Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

PZZ600-040430-
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 21Z...OR 2 PM PDT...A 1025 MB HIGH
PRESSURE CENTER WAS LOCATED 800 NM NORTHWEST OF POINT CONCEPTION
AND A 1006 MB THERMAL TROUGH WAS CENTERED OVER SOUTHERN NEVADA.


NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS THE NORTHERN
AND CENTRAL OUTER WATERS AND CONTINUE THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. BOTH THE
WINDS AND THE SWELLS WILL INCREASE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
THROUGH AT LEAST LATE SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ645-040430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT
AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-040430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ673-040430-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...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 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...N
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO
4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ676-040430-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

$$

PZZ650-040430-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN 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 AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-040430-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
216 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI 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 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

KJ

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