Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

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

PZZ600-301200-
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 02Z...OR 7 PM PDT...HIGH PRESSURE WAS
OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1008 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS.
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
WED. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...WEAK TO LOCALLY MODERATE W TO NW
FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WED.

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PZZ645-301200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT
IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW 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. NW SWELL 5 TO 7
FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ670-301200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
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. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ673-301200-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE AFTERNOON...WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND S
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ676-301200-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.FRI...NW 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...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ650-301200-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...EASTERN PORTION...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING NE
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WESTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10
KT OR LESS. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...EASTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. WESTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ655-301200-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
817 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

.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 TO 3 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3
FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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 2 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...FROM POINT MUGU TO SANTA MONICA...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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