Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

PZZ600-051615-
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 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...A BROAD 1026 MB SURFACE
HIGH WAS OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC...WHILE A 1007 MB SURFACE LOW
WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS...NW FLOW WILL BECOME
MODERATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH WED. A LONG PERIOD SOUTH
SWELL WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE THROUGH WEDNESDAY...WHILE A MODERATELY
LARGE MID-PERIOD NW SWELL BUILDS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS.

$$

PZZ645-051615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS BY THE
LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT EARLY IN THE
EVENING...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 11 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ670-051615-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. STRONGEST
WESTERN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO
14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ673-051615-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ676-051615-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. STRONGEST NW OF
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.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.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ650-051615-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.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
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WESTERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ655-051615-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
245 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...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
11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2
TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2
TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25
KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 2 FT.

$$

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