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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

Point Piedras Blancas to San Mateo Point CA out 60 NM including the
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary

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215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Synopsis for the southern California coast and Santa Barbara
Channel including the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary
and National Park...at 10Z...or 2 AM PST...A 1038 MB surface high
 was located over southern Idaho. a 1027 MB high was 500 NM W of Pt.
Conception. Smoke from the Thomas fire may locally reduce
visibilities down to 1SM across the East Santa Barbara Channel
through Tuesday. Increasing northwest winds Friday into Saturday
may reach Gale levels across the outer waters North of Point
Conception.

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Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Areas of
smoke.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Areas of smoke.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds. Areas of smoke in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 16 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 7 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to
8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
7 ft.

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Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Strongest western
portion. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft dominant period 13 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Strongest
western portion. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at
13 seconds.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 16 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 8 to
9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Combined seas 6 to
8 ft.

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Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 14 seconds. Areas of smoke.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Areas of smoke.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds. Areas of smoke in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 3 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
.THU...Northwestern portion, NW winds 15 to 20 kt becoming 10 to
15 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 16 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to 8 ft at 16 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft.

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Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to 60 NM
offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands-
215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to
7 ft at 14 seconds. Areas of smoke.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Areas of smoke.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds. Areas of
smoke in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to
7 ft at 14 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
5 to 7 ft at 16 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Combined seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Combined seas 5 to
7 ft.

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East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...SE portion...NE winds 10 to 20 kt in the morning between
Ventura and Point Mugu in the morning. Otherwise,winds variable 10
kt or less...becoming w 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Except 10 to 15
kt NW portion in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5
ft at 14 seconds. Areas of smoke.
.TONIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
Areas of smoke.
.WED...Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming NW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
Areas of smoke in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 14 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 3 to 5 ft at 16 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
5 ft.

$$

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Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa
Catalina and Anacapa Islands-
215 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.TODAY...From Point Mugu to Malibu, and S of Palos Verdes across the
San Pedro Channel, NE winds 10 to 20 kt, otherwise, Winds variable 10
kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 14
seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds.
.TONIGHT...Ne winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
W 2 to 4 ft at 13 seconds and S 2 ft at 14 seconds.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to
4 ft at 13 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 13 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable 10 kt
or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 14 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
W swell 2 to 3 ft at 16 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT...Winds variable 10 kt or less. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 2 to 3 ft.

$$

CK

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