Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

PZZ600-032315-
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 16Z...OR 8 AM PST...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE
WAS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1010 MB LOW WAS NEAR SAN DIEGO.
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE NW FLOW WILL DEVELOP TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN BECOME WEAK N FLOW ON WED. ACROSS THE INNER
WATERS...WEAK FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WED.

$$

PZZ645-032315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10
SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ670-032315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ673-032315-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. STRONGEST AROUND POINT
CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ676-032315-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ650-032315-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
1 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.

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PZZ655-032315-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
856 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10
SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 19 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 3 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT.

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