Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

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

PZZ600-032315-
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 15Z...OR 8 AM PDT...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1004 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. WEAK W
TO NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MON. A LONG PERIOD S SWELL WILL
BUILD NEAR SHORE THROUGH MON...DECREASING TUE.

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PZZ645-032315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 4 FT AT 23 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ670-032315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 23 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.

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PZZ673-032315-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 23 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
S 4 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NORTHWESTERN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.

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PZZ676-032315-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 23 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
S 4 TO 5 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
S 4 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
S 4 TO 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.

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PZZ650-032315-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 23 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW WINDS 5 TO 15
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ655-032315-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
833 AM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 4 FT AT 23 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO
5 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND
S 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.

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