Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

PZZ600-210515-
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 23Z...OR 3 PM PST...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES
CENTERED SW OF POINT CONCEPTION WILL STRENGTHEN WHILE SHIFTING NE
AND BUILD INLAND THROUGH SUN. THE RIDGE WILL THEN PERSIST OVER
THE ERN PAC WHILE STRENGTHENING OVER THE GREAT BASIN MON THROUGH
TUE.

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PZZ645-210515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.


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PZZ670-210515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 13 TO
14 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 11 TO 12 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 5 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT.
.WED AND THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

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PZZ673-210515-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 12 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS.
.TUE...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...N
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.

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PZZ676-210515-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20
KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16
SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

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PZZ650-210515-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ655-210515-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
231 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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