Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

PZZ600-282215-
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 16Z...OR 9 AM PDT...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES
WILL STRENGTHEN OVER THE ERN PAC WHILE A THERMAL TROUGH OF LOW
PRES PERSISTS INLAND. A MODERATE PRES GRADIENT IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP NEAR SHORE FRI AND PERSIST THROUGH SUN. SOUTH SWELL FROM
MARIE WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH FRI.

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PZZ645-282215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL
4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S
2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. S SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS 30
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS 30
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS IN THE VICINITY OF POINT
CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WINDS IN THE VICINITY OF POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7
FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.

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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-
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ650-282215-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WINDS W PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. E PORTION...W WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WINDS W PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. E PORTION...W WINDS
5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 20
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. E PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ655-282215-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
855 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 8
SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S
3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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