Station 46268 - Topanga Nearshore, CA (103) Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 46268


Conditions at 46268 as of
(7:30 pm PDT on 04/14/2024)
0230 GMT on 04/15/2024:
     

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 3.0 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 14 sec
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Period (APD): 5.9 sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction Mean Wave Direction (MWD):SSW ( 203 deg true )
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 57.0 °F
Previous observations
TIME
(PDT)
5-day plot - Wind Direction
WDIR
 
5-day plot - Wind Speed
WSPD
kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust
GST
kts
5-day plot - Wave Height
WVHT
ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period
DPD
sec
5-day plot - Average Wave Period
APD
sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction
MWD
 
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure
PRES
in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency
PTDY
in
5-day plot - Air Temperature
ATMP
°F
5-day plot - Water Temperature
WTMP
°F
5-day plot - Dew Point
DEWP
°F
5-day plot - Salinity
SAL
psu
5-day plot - Visibility
VIS
nmi
5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
TIDE
ft
2024-04-14 07:00 pm--- 2.6 145.7SSW--- 56.8----
2024-04-14 06:30 pm--- 3.0 155.8SSW--- 56.7----
2024-04-14 06:00 pm--- 3.0 145.5SSW--- 56.7----
2024-04-14 05:30 pm--- 2.6 145.1SSW--- 56.7----
2024-04-14 05:00 pm--- 3.3 145.1SSW--- 56.7----
2024-04-14 04:30 pm--- 3.0 144.7SSW--- 56.7----
2024-04-14 04:00 pm--- 3.0 145.1SSW--- 56.7----
2024-04-14 03:30 pm--- 3.0 145.2SSW--- 56.7----
2024-04-14 03:00 pm--- 2.6 136.2SSW--- 56.8----
2024-04-14 02:30 pm--- 2.6 136.2SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 02:00 pm--- 2.3 146.3SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 01:30 pm--- 2.3 156.1SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 01:00 pm--- 2.6 136.5SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 12:30 pm--- 2.3 156.2SSW--- 57.2----
2024-04-14 12:00 pm--- 2.3 156.3SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 11:30 am--- 2.3 135.8SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 11:00 am--- 2.3 135.7SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 10:30 am--- 2.3 146.0SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 10:00 am--- 2.3 136.7SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 09:30 am--- 2.3 137.2SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 09:00 am--- 2.3 147.3SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 08:30 am--- 2.3 136.9SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 08:00 am--- 2.3 156.7SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 07:30 am--- 2.3 136.5SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 07:00 am--- 2.6 156.9SSW--- 57.2----
2024-04-14 06:30 am--- 2.6 136.5SSW--- 57.4----
2024-04-14 06:00 am--- 2.6 136.5SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 05:30 am--- 2.6 137.0SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 05:00 am--- 2.3 156.8SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 04:30 am--- 2.6 157.1 S--- 57.7----
2024-04-14 04:00 am--- 2.3 156.9SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 03:30 am--- 2.6 137.2SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 03:00 am--- 2.3 136.6SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 02:30 am--- 2.6 156.7SSW--- 57.7----
2024-04-14 02:00 am--- 2.3 156.3SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 01:30 am--- 2.3 156.3 S--- 57.6----
2024-04-14 01:00 am--- 2.3 156.2SSW--- 57.7----
2024-04-14 12:30 am--- 2.6 156.6 S--- 57.7----
2024-04-14 12:00 am--- 2.3 136.2SSW--- 57.9----
2024-04-13 11:30 pm--- 2.3 156.4SSW--- 57.9----
2024-04-13 11:00 pm--- 2.3 136.3SSW--- 57.9----
2024-04-13 10:30 pm--- 2.0 136.1SSW--- 58.1----
2024-04-13 10:00 pm--- 2.3 157.3SSW--- 58.3----
2024-04-13 09:30 pm--- 2.3 156.8SSW--- 58.1----
2024-04-13 09:00 pm--- 2.3 136.0SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-13 08:30 pm--- 2.3 135.0SSW--- 57.6----
2024-04-13 08:00 pm--- 2.3 145.3SSW--- 57.4----

Detailed Wave Summary
for 46268 as of
(7:30 pm PDT on 04/14/2024)
0230 GMT on 04/15/2024:

These wave data are displayed in rounded times.

     

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Significant Wave Height Significant Wave Height (WVHT): 3.0 ft
5-day plot - Swell Height Swell Height (SwH): 1.6 ft
5-day plot - Swell Period Swell Period (SwP): 14.3 sec
5-day plot - Swell Direction Swell Direction (SwD):SSW
5-day plot - Wind Wave Height Wind Wave Height (WWH): 2.6 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave Period Wind Wave Period (WWP): 9.1 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction Wind Wave Direction (WWD): SW
5-day plot - Wave Steepness Wave Steepness (STEEPNESS): AVERAGE
5-day plot - Average Wave Period Average Wave Period (APD): 5.9 sec
Previous observations
TIME
(PDT)
5-day plot - Wave Height
WVHT
ft
5-day plot - Swell Height
SwH
ft
5-day plot - Swell Period
SwP
sec
5-day plot - Swell Direction
SwD
 
5-day plot - Wind Wave Height
WWH
ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave Period
WWP
sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction
WWD
 
