Channel Islands Harbor

Ocean Conditions

Current National Weather Service Forecast

Santa Barbara Channel / National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

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July 17 ,2018


PZZ650-172215-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
909 AM PDT Tue Jul 17 2018

.TODAY...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 7 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 7 seconds. Patchy fog
after midnight.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 7 seconds. Patchy fog
in the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming variable
10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 1 ft at 7 seconds.
.THU...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming variable
10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft. Patchy fog.