Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

PZZ600-221145-
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 7 PM PST...A 1029 MB HIGH WAS
CENTERED 500 NM W OF POINT CONCEPTION...AND WEAK LOW PRES WAS
ACROSS THE NEAR-SHORE WATERS. NW GALES WILL AFFECT THE OUTER
WATERS THROUGH MON. GUSTY NW TO N WINDS WILL AFFECT THE WESTERN
SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL THROUGH MON MORNING. GUSTY OFFSHORE FLOW AND
SHORT PERIOD SEAS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM
OXNARD TO SANTA MONICA TUE MORNING.

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PZZ645-221145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NE. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ670-221145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35
KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE EVENING. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ673-221145-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11
FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ676-221145-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING NW
20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14
SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO
15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ650-221145-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 35 KT. EASTERN PORTION... NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5
TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...EASTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
T0 30 KT. WESTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ655-221145-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
823 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...FROM POINT MUGU TO SANTA MONICA...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

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