SANTA BARBARA, CA

Surf Forecast

AM
PM
Wednesday
1 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Ankle to knee high SW long period swell.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with ESE winds 5-10mph. Light sideshore texture conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the SE. Glassy conditions are expected for the late day with SW winds less than 5mph.

Wind Swell
6am
ESE 5mph WSW
0.5 ft @ 15sec
9am
ESE 7mph WSW
0.5 ft @ 15sec
12pm
SE 6mph SW
0.5 ft @ 18sec
3pm
SE 4mph SW
0.6 ft @ 18sec
6pm
WNW 3mph SW
0.6 ft @ 14sec
Thursday
1-2 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Knee high SW long period swell with occasional thigh high sets.

Conditions

Glassy in the morning with ESE winds less than 5mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting W 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:03:23 AM 0.38 ft03:36 PM 0.97 ft
High:09:38 AM 5.10 ft09:38 PM 5.15 ft
Wind Swell
6am
E 1mph SW
0.9 ft @ 17sec
9am
S 1mph SW
0.8 ft @ 16sec
12pm
W 5mph SW
0.8 ft @ 16sec
3pm
W 8mph SW
0.8 ft @ 16sec
6pm
WNW 9mph SW
0.8 ft @ 16sec
Friday
1-2 ft 1-2 ft

Surf

Knee high SW long period swell.

Conditions

Semi glassy in the morning with ESE winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the W.

TIDES
Low:03:50 AM 0.64 ft04:10 PM 0.81 ft
High:10:03 AM 5.17 ft10:14 PM 4.93 ft
Wind Swell
6am
ESE 5mph SW
0.8 ft @ 15sec
9am
ESE 4mph SW
0.7 ft @ 15sec
12pm
SW 5mph SW
0.7 ft @ 18sec
3pm
W 7mph SW
0.8 ft @ 18sec
6pm
WNW 7mph SW
0.7 ft @ 18sec
Saturday
2+ ft 2-3 ft

Surf

Knee to waist high SSW short period wind swell for the morning going more W during the day.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with NNE winds 5-10mph. Semi glassy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting to the WNW.

TIDES
Low:04:16 AM 0.94 ft04:44 PM 0.72 ft
High:10:26 AM 5.20 ft10:49 PM 4.67 ft
Wind Swell
6am
NNE 6mph SW
0.9 ft @ 16sec
9am
NNE 4mph W
2.1 ft @ 8sec
12pm
WNW 4mph W
2.4 ft @ 9sec
3pm
WNW 8mph W
3.1 ft @ 6sec
6pm
NNW 11mph W
3.4 ft @ 6sec
Sunday
2+ ft 2-3+ ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high W wind swell in the morning builds in the afternoon with occasional sets up to stomach high.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with N winds 15-20mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NW 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:04:40 AM 1.27 ft05:18 PM 0.71 ft
High:10:51 AM 5.18 ft11:26 PM 4.36 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 16mph W
2.2 ft @ 9sec
9am
N 12mph W
2.1 ft @ 8sec
12pm
NW 8mph W
2.3 ft @ 8sec
3pm
NW 14mph W
3.7 ft @ 6sec
6pm
NW 17mph W
4.1 ft @ 6sec
Monday
1-2 ft 2-3 ft

Surf

Ankle to knee high W short period wind swell in the morning builds to knee to waist high for the afternoon.

Conditions

Choppy with N winds 15-20mph in the morning shifting NNW 10-15mph in the afternoon.

TIDES
Low:05:05 AM 1.62 ft05:56 PM 0.76 ft
High:11:16 AM 5.11 ftN/A
Wind Swell
6am
N 19mph W
2.3 ft @ 6sec
9am
N 19mph W
2.1 ft @ 6sec
12pm
NNW 21mph W
2.4 ft @ 6sec
3pm
NNW 15mph W
3.0 ft @ 6sec
6pm
N 20mph W
3.3 ft @ 6sec
Tuesday
1-2 ft 1-3 ft

Surf

Knee to thigh high W short period wind swell with occasional waist high sets.

Conditions

Clean in the morning with N winds 15-20mph. Bumpy/semi bumpy conditions for the afternoon with the winds shifting NNW 5-10mph.

TIDES
Low:05:29 AM 1.97 ft06:38 PM 0.87 ft
High:12:07 AM 4.02 ft11:43 AM 4.99 ft
Wind Swell
6am
N 16mph W
2.1 ft @ 8sec
9am
N 13mph W
1.9 ft @ 6sec
12pm
N 9mph W
1.7 ft @ 6sec
3pm
N 13mph W
2.3 ft @ 6sec
6pm
N 17mph W
3.4 ft @ 6sec
79° Wind  Wind - KSBA
 SE @ 7 k ts
Buoy Data  Buoy 46216
 2.3ft @ 11sec
tides  Low: 02:51 AM
 High: 09:11 AM
Ocean Temperature
67°
Wetsuit
Guide
67
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Current Ocean Temp: 67
Recommended Wetsuit Gear:
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System Name
(From Last Advisory)
Last Advisory Date
(UTC)
Position Direction
 
Speed
mph (kts)
Pressure
mb (in)
Winds
mph (kts)
Lat Lon
TROPICAL DEPRESSION ROSLYN 1500 UTC WED SEP 28 2016 21N 115.2W NE 10 (8.6) 1007 (29.74) 34.8 (30.3)
TROPICAL STORM ULIKA 1500 UTC WED SEP 28 2016 14.5N 138.7W NNE 7 (6) 995 (29.38) 69.8 (60.7)