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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
716 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

PZZ645-650-655-670-673-676-210200-
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-
716 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...DANGEROUS BREAKING WAVES POSSIBLE AT THE MORRO BAY AND VENTURA
HARBOR ENTRANCES THROUGH SUNDAY...

...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS TODAY...

A LARGE LONG-PERIOD WESTERLY SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE
COASTAL WATERS TODAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS LARGE SWELL MAY
PRODUCE BREAKING WAVES AT THE MORRO BAY AND VENTURA HARBOR
ENTRANCES TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THESE CONDITIONS HAVE A HISTORY
OF CAPSIZING VESSELS OF VARIOUS SIZES RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY
OR DEATH...EVEN TO THE MOST EXPERIENCED MARINERS. MARINERS ARE
URGED TO STAY CLEAR OF THE HARBOR ENTRANCE. FOR MORE
INFORMATION...CONTACT THE LOCAL HARBOR PATROL OR COAST GUARD
STATION...AND CONTINUE TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR THE
LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONALLY...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY.
UNSTABLE AIR...ASSOCIATED WITH THIS STORM...MAY GENERATE STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY
SOUTH OF VENTURA. ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING LOCALLY STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...HEAVY
RAINFALL WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS.

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GOMBERG/RAT



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