Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

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

PZZ600-310415-
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 21Z...OR 2 PM PST...A 1033 MB HIGH PRESSURE
CENTER WAS LOCATED 650 NM NORTHWEST OF POINT CONCEPTION. WINDS WILL
BE ELEVATED THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY. SHORT PERIOD SEAS WILL DOMINATE
THE WATERS.

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PZZ645-310415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BECOMING NW AND SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO
12 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ670-310415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT... BECOMING 15
TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12
SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
13 TO 16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 15 TO 18 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.

$$

PZZ673-310415-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO
16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ676-310415-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 50 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 KT. STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT
BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 25 TO
30 KT BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ650-310415-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ655-310415-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
157 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT 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 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 17 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

$$
KJ

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