Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

PZZ600-180415-
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 21Z...OR 2 PM PDT...A 998 MB LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WAS CENTERED 400 NM WEST OF EUREKA CALIFORNIA AND TROPICAL
STORM ODILE WAS CENTERED IN THE NORTHERN GULF OF CALIFORNIA.

ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS... MODERATE NORTHWEST FLOW WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS... WEAK TO
LOCALLY MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW IS EXPECTED IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING PERIODS ESPECIALLY IN THE WESTERN PORTION OF
THE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL.

$$

PZZ645-180415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-180415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-180415-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-180415-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-180415-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-180415-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
221 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...SW
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND
SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
1 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

KJ

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