Marine Weather for PZ 676

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 5:06 am PST on December 15, 2017
Small Craft Advisory in effect from this evening through late tonight
Gale Warning in effect from late tonight through late Saturday night
Outer Waters From Santa Cruz Island To San Clemente Island To 60 Nm
Offshore Including San Nicolas And Santa Barbara Islands-
Today
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
Tonight
NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt this evening, then to 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt late. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 16 seconds.
Sat
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, strongest NW of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 7 to 10 ft dominant period 15 seconds, building to 9 to 12 ft dominant period 11 seconds in the afternoon.
Sat Night
NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt after midnight. Combined seas 9 to 12 ft dominant period 11 seconds, subsiding to 7 to 10 ft dominant period 12 seconds after midnight.
Sun
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to 9 ft at 12 seconds.
Sun Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 12 seconds, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds after midnight.
Mon
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft.
Tue
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. NW swell 4 to 6 ft.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Warning
Issued: 3:14 AM PST Dec. 15, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening to 3 am
PST Saturday...
... Gale Warning in effect from 3 am Saturday to 3 am PST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Gale Warning, which is in effect from 3 am Saturday to 3 am PST
Sunday. A Small Craft Advisory has also been issued. This Small
Craft Advisory is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 3 am PST
Saturday. The gale watch is no longer in effect.

* Winds... northwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt are
expected when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 11 to 15 feet with periods around 11
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 wind and 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 61.0 °F
Los Angeles, CA 61.0 °F
Port San Luis, CA 57.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
SOUTH SANTA ROSA IS CA 46069 60 °F 8.86 ft
San Nicolas Island, CA 46219 61 °F 8.20 ft
Santa Monica Basin 33NM WSW of Santa Monica, CA 46025 61 °F
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Santa Monica Bay, CA 46221 62 °F 3.61 ft
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Bechers Bay, Santa Rosa Island, California:  
2017-12-15 02:32 PM PST Low Tide -0.21
2017-12-15 08:47 PM PST High Tide 3.58
2017-12-16 01:41 AM PST Low Tide 1.97
2017-12-16 07:59 AM PST High Tide 5.57
2017-12-16 03:04 PM PST Low Tide -0.40
2017-12-16 09:25 PM PST High Tide 3.58
Prisoners Harbor, Santa Cruz Island, California:  
2017-12-15 02:31 PM PST Low Tide -0.18
2017-12-15 08:45 PM PST High Tide 3.47
2017-12-16 01:40 AM PST Low Tide 1.72
2017-12-16 07:57 AM PST High Tide 5.39
2017-12-16 03:03 PM PST Low Tide -0.35
2017-12-16 09:23 PM PST High Tide 3.46
San Nicolas Island, California:  
2017-12-15 02:26 PM PST Low Tide -0.18
2017-12-15 08:30 PM PST High Tide 3.39
2017-12-16 01:35 AM PST Low Tide 1.68
2017-12-16 07:42 AM PST High Tide 5.27
2017-12-16 02:58 PM PST Low Tide -0.34
2017-12-16 09:08 PM PST High Tide 3.39
Santa Barbara Island, California:  
2017-12-15 02:09 PM PST Low Tide -0.19
2017-12-15 08:18 PM PST High Tide 3.54
2017-12-16 01:18 AM PST Low Tide 1.76
2017-12-16 07:30 AM PST High Tide 5.51
2017-12-16 02:41 PM PST Low Tide -0.35
2017-12-16 08:56 PM PST High Tide 3.54
Wilson Cove, San Clemente Island, California:  
2017-12-15 02:02 PM PST Low Tide -0.19
2017-12-15 08:17 PM PST High Tide 3.62
2017-12-16 01:11 AM PST Low Tide 1.79
2017-12-16 07:29 AM PST High Tide 5.63
2017-12-16 02:34 PM PST Low Tide -0.36
2017-12-16 08:55 PM PST High Tide 3.62