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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
917 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

PZZ670-673-676-240230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
917 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE FORCE WIND OUTLOOK NEAR SHORE FOR SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA
SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

GALE FORCE NORTH WINDS MAY DEVELOP FROM POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND SUNDAY AND PREVAIL THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP APPROXIMATELY 800 NM
WEST OF POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS THIS EVENING. THE SYSTEM WILL DEEPEN
WHILE APPROACHING OREGON AND WASHINGTON FRIDAY NIGHT AND WILL THEN MOVE
OVER THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST STATES SATURDAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP WEST OF POINT CONCEPTION SATURDAY
AND BUILD INLAND OVER CENTRAL CALIFORNIA SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AND
POSSIBLY CREATE A MODERATE TO STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT NEAR SHORE.

SEAS GENERATED BY THE STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDS
ALONG WEST AND NORTH FACING SHORES AND IN EXPOSED BAYS AND INLETS
OF THE NORTHERN CHANNEL ISLANDS AS WELL AS SANTA BARBARA AND SAN
NICOLAS ISLANDS SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

A GALE WATCH MAY BE ISSUED FRIDAY OR SATURDAY AND IS ISSUED WHEN
THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED.

BEFORE SETTING OFF AND WHILE UNDERWAY ALWAYS LISTEN TO NOAA
WEATHER RADIO FOR THE LATEST WARNINGS AND FORECASTS.

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