Marine Weather for PZ 676

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 8:19 PM PDT on September 1, 2014
Channel including The Channel islands National marine Sanctuary and National Park...at 03z...or 8 PM PDT...a 1026 mb surface high pressure system was located about 900 nm W of Portland and a 1005 mb thermal low was near Yuma. This pattern will bring moderate NW winds to the outer waters through late this evening. Lighter winds are then expected for the remainder of the week.
Forecast as of 8:19 PM PDT on September 1, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect until 3 am PDT Tuesday
Outer Waters From Santa Cruz Island To San Clemente Island To 60 Nm
Offshore Including San Nicolas And Santa Barbara Islands-
Tonight
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Strongest NW of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Tue
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Tue Night
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt. Strongest NW of San Nicolas Island. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Wed
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Wed Night
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.
Fri
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 4 ft and S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
Sat
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 4 ft and S 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 8:19 PM PDT on September 01, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory in effect until 3 am PDT Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a Small Craft Advisory...which is in effect until 3 am PDT Tuesday.

See the coastal waters forecast (laxcwflox) 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 73.0 °F
Los Angeles, CA 71.1 °F
Port San Luis, CA 61.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
San Nicolas Island North, CA 46238 68 °F 3.61 ft
South Santa Rosa Island, CA 46069 67 °F 6.23 ft
San Nicolas Island, CA 46219 64 °F 5.91 ft
Santa Monica Basin 33NM West Southwest of Santa Monica, CA 46025 73 °F 2.95 ft
Santa Monica Bay, CA 46221 73 °F 3.28 ft
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Bechers Bay, Santa Rosa Island, California:  
2014-09-01 10:32 PM PDT Low Tide 1.39
2014-09-02 5:05 AM PDT High Tide 2.89
2014-09-02 8:55 AM PDT Low Tide 2.81
2014-09-02 4:03 PM PDT High Tide 4.65
2014-09-02 11:55 PM PDT Low Tide 0.95
2014-09-03 6:40 AM PDT High Tide 3.17
Prisoners Harbor, Santa Cruz Island, California:  
2014-09-01 10:31 PM PDT Low Tide 1.21
2014-09-02 5:03 AM PDT High Tide 2.80
2014-09-02 8:54 AM PDT Low Tide 2.45
2014-09-02 4:01 PM PDT High Tide 4.50
2014-09-02 11:54 PM PDT Low Tide 0.83
2014-09-03 6:38 AM PDT High Tide 3.07
San Nicolas Island, California:  
2014-09-01 10:26 PM PDT Low Tide 1.19
2014-09-02 4:48 AM PDT High Tide 2.74
2014-09-02 8:49 AM PDT Low Tide 2.40
2014-09-02 3:46 PM PDT High Tide 4.40
2014-09-02 11:49 PM PDT Low Tide 0.81
2014-09-03 6:23 AM PDT High Tide 3.00
Santa Barbara Island, California:  
2014-09-01 10:09 PM PDT Low Tide 1.24
2014-09-02 4:36 AM PDT High Tide 2.86
2014-09-02 8:32 AM PDT Low Tide 2.51
2014-09-02 3:34 PM PDT High Tide 4.60
2014-09-02 11:32 PM PDT Low Tide 0.85
2014-09-03 6:11 AM PDT High Tide 3.14
Wilson Cove, San Clemente Island, California:  
2014-09-01 10:02 PM PDT Low Tide 1.27
2014-09-02 4:35 AM PDT High Tide 2.92
2014-09-02 8:25 AM PDT Low Tide 2.56
2014-09-02 3:33 PM PDT High Tide 4.70
2014-09-02 11:25 PM PDT Low Tide 0.86
2014-09-03 6:10 AM PDT High Tide 3.20