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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
308 AM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

California waters-
Inner waters from  60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 nm to 250 nm offshore.

Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average
height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
more than twice the significant wave height.

PZZ840-192245-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
308 AM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 11 to 19 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11
ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$


Small Craft Advisory For Winds


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
148 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND FRESH
SWELLS TO THE COASTAL WATERS. WINDS WILL INCREASE IN STRENGTH THIS
EVENING...PEAK FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND SUBSIDE FRIDAY NIGHT.

PZZ750-775-192100-
/O.NEW.KSGX.SI.Y.0006.171020T0300Z-171021T0800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM SAN MATEO POINT TO THE MEXICAN BORDER AND OUT
TO 30 NM-
WATERS FROM SAN MATEO POINT TO THE MEXICAN BORDER EXTENDING 30 TO
60 NM OUT INCLUDING SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND-
148 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 1 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 1 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST NORTHWEST 15-20 KT WITH GUSTS 25-30 KT. STRONGEST
  WINDS FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

12


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
237 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

PZZ676-192200-
/O.EXT.KLOX.SC.Y.0147.000000T0000Z-171020T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.GL.A.0027.171020T2200Z-171021T1000Z/
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
237 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
GALE WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT ARE
  POSSIBLE WHEN WINDS ARE STRONGEST.

* SEAS...COMBINED SEAS OF 10 TO 13 FEET WITH PERIODS AROUND 17
  SECONDS ARE POSSIBLE WHEN WAVES ARE LARGEST.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS WILL
EXIST FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN HAZARDOUS GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS ARE PROBABLE IN THE NEAR FUTURE, BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
237 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

PZZ655-192200-
/O.EXB.KLOX.SC.Y.0147.171019T2200Z-171020T1000Z/
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
237 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PDT FRIDAY.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS WILL
EXIST FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
231 AM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

CAZ523-192300-
/O.NEW.KVEF.WI.Y.0043.171020T1500Z-171021T0300Z/
Western Mojave Desert-
Including Barstow, Daggett, and Fort Irwin
231 AM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM PDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a Wind
Advisory for northwest San Bernardino County, which is in effect
from 8 AM to 8 PM PDT Friday.

* TIMING...Winds will increase Friday morning, peak in the
  afternoon, and decrease after sunset.

* WINDS...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts 45 to 55 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong crosswinds could make travel hazardous on north
  south roads, including Interstate 15. Visibility could also be
  reduced in areas of blowing dust, particularly near the Mojave
  River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means strong winds gusting over 40 mph can make
driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

Morgan


Beach Hazards Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
416 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THURSDAY...

CAZ043-552-192100-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0018.000000T0000Z-171020T0500Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
416 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 5 FT WITH SETS TO 6 FT. HIGHEST SURF
  NORTH OF SOLANA BEACH.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. LARGE
  BREAKING WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES AND ROCKS, AND
  CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEAR SHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

&&

$$


HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SANDIEGO

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
115 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

CAZ040-041-200500-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-171020T0500Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
115 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS...SURF HEIGHTS 3 TO 6 FEET THROUGH THIS EVENING. THERE
  WILL BE GUSTY WEST WINDS AFFECTING THE VENTURA COUNTY COAST
  INCLUDING OXNARD THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING. THE SURF
  IS EXPECTED TO PILE UP ACROSS THE SURF ZONE AND BRING SURF
  LOCALLY UP TO 7 FEET FROM MCGRATH BEACH TO POINT MUGU INCLUDING
  OXNARD SHORES, HOLLYWOOD BEACH AND SILVERSTRAND BEACH LATE IN
  THE AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK FOR OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. LARGE
  BREAKING WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES, BEACHES AND
  ROCKS...AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEAR SHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP
CURRENTS...LONGSHORE CURRENTS...SNEAKER WAVES AND OTHER HAZARDS
CREATE LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE. SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND FLOAT. DON`T
SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING
THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR
WAVE FOR HELP.

$$

RAT


Gale Watch


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
237 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

PZZ676-192200-
/O.EXT.KLOX.SC.Y.0147.000000T0000Z-171020T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.GL.A.0027.171020T2200Z-171021T1000Z/
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
237 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
GALE WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT ARE
  POSSIBLE WHEN WINDS ARE STRONGEST.

* SEAS...COMBINED SEAS OF 10 TO 13 FEET WITH PERIODS AROUND 17
  SECONDS ARE POSSIBLE WHEN WAVES ARE LARGEST.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS WILL
EXIST FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN HAZARDOUS GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS ARE PROBABLE IN THE NEAR FUTURE, BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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