Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

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

PZZ600-230500-
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

.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 PST...A 998 MB LOW WAS 200 NM W
OF SEATTLE. A 1026 MB HIGH WAS LOCATED AROUND 700 NM W OF POINT
CONCEPTION. THERE IS THE SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY ACROSS
ALL WATERS AND THE LA COUNTY COASTAL WATERS THIS EVENING.

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PZZ645-230500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...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 13 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ670-230500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15
SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

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PZZ673-230500-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO
11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST
AROUND POINT CONCEPTION. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ676-230500-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11
FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT...
BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W 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. W
SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ650-230500-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI 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 AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ655-230500-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
221 PM PDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
1 TO 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

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