Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

PZZ600-250430-
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.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 PST...A 1027 MB HIGH WAS 600 NM
SW OF POINT CONCEPTION. THIS HIGH WILL MOVE N THROUGH THE WEEKEND,
THEN STRENGTHEN AND PUSH INLAND OVER N CALIFORNIA MON INTO TUE, WITH
WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THROUGH WED. A SHORT PERIOD
SWELL WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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PZZ645-250430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25
KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 20 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 20 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.

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PZZ670-250430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN IN
THE EVENING, THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 14
SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.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 9 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 20 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 20 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
13 FT.

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PZZ673-250430-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25
KT. STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
20 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 20 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
12 FT.

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PZZ676-250430-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 T0 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.

$$

PZZ650-250430-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. EASTERN
PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MON...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. EASTERN PORTION...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON 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 9 TO
11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

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PZZ655-250430-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
807 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10
TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 6
FT AT 6 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
.MON...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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