Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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

PZZ600-270615-
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.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 PST...A 1025 MB HIGH WAS
600 NM SW OF POINT CONCEPTION AND A 986 MB LOW WAS LOCATED IN THE
GULF OF ALASKA. WINDS WILL BE ELEVATED DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS AND
WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT. A SHORT PERIOD SWELL WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ645-270615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ670-270615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT EARLY
BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO
30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ673-270615-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ676-270615-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...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 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ650-270615-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ655-270615-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
203 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING
W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

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