Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

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

PZZ600-172230-
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 15Z...OR 8 AM PDT...A 1024 MB HIGH WAS
CENTERED 1000 NM W OF SAN FRANCISCO WHILE A 1003 MB LOW WAS
CENTERED OVER SOUTHERN NEVADA. THIS PATTERN WILL CHANGE LITTLE
THROUGH SATURDAY...PRODUCING GUSTY NORTHWEST FLOW TO THE OUTER
WATERS OFF THE CENTRAL COAST.

$$

PZZ645-172230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

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

$$

PZZ670-172230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
STRONGEST NW PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9
SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT LATE. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-172230-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. EASTERN
PORTION...SE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. 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
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10
FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-172230-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

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

$$

PZZ650-172230-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-172230-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
824 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 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.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.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 5
FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...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
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2
TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS EARLY...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4
FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

DB/RK

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