Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

PZZ600-122315-
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 17Z...OR 9 AM PST...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES
OVER THE ERN PAC AND OFFSHORE WATERS WILL STRENGTHEN THROUGH SUN
THEN WEAKEN MON THROUGH TUE.

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PZZ645-122315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
12 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF
DENSE FOG...WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ670-122315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST W PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS...BUILDING
TO 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
W PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF DENSE FOG...WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
W PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST W PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16
SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT.

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PZZ673-122315-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

.TODAY...NW PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 17
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF DENSE
FOG...WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NW PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5
TO 10 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 12
TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS. AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 14 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 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-
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 18 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AT 18 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF DENSE FOG...WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN
NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
16 SECONDS. AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO
15 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ650-122315-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 17 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF DENSE
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ655-122315-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
835 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W 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 17 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF DENSE
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT.

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