Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

PZZ600-241630-
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.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 1025 MB HIGH WAS 800
NM SW OF POINT CONCEPTION...AND A 1016 MB HIGH WAS OVER NORTHERN
NEVADA. ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG W
TO NW WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THU. STRONGER W TO NW WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO SPREAD ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ645-241630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

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PZZ670-241630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15
TO 25 KT LATE. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

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PZZ673-241630-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25
KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST NEAR
POINT CONCEPTION TO THE CHANNEL ISLANDS. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
STRONGEST NEAR POINT CONCEPTION TO THE CHANNEL ISLANDS. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
STRONGEST NEAR POINT CONCEPTION TO THE CHANNEL ISLANDS. COMBINED SEAS 8
TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
STRONGEST NEAR POINT CONCEPTION TO THE CHANNEL ISLANDS. COMBINED SEAS 10
TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 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-
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 15
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...WITH POSSIBLE TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.

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EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS..BECOMING W TO NW 10 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. W SWELL 3
TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT BY THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35
KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

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PZZ655-241630-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
237 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE
GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW
15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS
TO 35 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10
KT BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT BY THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6
TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE
GUSTS TO 35 KT. BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ELSEWHERE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.

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