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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
815 AM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

PZZ673-676-190015-
/O.CON.KLOX.SC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180119T2100Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.GL.A.0003.180119T2100Z-180121T0500Z/
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-
815 AM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

* Winds...Northwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt are
  possible when winds are strongest.

* Seas...Combined seas of 14 to 17 feet with periods around 15
  seconds are possible when waves are largest.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous wind and sea
conditions will exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

A Gale Watch is issued when hazardous gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots are probable in the near future, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$

PZZ670-190015-
/O.CON.KLOX.SC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180121T1100Z/
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
815 AM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous wind and sea
conditions will exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

PZZ645-190015-
/O.CON.KLOX.SC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180121T1100Z/
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
815 AM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous wind and sea
conditions will exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

PZZ650-655-190015-
/O.CON.KLOX.GL.A.0003.180119T2100Z-180121T0500Z/
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-
815 AM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

* Winds...Northwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt are
  possible when winds are strongest.

* Seas...Combined seas of 8 to 11 feet with periods around 15
  seconds are possible when waves are largest.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Watch is issued when hazardous gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots are probable in the near future, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$


FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/LOSANGELES



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