Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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

PZZ600-251045-
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.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 PDT...A 1024 MB HIGH WAS
LOCATED 600 NM W OF PT CONCEPTION...AND A 1010 MB LOW WAS
CENTERED NEAR LAS VEGAS. NW WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE ON
WED...WITH MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG NW WINDS THROUGH SUN.

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PZZ645-251045-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ670-251045-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ673-251045-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST AROUND POINT CONCEPTION.
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-251045-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ650-251045-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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

$$

PZZ655-251045-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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