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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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

PZZ600-281100-
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT...A 1020 MB HIGH WAS 500
NM W OF POINT CONCEPTION...AND A 1010 MB THERMAL LOW WAS LOCATED
OVER SOUTHERN NEVADA. THE THERMAL LOW IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK WHILE THE HIGH GRADUALLY STRENGTHENS.

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PZZ645-281100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE EVENING...THEN PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 14
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE EVENING...
THEN PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ670-281100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
EVENING...THEN PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE EVENING...
THEN PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ673-281100-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...
THEN PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ676-281100-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN PATCHY DENSE FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT
BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING
25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. PATCHY DENSE FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE EVENING...THEN PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ650-281100-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2
TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...WESTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. EASTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ655-281100-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
818 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4
FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN 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 9 SECONDS
AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN PATCHY
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...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 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS 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. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...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 3 FT AND S
2 FT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO
3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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