Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

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

PZZ600-161800-
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 08Z...OR 1 AM PDT...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1007 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. ACROSS
THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE IN
THE WEEK. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...WEAK TO LOCALLY MODERATE W TO
NW FLOW IS EXPECTED DURING EACH AFTERNOON TO EVENING PERIOD.

$$

PZZ645-161800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-161800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ673-161800-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST AROUND
POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-161800-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14
SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-161800-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

PZZ655-161800-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
256 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS
AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT
AND SW 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
1 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

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