Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

PZZ600-231800-
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 09Z...OR 2 AM PDT...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE
WAS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1006 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS.
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THU NIGHT. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...WEAK TO MODERATE W TO NW
FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ645-231800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-231800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-231800-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST AROUND POINT CONCEPTION.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-231800-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-231800-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...WINDS
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS
10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.

$$

PZZ655-231800-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
224 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...WINDS VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 8 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. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 2 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

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