Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

PZZ600-172330-
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 16Z...OR 8 AM PST...A 1032 MB HIGH WAS
OVER IDAHO. A COUPLE OF FRONTAL SYSTEMS WILL BRING GUSTY S WINDS
TO THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND AGAIN THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI MORNING. A
VERY LARGE LONG PERIOD W SWELL WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS FRI
INTO SAT.

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PZZ645-172330-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
S 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 12 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO
17 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 16 TO
19 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ670-172330-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS. RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT
17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT
AT 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 TO 14 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 17 TO
20 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 19 TO 23 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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PZZ673-172330-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS. RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT
17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 TO
13 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 17 TO
20 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 18 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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PZZ676-172330-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO
17 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 16 TO
19 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ650-172330-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ655-172330-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
849 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT LATE IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AT
15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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