Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

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

PZZ600-300415-
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 22Z...OR 3 PM PDT...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES
OVER THE ERN PAC WILL WEAKEN THROUGH MON AND THE REMNANTS OF A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS MON NIGHT. A RIDGE OF
HIGH PRES OVER THE CENTRAL PAC IS EXPECTED TO SHIFT E WHILE
STRENGTHENING MON THROUGH WED.

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PZZ645-300415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ670-300415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WRN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35
KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING N
20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
13 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ673-300415-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
NWRN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NWRN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
13 TO 16 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.

$$

PZZ676-300415-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ650-300415-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

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PZZ655-300415-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
228 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON 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 3 TO 5 FT
AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO
4 FT AND S 2 FT.

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