Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

PZZ600-181145-
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 7 PM PST...A 1035 MB HIGH WAS
OVER WESTERN WYOMING...AND A 1023 MB HIGH WAS 350 NM SW OF POINT
CONCEPTION. A COUPLE OF FRONTAL SYSTEMS WILL BRING GUSTY S WINDS
TO THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND AGAIN THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI MORNING.
A VERY LARGE LONG PERIOD W SWELL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS FRI
INTO SAT.

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PZZ645-181145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
14 TO 17 FT...BUILDING TO 16 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 16 TO
19 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
16 FT. RAIN.

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PZZ670-181145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT
AT 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 TO 14 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 14 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 18 TO 21 FT...BUILDING TO
20 TO 23 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 19 TO
23 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 15 TO
18 FT. RAIN.

$$

PZZ673-181145-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
12 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
17 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING W
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 18 TO
21 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 18 TO
22 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO
17 FT. RAIN.

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PZZ676-181145-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING W
15 TO 25 KT LATE. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11
SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO
30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 TO 15 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 17 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING W
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 16 TO 19 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 16 TO
19 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO
15 FT. RAIN.

$$

PZZ650-181145-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5
FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...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...BUILDING TO 13 TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.

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PZZ655-181145-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
803 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT
AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING W
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.

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