Ocean Conditions

Current National Weather Service Forecast

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

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April 21 ,2021


PZZ650-211800-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
202 AM PDT Wed Apr 21 2021

.TODAY...Western portion, W winds 10 to 20 kt. Eastern portion,
winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt in the evening, becoming variable
10 kt or less. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at
9 seconds.
.THU...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in
the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft
at 10 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
3 to 4 ft at 7 seconds.
.FRI...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in
the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft
at 8 seconds.
.FRI 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 4 ft at 6 seconds.
.SAT...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt
in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 to 4 ft. Chance of rain.

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