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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1144 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
1144 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...DANGEROUS BREAKING WAVES POSSIBLE AT THE MORRO BAY AND VENTURA
HARBOR ENTRANCES FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...

...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS AT
TIMES TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

A LARGE LONG-PERIOD WESTERLY SWELL WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL
WATERS TODAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS LARGE SWELL MAY PRODUCE
BREAKING WAVES AT THE MORRO BAY AND VENTURA HARBOR ENTRANCES
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. THESE CONDITIONS HAVE A HISTORY OF CAPSIZING
VESSELS OF VARIOUS SIZES RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY OR
DEATH...EVEN TO THE MOST EXPERIENCED MARINERS. MARINERS ARE URGED
TO STAY CLEAR OF THE HARBOR ENTRANCE. FOR MORE
INFORMATION...CONTACT THE LOCAL HARBOR PATROL OR COAST GUARD
STATION...AND CONTINUE TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR THE
LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONALLY...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON
FRIDAY. UNSTABLE AIR...ASSOCIATED WITH THIS STORM...MAY GENERATE
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY. ANY
THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY
GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAINFALL
WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS.

$$

RAT/RK


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