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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

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243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 09Z...OR 2 AM PDT...A 1036 MB SURFACE HIGH
WAS LOCATED ABOUT 550 NM NORTHWEST OF SEATTLE...WHILE A 1009 MB
THERMAL LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. GUSTY NORTHWEST FLOW OVER THE
OUTER WATERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. MAINLY
LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...EXCEPT
THE WEST PORTION OF THE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT.

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POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
PATCHY SMOKE 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. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AND S 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AND S 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.

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WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT
AT 6 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

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OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 6 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

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EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

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INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
243 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 6
SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
PATCHY SMOKE IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 7 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL
2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT
AND S 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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