Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

PZZ600-280630-
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

.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 PDT...A 1032 MB SURFACE HIGH
WAS LOCATED 700 NM WEST OF PORTLAND OREGON...AND A 1008 MB SURFACE
LOW WAS LOCATED NEAR LAS VEGAS. LOCALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL FLOW ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY...INCREASING
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. MAINLY LIGHT WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
INNER WATERS THROUGH SAT.

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PZZ645-280630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 18
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND
SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 1 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ670-280630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL EVENING GUSTS TO 25
KT. STRONGEST NORTH PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ673-280630-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL EVENING GUSTS TO 25
KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 14
SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ676-280630-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL EVENING GUSTS TO 25
KT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.THU...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT
AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ650-280630-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ655-280630-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
216 PM PDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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 SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND SW
2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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