Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

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

PZZ600-052315-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 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...A 1028 MB HIGH
PRESSURE CENTER WAS LOCATED 300 NM WEST OF PORTLAND AND A WEAK
INVERTED TROUGH WAS ALONG THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST.


WEAK NORTHWESTERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY ACROSS THE
REGION THEN INCREASE ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. LOCALLY MODERATE
NORTHEAST FLOW WILL OCCUR NEARSHORE WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS IN
THE MORNING TO EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.

$$

PZZ645-052315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-052315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AT 16 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 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-052315-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 16 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 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING AROUND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-052315-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...E 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 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-052315-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-052315-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
859 AM PST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 16 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 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

KJ

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