Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

PZZ600-221215-
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT....A 1020 MB HIGH WAS
LOCATED 500 NM W OF PT CONCEPTION WITH A 1011 MB LOW S OF LAS
VEGAS. THE HIGH WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT S TUE INTO WED AS A STRONG
LOW PRES SYSTEM APPROACHES THE PAC NW. A LARGE NW SWELL WILL BEGIN
TO MOVE INTO THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH LATE IN THE
WEEK. NW WINDS WILL INCREASE BY THU AND MAY RISE TO GALE FORCE
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS BY FRI.

$$

PZZ645-221215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ670-221215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4
TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...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.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
9 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ673-221215-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ676-221215-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WINDS NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2
TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WINDS NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ650-221215-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 11
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WINDS W PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ655-221215-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
820 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

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