Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

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

PZZ600-151045-
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.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...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1005 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. ACROSS
THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE IN
THE WEEK. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...WEAK TO LOCALLY MODERATE W TO
NW FLOW IS EXPECTED DURING EACH AFTERNOON TO EVENING PERIOD.

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PZZ645-151045-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 1 TO 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS. PATCHY
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AND S 1 TO 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
20 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT
AT 20 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT
IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 0 SECONDS AND S 2 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ670-151045-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT SOUTH
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 20 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT
20 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...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.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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PZZ673-151045-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

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

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

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PZZ676-151045-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10
TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST NW OF SAN
NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 FT.

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PZZ650-151045-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 3 FT
AT 0 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ655-151045-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
821 PM PDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT UNTIL
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 20
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW
SWELL 2 FT AT 20 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. SW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 20
SECONDS. PATCHY DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 3 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...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 SE 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED 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 AND SE 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND SE 3 TO 4 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

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