Channel Islands Harbor

Ocean Conditions

Current National Weather Service Forecast

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

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June 20 ,2018


PZZ650-201630-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
258 AM PDT Wed Jun 20 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. W
swell 2 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with local gusts to 20 kt in the
evening, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3
ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 7 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog
in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in
the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt early, becoming SW 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft.
Patchy fog.