Channel Islands Harbor

Ocean Conditions

Current National Weather Service Forecast

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

Check here for wind, waves and swell information for the next 5 days. To view this information directly on the NWA website, you can click here.

August 15 ,2020


PZZ650-151015-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
857 PM PDT Fri Aug 14 2020

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2
to 3 ft at 5 seconds.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft
at 7 seconds. Slight chance of tstms in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 5 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 6 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 6 seconds.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 2 to 4 ft.