Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

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

PZZ600-291145-
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT...A 1029 MB HIGH WAS 700
NM W OF POINT CONCEPTION...AND A 1007 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS.
MODERATE TO STRONG NW WINDS WILL WEAKEN SOMEWHAT OVERNIGHT...BUT
WILL INCREASE AGAIN LATE FRI AFTERNOON TO NEAR OR ABOVE GALE
FORCE...AND REMAIN AT LEAST LOCALLY STRONG THROUGH SAT.

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PZZ645-291145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT UNTIL
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ670-291145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 12 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ673-291145-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 7 FT AND S 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ676-291145-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO
20 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 7 FT AND S 4 FT. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ650-291145-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT
UNTIL MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION... W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST W PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7
FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ655-291145-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
816 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...WINDS
SW 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST W PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S
3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
1 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
3 FT.

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