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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
915 PM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

PZZ645-650-670-673-676-271015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
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-
915 PM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG EXPECTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING NORTH
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...

A SHALLOW MARINE LAYER IN PLACE WILL BRING WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG
TO THE COASTAL WATERS...PRIMARILY NORTH OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND
INCLUDING THE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL AND CENTRAL COAST THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING. MARINERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR ABRUPT
VISIBILITY CHANGES DOWN TO ONE NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS...ESPECIALLY
ALONG THE CENTRAL COAST AND THE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL. REDUCE
SPEEDS AND BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR EXPOSED ROCKS AND OTHER
VESSELS...AND USE RADAR OR GPS NAVIGATION IF AVAILABLE.

MARINERS IN HARBOR...ESPECIALLY THOSE WITHOUT RADAR...SHOULD
CONSIDER REMAINING IN HARBOR AS DENSE FOG CAN OBSCURE EXPOSED
ROCKS AND OTHER VESSELS...INCLUDING LARGE SHIPS IN THE SHIPPING
LANES.

$$

HALL

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