Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

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

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215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 21Z...OR 1 PM PST...A 1032 MB HIGH WAS
CENTERED 700 NM NW OF POINT CONCEPTION. A 1009 MB LOW WAS LOCATED
JUST SOUTH OF LAS VEGAS NV. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING
SHOWERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH POSSIBLY A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS.

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PZZ645-270615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ670-270615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
13 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ673-270615-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
13 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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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-
215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...
WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ650-270615-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25
KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. EASTERN
PORTION...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...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. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ655-270615-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
215 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...WINDS
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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