Marine Weather for PZ 676

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 2:18 PM PDT on October 22, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through late tonight
Outer Waters From Santa Cruz Island To San Clemente Island To 60 Nm
Offshore Including San Nicolas And Santa Barbara Islands-
Tonight
NW of San Nicolas Island...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Elsewhere...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
NW of San Nicolas Island...NW winds 20 to 25 kt becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 14 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Thu Night
NW of San Nicolas Island...NW winds 20 to 25 kt becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Elsewhere...NW winds 5 to 10 kt becoming variable 10 kt or less after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Fri
S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sat
W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt...becoming 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to 9 ft.
Sun
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 8 to 11 ft.
Mon
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft. Patchy fog.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 2:18 PM PDT on October 22, 2014

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

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
Santa Monica Pier 70.0 °F
Los Angeles, CA 69.1 °F
Port San Luis, CA 66.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
South Santa Rosa Island, CA 46069 67 °F 8.86 ft
San Nicolas Island, CA 46219 68 °F 9.19 ft
Santa Monica Basin 33NM West Southwest of Santa Monica, CA 46025 72 °F 4.92 ft
Santa Monica Bay, CA 46221 71 °F 5.58 ft
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Bechers Bay, Santa Rosa Island, California:  
2014-10-22 9:13 AM PDT High Tide 5.30
2014-10-22 3:44 PM PDT Low Tide 0.38
2014-10-22 9:49 PM PDT High Tide 4.35
2014-10-23 3:25 AM PDT Low Tide 1.36
2014-10-23 9:38 AM PDT High Tide 5.48
2014-10-23 4:18 PM PDT Low Tide 0.12
Prisoners Harbor, Santa Cruz Island, California:  
2014-10-22 9:11 AM PDT High Tide 5.13
2014-10-22 3:43 PM PDT Low Tide 0.33
2014-10-22 9:47 PM PDT High Tide 4.21
2014-10-23 3:24 AM PDT Low Tide 1.19
2014-10-23 9:36 AM PDT High Tide 5.31
2014-10-23 4:17 PM PDT Low Tide 0.10
San Nicolas Island, California:  
2014-10-22 3:38 PM PDT Low Tide 0.32
2014-10-22 9:32 PM PDT High Tide 4.11
2014-10-23 3:19 AM PDT Low Tide 1.16
2014-10-23 9:21 AM PDT High Tide 5.19
2014-10-23 4:12 PM PDT Low Tide 0.10
Santa Barbara Island, California:  
2014-10-22 3:21 PM PDT Low Tide 0.34
2014-10-22 9:20 PM PDT High Tide 4.30
2014-10-23 3:02 AM PDT Low Tide 1.22
2014-10-23 9:09 AM PDT High Tide 5.42
2014-10-23 3:55 PM PDT Low Tide 0.10
Wilson Cove, San Clemente Island, California:  
2014-10-22 3:14 PM PDT Low Tide 0.34
2014-10-22 9:19 PM PDT High Tide 4.39
2014-10-23 2:55 AM PDT Low Tide 1.24
2014-10-23 9:08 AM PDT High Tide 5.54
2014-10-23 3:48 PM PDT Low Tide 0.11