Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

PZZ600-311630-
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.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...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE PAC NW AND A 1000 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. ACROSS
THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...WEAK TO MODERATE W TO NW FLOW
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MON.

$$

PZZ645-311630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...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 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-311630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-311630-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ676-311630-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ650-311630-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE WINDS
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SW 10 KT SOUTHERN PORTION IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. OTHERWISE SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8
SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON 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 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-311630-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
250 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON 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 SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE 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 AND SW
2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

CK

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