Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

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

PZZ600-251730-
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 09Z...OR 2 AM PDT...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1005 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. MODERATE
TO LOCALLY STRONG W TO NW WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUN NIGHT.
SHORT PERIOD SEAS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS
INCLUDING THE NEAR SHORE WATERS.

$$

PZZ645-251730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-251730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
N 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-251730-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-251730-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-251730-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT ...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST WESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT
BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION.
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ655-251730-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
213 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT ...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...WESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 20 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING
W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...WESTERN PORTION...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING
NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

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