Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS56 KLOX 231550
CWFLOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ600-232230-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 16Z...OR 9 AM PDT...A LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE ERN PAC APPROXIMATELY 800 NM W OF POINT PIEDRAS
BLANCAS THIS EVENING AND MOVE NE WHILE DEEPENING. A FRONTAL
BOUNDARY WILL APPROACH THE AREA FRI NIGHT AND IS EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS SAT MORNING. HIGH PRES IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP W OF POINT CONCEPTION SAT NIGHT AND SHIFT E
SUN AND N WINDS WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN NEAR SHORE SUN.


$$

PZZ645-232230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
S 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ670-232230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25
KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ673-232230-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
NW PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.

$$

PZZ676-232230-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ650-232230-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ655-232230-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
850 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT.

$$



WWW.WEATHER.GOV/LOSANGELES






USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.