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

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

PZZ600-042245-
903 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 15Z...OR 8 AM PDT...A 1024 MB HIGH PRESSURE
CENTER WAS LOCATED 800 NM WEST OF PORTLAND OREGON AND A 1005 MB
THERMAL LOW WAS LOCATED ACROSS SOUTHERN NEVADA.

MODERATE NORTHWESTLY FLOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS... AND IN THE INNER WATERS THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING NORTH OF POINT CONCEPTION AND IN THE WESTERN
PORTION OF THE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL.

$$

PZZ645-042245-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
903 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 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. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 17 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 5 TO 15 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.

$$

PZZ670-042245-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
903 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 17
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 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 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3
FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 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...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.

$$

PZZ673-042245-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
903 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.
.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.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. STRONGEST AROUND POINT CONCEPTION.
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.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.

$$

PZZ676-042245-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
903 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
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.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.

$$

PZZ650-042245-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
903 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 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...W WINDS 15 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 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. 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.

$$

PZZ655-042245-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
903 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. 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.
.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...W
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT
AT 17 SECONDS.
.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 5 TO 10 KT 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.
.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. 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.

$$

KJ

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