Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

PZZ600-280645-
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 21Z...OR 1 PM PST...A 1033 MB HIGH WAS
LOCATED 800 NM W OF SEATTLE...AND A 1001 MB LOW WAS OVER NEVADA.
ANOTHER 1006 MB LOW WAS CENTERED NEAR SEATTLE. A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTHWARD OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT...AND A SECOND FRONT WILL CROSS
THE WATERS ON SUN. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED SAT THROUGH SUN. STRONG NW WIND GUSTS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH EARLY SAT.

$$

PZZ645-280645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ670-280645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ673-280645-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ676-280645-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ650-280645-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ655-280645-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
226 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 25 TO
30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...SW
WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 10
TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S 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 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...W
WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.

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