-22 9:21 AM PST High Tide 6.41
2014-12-22 4:38 PM PST Low Tide -1.29
2014-12-22 11:18 PM PST High Tide 4.08
2014-12-23 3:57 AM PST Low Tide 2.20
2014-12-23 10:06 AM PST High Tide 6.29
2014-12-23 5:21 PM PST Low Tide -1.25

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Point Piedras Blancas, California Current:  
2014-12-22 11:17 AM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-22 2:41 PM PST Max Ebb -1.10 knots
2014-12-22 6:34 PM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-12-22 9:36 PM PST Max Flood 0.84 knots
2014-12-23 1:04 AM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-23 3:17 AM PST Max Ebb -0.55 knots
2014-12-23 6:23 AM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-12-23 9:18 AM PST Max Flood 0.60 knots
2014-12-23 12:05 PM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-23 3:29 PM PST Max Ebb -1.09 knots
2014-12-23 7:19 PM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
Point San Luis, California Current:  
2014-12-22 10:45 AM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-22 2:09 PM PST Max Ebb -1.10 knots
2014-12-22 6:02 PM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-12-22 9:04 PM PST Max Flood 0.84 knots
2014-12-23 12:32 AM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-23 2:45 AM PST Max Ebb -0.55 knots
2014-12-23 5:51 AM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-12-23 8:46 AM PST Max Flood 0.60 knots
2014-12-23 11:33 AM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-23 2:57 PM PST Max Ebb -1.09 knots
2014-12-23 6:47 PM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots