Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
222 AM PDT FRI APR 22 2016

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POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
222 AM PDT FRI APR 22 2016

...GALE FORCE WIND OUTLOOK FOR OUTER COASTAL WATERS SATURDAY NIGHT
INTO SUNDAY MORNING...

...GALE FORCE WIND OUTLOOK FOR ALL SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA COASTAL
WATERS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

A PROLONGED PERIOD OF NORTHWEST GALE FORCE WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE
FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.
INITIALLY...THE GALE FORCE WINDS WILL BE FOCUSED ACROSS THE OUTER
COASTAL WATERS ON SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING. FROM SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...THE GALE FORCE WINDS WILL
POTENTIALLY BE WIDESPREAD...EXPANDING INTO THE INNER COASTAL
WATERS. DURING THIS PERIOD...WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...AND UP TO 45 KNOTS IN THE OUTER
WATERS.

DUE TO THE POTENTIAL STRENGTH AND DURATION OF THIS GALE FORCE WIND
EVENT...A PROLONGED PERIOD OF LARGE AND CHOPPY SEA CONDITIONS WILL
BE POSSIBLE...WITH COMBINED SEAS OF 10 TO 15 FEET POSSIBLE.

A GALE WATCH MAY BE ISSUED FOR THE UPCOMING EVENT AND IS ISSUED
WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED.

BEFORE SETTING OFF AND WHILE UNDERWAY ALWAYS LISTEN TO NOAA
WEATHER RADIO FOR THE LATEST WARNINGS AND FORECASTS.

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