Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

PZZ600-251100-
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT...A 1025 MB HIGH WAS 1000
NM W OF PT CONCEPTION...AND A 1007 MB HIGH WAS OVER NEVADA.
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS...MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG W TO NW
WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. STRONGER W TO NW WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO SPREAD ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
BEHIND A FAST MOVING COLD FRONT...WITH GALE FORCE GUSTS LIKELY
ACROSS THE WATERS S OF PT CONCEPTION.

$$

PZZ645-251100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 2 TO 3  FT.
NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

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PZZ670-251100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

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PZZ673-251100-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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PZZ676-251100-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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PZZ650-251100-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35
KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

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PZZ655-251100-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
815 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...EXCEPT 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
35 KT. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT
BY THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 15 TO
20 KT BY THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING NW 20
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...WESTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.

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