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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

PZZ600-190500-
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 20Z...OR 1 PM PDT...THE EDGE OF A 1022 MB
HIGH WAS 500 NM W OF POINT CONCEPTION WHILE A 1006 MB THERMAL LOW
WAS OVER SOUTHERN NEVADA. THE HIGH WILL PUSH CLOSER TO THE COAST
ON SATURDAY BRINGING STRONGER NORTHWEST FLOW OFF THE CENTRAL
COAST. A LARGE LONG PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL MAY IMPACT MORRO BAY
HARBOR ON SUNDAY. WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS AND LARGE SEAS ARE
POSSIBLE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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PZZ645-190500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10
KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING
TO 9 TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 12 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 10 TO 11 FT. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

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PZZ670-190500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS STRONGEST
NW PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35
KT...STRONGEST NW PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 13 TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
5 FT. NW SWELL 11 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

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PZZ673-190500-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...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.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT. NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...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 11 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

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PZZ676-190500-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 15
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

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PZZ650-190500-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...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 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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PZZ655-190500-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
224 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...SW 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 11
SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 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 17 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
15 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND S
3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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