Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

PZZ600-310515-
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 20Z...OR 1 PM PDT...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PAC...AND A 1004 MB THERMAL LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS.
STRONG NW FLOW WILL PERSIST OVER MUCH OF THE COASTAL WATERS
THROUGH TONIGHT.

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PZZ645-310515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. S SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 15
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL
2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20
KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ670-310515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT
AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ673-310515-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. S
SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ676-310515-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ650-310515-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING W 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 15
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 15
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20
KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ655-310515-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
210 PM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2
TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT
AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT
AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

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