Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

PZZ600-222315-
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 20Z...OR 12 PM PST...A 967 MB LOW PRESSURE
CENTER WAS LOCATED 100 NM SW OF SEATTLE. A FRONTAL SYSTEM
ASSOCIATED WITH THE LOW WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY
PRODUCING WIDESPREAD STRONG GALE FORCE WINDS. A VERY LARGE AND
DANGEROUS SWELL FROM THE STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH
MONDAY. THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ON MONDAY.

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PZZ645-222315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 14 TO 16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 14 TO
17 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
16 TO 18 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 17 TO 19 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 14 TO 16 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
13 TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 10 TO
13 FT.

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PZZ670-222315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 16 TO 17 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
15 TO 16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 16 TO 17 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 17 TO
18 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 18 TO 19 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
16 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
14 TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 10 TO
13 FT.

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PZZ673-222315-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 16 TO 17 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15
SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
15 TO 16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 16 TO 17 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 17 TO
18 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 18 TO 19 FT
AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 16 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
14 TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

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PZZ676-222315-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 KT.
STRONGEST EASTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
13 TO 16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 14 TO 17 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 12 TO 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 TO 14 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
10 FT.

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PZZ650-222315-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
EASTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
EASTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT
AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
13 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ655-222315-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
1206 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.

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