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Weather

Marine Forcast

Below are the best weather maps for local stand up paddleboarding, kiteboarding, & surfing. The NOAA California buoys are about 20-40 miles offsore but typically provide a good estimate for wind. Hot weather can tend to block wind off the coast. Look for coastal temperatures below 70 for the best wind.

NOAA Buoys

Central Coast Wind Map

PZZ645-111230- Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM- 824 PM PST Sun Dec 10 2017
TONIGHT Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 12 seconds. Areas of smoke.
MON NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 15 seconds. Areas of smoke.
MON NIGHT NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds. Areas of smoke.
TUE NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with local gusts to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less becoming 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds, building to 7 to 8 ft at 14 seconds in the afternoon.
TUE NIGHT NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Local gusts to 20 kt in the evening. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 7 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.
WED NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 14 seconds.
WED NIGHT NW winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds.
THU N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to 9 ft.
FRI N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 to 9 ft.

Below are the best swell map for local stand up paddleboarding, kitesurfing, & surfing. The California Harvest buoy is about 20-40 miles offsore but typically provide a good estimate for incoming swell. Look for long period South Swell.

Deep Water Buoy

Current Conditions

Pismo Wind: NNE at 0.0 mph
Oceano Wind: at mph
San Francisco Buoy: East at 15.6 kts
Monterey Buoy: East at 15.6 kts
San Martin Buoy: East at 1.9 kts
Santa Maria Buoy: East at 3.9 kts
Pt. Arguello Buoy: Calm at
San Clemente Buoy: North at 3.9 kts

Port San Luis Tide Chart