Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

PZZ600-251730-
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 11Z...OR 3 AM PST...A 1003 MB LOW WAS
CENTERED IN NEVADA...WITH AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT EXTENDING INTO
SOUTHERN CA. A 1034 MB HIGH WAS LOCATED 800 NM W OF EUREKA.
STRONG NW FLOW WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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PZZ645-251730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 9 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS LATE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT N THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N TO NE 10
KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6
FT.
.MON...N TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ670-251730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE DAY. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NW 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.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.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ673-251730-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 30 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT.
.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.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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PZZ676-251730-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 30 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 16 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 11 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4
TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ650-251730-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH MID
MORNING...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...EASTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. WESTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 10
TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ655-251730-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
330 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH MID
MORNING...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 13
SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...STRONGEST
NEAR SHORE FROM POINT MUGU TO SANTA MONICA...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT 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.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

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