Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

PZZ600-292300-
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.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...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1005 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. ACROSS
THE OUTER WATERS...MODERATE NW FLOW WILL DEVELOP TODAY AND CONTINUE
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. ACROSS THE INNER WATERS...WEAK TO MODERATE W
TO NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ645-292300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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

$$

PZZ670-292300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-292300-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-292300-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

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

$$

PZZ650-292300-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...WINDS
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
NW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EASTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W 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.
W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ655-292300-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
815 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. S SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 9 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 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND SW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT
AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 1 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

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