Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1244 PM PST THU DEC 7 2017

PZZ650-655-080200-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
1244 PM PST THU DEC 7 2017

...HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS CONTINUING THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE INNER WATERS INCLUDING AVALON AND TWO
HARBORS...

GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND CHOPPY SEAS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
THIS EVENING OVER THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF VENTURA. WIND GUSTS
UP TO 35 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED UNTIL AROUND SUNSET THEN GRADUALLY
DIMINISH. A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THIS AREA THROUGH 6 PM
PST.

THESE WINDS WILL ESPECIALLY AFFECT NEARSHORE AREAS FROM VENTURA
TO SANTA MONICA...INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ AND ANACAPA ISLANDS. THESE
WINDS WILL ALSO MOVE THROUGH THE SAN PEDRO CHANNEL AND IMPACT MOST
OF THE UNPROTECTED FRONT SIDE OF CATALINA ISLAND...INCLUDING
AVALON AND TWO HARBORS.

THE WINDS WILL CREATE STEEP...CHOPPY WIND WAVES WITH NORTHEAST
SHORT PERIOD SWELL BUILDING UP TO 5 FEET. THE NORTHEAST SWELL AND
WIND WAVES WILL LIKELY IMPACT AVALON AND TWO HARBORS.

THIS IS A POTENTIAL HAZARDOUS SITUATION FOR AVALON AND TWO
HARBORS. IMPROPERLY ANCHORED OR MOORED VESSELS MAY BECOME LOOSE
AND DAMAGED...AND MAY CAUSE DAMAGE TO OTHER VESSELS IN THE
VICINITY.

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