Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

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

PZZ600-190515-
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 23Z...OR 3 PM PST...A COLD FRONT
APPROXIMATELY 500 NM W OF POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS WILL APPROACH THE
AREA WHILE WEAKENING TONIGHT AND THE REMNANTS WILL MOVE OVER THE
AREA FRI THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER
THE ERN PAC SAT AND BUILD INLAND THROUGH SUN. THE RIDGE OF HIGH
PRES WILL CHANGE LITTLE MON THROUGH TUE.


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PZZ645-190515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...
BECOMING W AND BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT AT 19 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 11 TO 14 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO
11 FT.

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PZZ670-190515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 19 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 14 TO 15 FT AT 19 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
13 TO 14 FT AT 18 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
12 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT.

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PZZ673-190515-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 13 TO 14 FT AT 19 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 12 TO
15 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
N 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 10
TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT.

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PZZ676-190515-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT AT 19 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO
15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

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PZZ650-190515-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FT AT 19 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ655-190515-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
231 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 5 FT.

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