Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

PZZ600-041815-
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.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...A 1024 MB RIDGE WAS
LOCATED 1000 NM NW OF POINT CONCEPTION. A 1002 MB THERMAL LOW WAS
LOCATED JUST SOUTH OF LAS VEGAS. MODERATE NW FLOW WILL PERSIST
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS AND LOCALLY
MODERATE IN THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

$$

PZZ645-041815-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-041815-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 3
TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-041815-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. WINDS
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. STRONGEST AROUND POINT
CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-041815-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-041815-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30
KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT... BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-041815-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
217 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT
7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 7
SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

CK

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