Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

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

PZZ600-231645-
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 09Z...OR 2 AM PST...A 992 MB LOW WAS 800 NM W
OF PORTLAND...WITH A COLD FRONT TRAILING SW OF THE THE LOW. A 1025
MB HIGH WAS LOCATED AROUND 600 NM W OF POINT CONCEPTION.
$$

PZZ645-231645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT.

$$

PZZ670-231645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE
EVENING, THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.

$$

PZZ673-231645-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

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

$$

PZZ676-231645-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

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

$$

PZZ650-231645-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

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

$$

PZZ655-231645-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
257 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

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

$$

MUNROE

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