Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

PZZ600-071015-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT...A BROAD 1028 MB HIGH
PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC. A 998 MB LOW WAS
OVER SOUTHWESTERN NEVADA. MODERATE NORTHWEST FLOW WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY WITH WEAKER WEST TO
NORTHWEST FLOW ACROSS THE INNER WATERS. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

$$

PZZ645-071015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5
TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ670-071015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ673-071015-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. STRONGEST NORTHWESTERN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ676-071015-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7
TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING W
10 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

PZZ650-071015-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...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. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ655-071015-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

$$

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