Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

PZZ600-282300-
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 15Z...OR 8 AM PDT...A 1030 MB HIGH WAS
LOCATED 400 NM W OF PORTLAND AND A 1001 MB LOW WAS NEAR YUMA.
WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE OUTER WATER
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED WITH LOCAL GALE FORCE GUSTS POSSIBLE ACROSS
W PORTIONS OF THE NEARSHORE WATERS AT TIMES THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS ARE
EXPECTED SATURDAY MORNING MAINLY FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS S OF
OXNARD.

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PZZ645-282300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.

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PZZ670-282300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 12 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.

$$

PZZ673-282300-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 10 FT.

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PZZ676-282300-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ650-282300-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. EASTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...EASTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING N 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...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 AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ655-282300-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
812 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT. EASTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING
BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS NEARSHORE
FROM POINT MUGU TO SANTA MONICA. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SUN 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 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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