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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary

PZZ600-180530-
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara
Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary
and National Park...at 22Z...or 2 PM PST...There was a 1027 MB high
was located over Nevada and a 1009 MB low pressure center was located
over northern Mexico. Gusty offshore winds are expected near shore
from Ventura to Santa Monica, and across the San Pedro Channel,
today. Smoke from the Thomas Fire may locally reduce visibilities
down to 2 NM for portions of the Coastal Waters near and south of
Point Conception.

$$

PZZ645-180530-
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TONIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less in the evening, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 6 ft at
12 seconds.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds,
subsiding to 3 to 4 ft at 11 seconds in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 3 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with
gusts to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 11 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt in the evening, becoming N 10 to
15 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 11 seconds.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to
6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ670-180530-
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 12 seconds,
subsiding to 6 ft at 12 seconds after midnight.
.MON...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds, subsiding to 4 ft at 11 seconds in
the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
NW swell 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt
in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less, becoming 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds. Slight chance of
showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 6 to 7 ft dominant period
11 seconds.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 7 to
9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ673-180530-
Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt or
less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 12 seconds,
subsiding to 6 ft at 12 seconds after midnight. Areas of smoke.
.MON...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 5 to 6 ft at 12 seconds, subsiding to 4 ft at 11 seconds in
the afternoon. Areas of smoke.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 4 to 5 ft at
11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt
in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less, becoming 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog in the
morning. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 11 seconds.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 7 to
9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.

$$

PZZ676-180530-
Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM
offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands-
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
8 to 10 ft at 12 seconds...becoming 5 to 7 ft at 12 seconds. Areas
of smoke.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds, becoming NW and
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft at 11 seconds in the afternoon. Areas of
smoke.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 5 ft at
11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
4 to 6 ft at 12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt
in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at
12 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
6 to 8 ft dominant period 12 seconds.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to
7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ650-180530-
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Eastern portion...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25
kt...becoming 5 to 10 kt later this evening. Western
portion...Variable winds 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W
swell 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds. Areas of smoke.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt or
less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds.
Areas of smoke.
.MON 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 11 seconds.
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 2 to 3 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at
12 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, becoming
10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 2 to 3 ft
at 12 seconds, becoming W and building to 4 to 5 ft at 12 seconds
after midnight.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft.

$$

PZZ655-180530-
Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa
Catalina and Anacapa Islands-
229 PM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Near shore from Point Mugu to Santa Monica...NE winds 15
to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt...becoming 5 to 10 kt later this
evening. Elsewhere...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 11 seconds. Areas
of smoke in the afternoon.
.MON 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 11 seconds.
.TUE...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 2 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 ft at 12 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 12 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...Western portion, W winds 20 to 25 kt becoming NW 10 to
15 kt after midnight. Elsewhere, W winds around 10 kt becoming N
around 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 1 ft at
12 seconds, becoming W and building to 3 to 5 ft at 12 seconds after
midnight.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft.

$$

Sweet

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