Check out local marine forecasts and surf conditions and watch live webcams.
NOAA, National Weather Service Marine Forecast
Get updated information on swells, wind, and general weather forecasts for the Santa Barbara Channel through the National Weather Service.
Provides a general surf forecast for the Santa Barbara region. Forecast for 3 days available in free version or upgrade to premium for a 17 day forecast. Information includes overall condition outlook, surf height, wind, tides, and weather.
Summary forecasts of surf height and direction, as well as wind speed and direction for Refugio, El Capitan, Sands, Coal Oil Point, Campus Point, Leadbetter, Sandspitt, Hammond’s, Carpinteria State Beach, Tar Pits, and Rincon.
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