Pismo Beach Ocean & Surf Report

Diablo Canyon Power Plant - Ocean/Surf Report for 10/27/2014

SWELL:
Arriving from the Northwest:
The northwesterly swell reached 11.8 feet with a 14 second period early Sunday morning. Today's 5- to 7-foot northwesterly (310-degree, deep-water) sea and swell (with a 5- to 11-second period) will decrease to 4 to 6 feet (with a 7- to 11-second period) Tuesday and remain at this height and period through Wednesday. A 4- to 6-foot west-northwesterly (290-degree, deep-water) swell (with an 8- to 11-second period) is forecast along our coastline Thursday into Friday. Combined with this swell, will be 2 to 3 foot southerly seas on Friday.

A 9- to 11-foot northwesterly (315-degree, deep-water) sea and swell (with a 5- to 15-second period) will arrive along our coastline this weekend.

Arriving from the South
None to report.

SEAWATER TEMPERATURE:
Intake seawater temperatures will range between 56 and 59 degrees through next Monday. the following weekend.

SEAWATER VISIBILITY:
Seawater visibility was 7 to 9 feet at the Diablo Canyon Intake.

OUTLOOK for SWELL:
DIR. NW HT. 4-6 PER. 7-11 Tuesday morning
Remaining at: DIR. NW HT. 4-6 PER. 7-11 Tuesday afternoon
Remaining at: DIR. NW HT. 4-6 PER. 7-11 Tuesday night

OUTLOOK for WINDS:
DIR. NE SPEED 15-20 + 25 Tuesday morning
Increasing to: DIR. NW SPEED 20-25 + 30 Tuesday afternoon
Decreasing to: DIR. N SPEED 10-15 Tuesday night

EXTENDED OCEAN CONDITION OUTLOOK:
A 9- to 11-foot northwesterly (315-degree, deep-water) sea and swell (with a 5- to 15-second period) will arrive along our coastline this weekend.