Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

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858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.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 1028 MB HIGH WAS
CENTERED 700 NM W OF PORTLAND. A 1011 MB LOW WAS LOCATED IN
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA. GENERALLY WEAK FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY.

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PZZ645-282215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. S SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S
3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ673-282215-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S
2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING
20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS. S
SWELL 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 AT 10 SECONDS. S
SWELL 2 FT.
.THU...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 10 SECONDS.
.THU 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 AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ655-282215-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
858 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.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
10 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...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 10 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.THU...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
10 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU 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
10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 16 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 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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