Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

PZZ600-012230-
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 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 BROAD 1024 MB HIGH
PRESSURE CENTER WAS LOCATED 650 NM WEST OF SAN FRANCISCO. A 996 MB
LOW PRESSURE CENTER WAS LOCATED JUST SOUTH OF JUNEAU ALASKA AND A
1005 MB THERMAL LOW WAS CENTERED OVER SOUTHERN NEVADA.


MODERATE NORTHWEST TO NORTHERLY FLOW WILL DIMINISH ACROSS THE
OUTER WATERS THIS MORNING THEN INCREASE AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON AND
INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.  STEEP AND CHOPPY SEAS WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT AND WILL AFFECT PORTIONS
OF THE INNER WATERS AS WELL.

$$

PZZ645-012230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-012230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-012230-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
NORTHWESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...N
WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-012230-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

.TODAY...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-012230-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.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 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...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 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED 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 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-012230-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
921 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 2 FT
AT 14 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 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S
2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 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 W 1 TO 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 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 W 1 TO 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
1 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
1 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

KJ

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