Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

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

PZZ600-210530-
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 20Z...OR 1 PM PDT...A 984 MB LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WAS CENTERED IN THE GULF OF ALASKA AS A 1020 MB HIGH
PRESSURE WAS LOCATED 600 NM WEST OF POINT CONCEPTION. MODERATELY
STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL FLOW THROUGH THE OUTER
COASTAL WATERS LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. A
RELATIVELY LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD INTO THE COASTAL
WATERS TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY THEN PERSIST INTO MIDWEEK.

$$

PZZ645-210530-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS...BECOMING NW AND SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ670-210530-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
12 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
15 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.WED 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. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ673-210530-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 TO
14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ676-210530-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH
POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH
POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING
NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO
15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING AROUND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-210530-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. EASTERN PORTION...
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ655-210530-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
223 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5
FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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