Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
830 PM PDT MON OCT 16 2017

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POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
830 PM PDT MON OCT 16 2017

...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE FOR NORTHERN WATERS TUESDAY AND
TUESDAY NIGHT...

...LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL POSSIBLE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY IMPACTING
MORRO BAY HARBOR...

A MARGINALLY MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS WITH A SHORTWAVE TROUGH
WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TO THE
NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT. ANY
THUNDERSTORM THAT FORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY GUSTY
WINDS, ROUGH SEAS, AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

LATER IN THE WEEK, A DEVELOPING LARGE NORTHWESTERLY SWELL COULD
PRODUCE BREAKING WAVES AT THE MORRO BAY HARBOR ENTRANCE BETWEEN
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. IF THE LARGE SWELL DEVELOPS AS MODELED, THESE
CONDITIONS WOULD HAVE A HISTORY OF CAPSIZING VESSELS OF VARIOUS
SIZES RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH, EVEN TO THE MOST
EXPERIENCED MARINERS. MARINERS ARE URGED TO STAY ADVISED OF THIS
IMPENDING DANGEROUS SITUATION. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT THE
LOCAL HARBOR PATROL OR COAST GUARD STATION...AND CONTINUE TO
MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION.

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