Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

PZZ600-281130-
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 04Z...OR 8 PM PST...A 1034 MB SURFACE HIGH
WAS OVER CENTRAL UTAH...WHILE A WEAK INVERTED SURFACE TROUGH WAS
CENTERED ALONG THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST. NORTH WINDS WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE OUTER WATERS BY SUNDAY NIGHT...SHIFTING TO THE
NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO LOCALLY STRONG SPEEDS LATE MON INTO
TUE. THERE IS A CHANCE OF GALE FORCE WINDS BETWEEN TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY.

$$

PZZ645-281130-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2
FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BECOMING 2
FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ670-281130-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ673-281130-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ676-281130-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4
TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ650-281130-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ655-281130-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
821 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1
TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20
KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 1
TO 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
1 TO 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. COMBINED
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N 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.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

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