Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

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

PZZ600-290415-
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 22Z...OR 3 PM PDT...A TROUGH OF LOW PRES
OVER THE SW STATES WILL PERSIST THROUGH SAT NIGHT AND THEN BEGIN
TO SHIFT NE SUN. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES OVER THE ERN PAC WILL CHANGE
LITTLE THROUGH FRI THEN WEAKEN SAT. A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO
SHIFT E OVER THE ERN PAC WHILE WEAKENING SUN THROUGH MON.

$$

PZZ645-290415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ670-290415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO
16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. STRONGEST W PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9
TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ673-290415-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
13 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 7 FT AND S 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ676-290415-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...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 12 TO
15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO
20 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 7 FT AND S 4 FT. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ650-290415-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST W PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST W PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ655-290415-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
225 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT. STRONGEST W PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST W PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S
3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
1 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
3 FT.

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