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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary

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226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

.Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara
Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary
and National Park...at 09Z...or 1 AM PST...A 1040 MB high was
900 NM W of Eureka and a 1012 MB low was over S Nevada. Gusty
NW winds will persist through this evening, resulting in building
short period seas.

$$

PZZ645-231830-
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt with gusts
to 30 kt by the afternoon. Combined seas 5 to 6 ft dominant period
18 seconds, building to 6 to 8 ft dominant period 18 seconds in
the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt in the evening,
becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period
17 seconds, subsiding to 5 ft dominant period 16 seconds after
midnight.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt with gusts to
30 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 5 to 6 ft dominant period
16 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined
seas 7 to 9 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft
dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft dominant period 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt in the evening, becoming
N 10 to 15 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft
after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
6 to 8 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas
5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.

$$

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Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Strongest
western portion. Combined seas 6 to 7 ft dominant period
18 seconds, building to 8 to 9 ft dominant period 18 seconds
in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming
N 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt after midnight.
Combined seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period 17 seconds, subsiding
to 5 to 6 ft dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt with gusts
to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 4 to 5 ft dominant
period 16 seconds, building to 6 to 7 ft dominant period
16 seconds in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming
15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt after midnight. Combined seas
10 to 11 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 8 to 10 ft
dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
7 to 9 ft dominant period 8 seconds, subsiding to 6 to 7 ft
dominant period 8 seconds in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined
seas 8 to 9 ft, subsiding to 6 to 8 ft after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
7 to 9 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
7 to 10 ft. Chance of showers.

$$

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Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas
5 to 6 ft dominant period 18 seconds, building to 8 to 9 ft
dominant period 18 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming
N 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Combined
seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period 17 seconds, subsiding to 5 to
6 ft dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt with gusts
to 35 kt in the afternoon. Strongest northwestern portion. Combined
seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 16 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming
15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt after midnight. Combined seas
10 to 11 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 7 to 10 ft
dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
6 to 8 ft dominant period 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined
seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
7 to 9 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
7 to 10 ft. Slight chance of showers.

$$

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Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM
offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands-
226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Strongest NW
of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 5 to 6 ft dominant period
18 seconds, building to 8 to 9 ft dominant period 18 seconds
in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming
N 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Strongest
NW of San Nicolas Island. Combined seas 8 to 9 ft dominant period
17 seconds, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft dominant period 16 seconds after
midnight.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt with gusts to
35 kt in the afternoon. Strongest NW of San Nicolas Island.
Combined seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 16 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, becoming
15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt after midnight. Combined seas
8 to 11 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 6 to 8 ft
dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
6 to 8 ft dominant period 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW of San Nicolas Island, NW winds 20 to 25 kt.
Elsewhere, NW winds 15 to 20 kt becoming 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft. Slight
chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
7 to 9 ft. Slight chance of showers.

$$

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East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt. Strongest
western portion. Combined seas 3 to 5 ft dominant period 18 seconds,
building to 5 to 7 ft dominant period 18 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with local gusts to 30 kt, becoming
N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Combined
seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 17 seconds, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft
dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SAT...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 15 to 25 kt with
gusts to 30 kt in the afternoon. Strongest western portion.
Combined seas 3 to 5 ft dominant period 16 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, becoming
10 to 15 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Combined
seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 16 seconds, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft
dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 3 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas
5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas
4 to 6 ft. Slight chance of showers.

$$

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Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa
Catalina and Anacapa Islands-
226 AM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Strongest
western portion. Combined seas 4 to 5 ft dominant period
18 seconds, building to 5 to 7 ft dominant period 18 seconds
in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, becoming
N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Strongest western portion. Combined
seas 5 to 7 ft dominant period 17 seconds, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft
dominant period 16 seconds after midnight.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt with gusts
to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to
4 ft at 16 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, becoming
NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
3 to 4 ft at 16 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
3 ft at 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Slight
chance of showers.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 4 to 6 ft. Slight
chance of showers.

$$

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