5-day plot - Wave Steepness
STEEPNESS
 
5-day plot - Average Wave Period
APD
sec
2024-04-14 07:00 pm 2.6 1.6 14.3SSW 2.3 8.7 SW AVERAGE 5.7
2024-04-14 06:30 pm 3.0 2.0 15.4SSW 2.3 6.7 WSW AVERAGE 5.8
2024-04-14 06:00 pm 3.0 1.6 14.3SSW 2.3 8.0 WSW AVERAGE 5.5
2024-04-14 05:30 pm 2.6 1.3 14.3SSW 2.3 8.7 SW AVERAGE 5.1
2024-04-14 05:00 pm 3.0 1.6 14.3SSW 2.6 8.3 WSW AVERAGE 5.1
2024-04-14 04:30 pm 3.0 1.6 14.3SSW 2.3 8.0 SW AVERAGE 4.7
2024-04-14 04:00 pm 3.0 1.6 14.3SSW 2.3 9.5 SW AVERAGE 5.1
2024-04-14 03:30 pm 2.6 1.6 14.3SSW 2.3 9.1 SW AVERAGE 5.2
2024-04-14 03:00 pm 2.6 1.6 13.3SSW 2.3 8.7 SW AVERAGE 6.2
2024-04-14 02:30 pm 2.6 1.3 13.3SSW 2.0 7.7 SW N/A 6.2
2024-04-14 02:00 pm 2.3 1.6 14.3SSW 2.0 6.9 SW N/A 6.3
2024-04-14 01:30 pm 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.6 7.4 SW N/A 6.1
2024-04-14 01:00 pm 2.6 1.6 12.5SSW 2.0 6.9 SW N/A 6.5
2024-04-14 12:30 pm 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 2.0 7.1 WSW N/A 6.2
2024-04-14 12:00 pm 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.6 7.1 WSW N/A 6.3
2024-04-14 11:30 am 2.3 1.6 13.3SSW 2.0 6.2 WSW N/A 5.8
2024-04-14 11:00 am 2.3 1.3 13.3SSW 2.0 7.1 WSW N/A 5.7
2024-04-14 10:30 am 2.3 1.3 14.3SSW 2.0 8.3 SW N/A 6.0
2024-04-14 10:00 am 2.3 1.3 13.3SSW 1.6 9.1 SW N/A 6.7
2024-04-14 09:30 am 2.3 1.6 12.5SSW 1.6 9.5 SW N/A 7.2
2024-04-14 09:00 am 2.3 1.6 14.3SSW 1.6 9.1 SW N/A 7.3
2024-04-14 08:30 am 2.3 1.6 13.3SSW 1.6 8.7 SW N/A 6.9
2024-04-14 08:00 am 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.6 9.5 SW N/A 6.7
2024-04-14 07:30 am 2.3 1.6 12.5SSW 1.6 8.0 WSW N/A 6.5
2024-04-14 07:00 am 2.6 2.0 15.4SSW 1.6 7.7 WSW N/A 6.9
2024-04-14 06:30 am 2.6 1.6 13.3SSW 2.0 7.1 WSW N/A 6.5
2024-04-14 06:00 am 2.6 1.6 12.5SSW 2.0 9.5 SW N/A 6.5
2024-04-14 05:30 am 2.6 2.0 13.3SSW 2.0 9.5 SW SWELL 7.0
2024-04-14 05:00 am 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 2.0 7.7 WSW N/A 6.8
2024-04-14 04:30 am 2.6 1.6 15.4 S 2.0 8.7 WSW N/A 7.1
2024-04-14 04:00 am 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.6 4.8 WSW N/A 6.9
2024-04-14 03:30 am 2.6 2.0 13.3SSW 1.6 4.7 WSW N/A 7.2
2024-04-14 03:00 am 2.3 1.6 13.3SSW 1.6 5.0 WSW N/A 6.6
2024-04-14 02:30 am 2.6 2.0 15.4SSW 1.6 5.0 WSW N/A 6.7
2024-04-14 02:00 am 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.6 4.9 SW N/A 6.3
2024-04-14 01:30 am 2.3 1.6 15.4 S 1.6 4.4 SW N/A 6.3
2024-04-14 01:00 am 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.6 4.8 WSW N/A 6.2
2024-04-14 12:30 am 2.6 2.0 15.4 S 1.6 4.7 WSW N/A 6.6
2024-04-14 12:00 am 2.3 1.6 13.3SSW 1.6 4.7 SW N/A 6.2
2024-04-13 11:30 pm 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.6 4.5 SW N/A 6.4
2024-04-13 11:00 pm 2.3 1.6 13.3SSW 1.3 4.8 SW N/A 6.3
2024-04-13 10:30 pm 2.0 1.3 13.3SSW 1.6 5.0 SW N/A 6.1
2024-04-13 10:00 pm 2.3 2.0 15.4SSW 1.3 4.8 SSW N/A 7.3
2024-04-13 09:30 pm 2.3 1.6 15.4SSW 1.3 5.0 SSW N/A 6.8
2024-04-13 09:00 pm 2.3 1.6 13.3SSW 1.6 4.8 SSW N/A 6.0
2024-04-13 08:30 pm 2.3 1.3 13.3SSW 1.6 4.5 SSW N/A 5.0
2024-04-13 08:00 pm 2.3 1.6 14.3SSW 2.0 4.3 SSW N/A 5.3

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)


Disclaimer: Ocean current directions are reported to the nearest 10 degrees and speeds are measured to the nearest whole centimeter per second.

Ocean Current Data for 46268

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
7:30 pm PDT 7:00 pm PDT 6:30 pm PDT 6:00 pm PDT 5:30 pm PDT 5:00 pm PDT 4:30 pm PDT
Depth
ft
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
Dir
°
Speed
kts
3 250 0.21240 0.23270 0.12320 0.10300 0.14310 0.16300 0.25

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 46268

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