Marine Weather for PZ 670

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 9:04 am PDT on September 30, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through late tonight
Point Piedras Blancas To Point Sal From 10 To 60 Nm-
Today
NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Tonight
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt. Strongest western portion. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft dominant period 8 seconds. Patchy dense fog with vsby 1 nm or less after midnight.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy dense fog with vsby 1 nm or less in the morning.
Wed Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
Thu
N 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.
Thu Night
Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 5 ft at 10 seconds and S 3 ft at 15 seconds.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft and SW 3 ft.
Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft and SW 3 ft.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 9:05 AM PDT on September 30, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 3 am PDT Wednesday...

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 59.0 °F
Monterey, CA 63.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
PT ARGUELLO 17NM West Northwest of Point Arguello, CA 46023
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SANTA MARIA NM Northwest of Point Arguello, CA 46011 59 °F 6.89 ft
Diablo Canyon, CA 46215 60 °F 4.59 ft
CAPE SAN MARTIN 55NM West Northwest of Morro Bay, CA 46028
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C-MAN Station Information

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

2014-09-30 2014-10-01
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Port San Luis, Pacific Ocean, California:  
2014-09-30 2:28 PM PDT High Tide 5.03
2014-09-30 10:11 PM PDT Low Tide 0.56
2014-10-01 5:17 AM PDT High Tide 3.63
2014-10-01 9:32 AM PDT Low Tide 2.94
2014-10-01 3:43 PM PDT High Tide 4.96
San Simeon, California:  
2014-09-30 2:36 PM PDT High Tide 4.98
2014-09-30 10:18 PM PDT Low Tide 0.56
2014-10-01 5:25 AM PDT High Tide 3.59
2014-10-01 9:39 AM PDT Low Tide 2.94
2014-10-01 3:51 PM PDT High Tide 4.91

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Point Piedras Blancas, California Current:  
2014-09-30 10:42 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-30 1:50 PM PDT Max Flood 0.41 knots
2014-09-30 4:31 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-30 8:04 PM PDT Max Ebb -0.80 knots
2014-09-30 11:58 PM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-01 2:58 AM PDT Max Flood 0.57 knots
2014-10-01 6:31 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-10-01 8:44 AM PDT Max Ebb -0.41 knots
2014-10-01 11:55 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-01 2:53 PM PDT Max Flood 0.40 knots
2014-10-01 5:38 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-10-01 9:04 PM PDT Max Ebb -0.79 knots
Point San Luis, California Current:  
2014-09-30 10:10 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-09-30 1:18 PM PDT Max Flood 0.41 knots
2014-09-30 3:59 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-09-30 7:32 PM PDT Max Ebb -0.80 knots
2014-09-30 11:26 PM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-01 2:26 AM PDT Max Flood 0.57 knots
2014-10-01 5:59 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-10-01 8:12 AM PDT Max Ebb -0.41 knots
2014-10-01 11:23 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-01 2:21 PM PDT Max Flood 0.40 knots
2014-10-01 5:06 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-10-01 8:32 PM PDT Max Ebb -0.79 knots