Entrance Sounding

WARNING OF HAZARDOUS AND SHOALED CONDITIONS IN SANTA CRUZ HARBOR ENTRANCE CHANNEL

The Santa Cruz Harbor federal navigation channel is shallow, with shoaling extending across the entrance. Breaking waves across the entrance are expected to occur at all tides.

Mariners are advised to not transit the entrance at this time. As soon as conditions allow, depths will be determined and an updated sounding will be posted below.

Entrance Channel Update (click here)