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WHUS76 KLOX 210331
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
831 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

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/O.CON.KLOX.GL.A.0006.140422T1900Z-140423T1000Z/
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
831 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 PM PDT MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* SEAS AND TIMING...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 10 TO 12 FEET THIS
  EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...WIND AND SEAS...A GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT BEGINNING
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST
  WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH WIDESPREAD GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE. AT THIS TIME...CONFIDENCE IS GROWING FOR WIDESPREAD
  GALE FORCE WINDS TO DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. IN ADDITION...WIDESPREAD LARGE SEAS
  BETWEEN 8 AND 14 FEET CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KLOX.GL.A.0006.140422T1900Z-140423T1000Z/
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
831 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 PM PDT MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* SEAS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 10 TO 12 FEET THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...WIND AND SEAS...A GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT BEGINNING
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST
  WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH WIDESPREAD GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE. AT THIS TIME...CONFIDENCE IS GROWING FOR WIDESPREAD
  GALE FORCE WINDS TO DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. IN ADDITION...WIDESPREAD LARGE SEAS
  BETWEEN 8 AND 14 FEET CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ676-211145-
/O.CON.KLOX.SW.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-140421T2200Z/
/O.CON.KLOX.GL.A.0006.140422T1900Z-140423T1000Z/
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
831 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 PM PDT MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* SEAS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 8 TO 11 FEET THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...WIND AND SEAS...A GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT BEGINNING
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST
  WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH WIDESPREAD GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE. AT THIS TIME...CONFIDENCE IS GROWING FOR WIDESPREAD
  GALE FORCE WINDS TO DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. IN ADDITION...WIDESPREAD LARGE SEAS
  BETWEEN 8 AND 14 FEET CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KLOX.GL.A.0006.140422T1900Z-140423T1000Z/
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
831 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 PM PDT MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* SEAS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 9 TO 11 FEET THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...WIND AND SEAS...A GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT BEGINNING
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST
  WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH WIDESPREAD GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE. AT THIS TIME...CONFIDENCE IS GROWING FOR WIDESPREAD
  GALE FORCE WINDS TO DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. IN ADDITION...WIDESPREAD LARGE SEAS
  BETWEEN 8 AND 14 FEET CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ650-211145-
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EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
831 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...WIND AND SEAS...A GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. NORTHWEST WINDS 20
  TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE. AT THIS
  TIME... CONFIDENCE IS GROWING FOR GALE FORCE WINDS TO DEVELOP
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. IN
  ADDITION... WIDESPREAD HIGH SEAS BETWEEN 5 AND 10 FEET FEET
  CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
831 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...WIND AND SEAS...A GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT BEGINNING
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING. NORTHWEST WINDS 20
  TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS WILL POSSIBLE...STRONGEST
  IN THE NORTHWESTERN PORTION. AT THIS TIME...CONFIDENCE IS
  GROWING FOR GALE FORCE WINDS TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE WESTERN
  PORTION OF THE ZONE...WITH THE STRONGEST GUSTS AROUND ANACAPA
  ISLAND FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING. IN
  ADDITION... WIDESPREAD LARGE SEAS BETWEEN 5 AND 10 FEET CAN BE
  EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

CK




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