Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
255 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

PZZ600-270415-
138 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND SANTA BARBARA
CHANNEL INCLUDING THE CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY
AND NATIONAL PARK...AT 22Z...OR 3 PM PDT...HIGH PRES CENTERED W
OF POINT CONCEPTION WILL APPROACH THE AREA THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
THEN WEAKEN MON THROUGH TUE. A COLD FRONT MOVES E OVER THE ERN PAC
AND DISSIPATES MON THROUGH TUE. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES IS EXPECTED
TO BUILD OVER THE ERN PAC AND SHIFT E WED THROUGH THU.

$$

PZZ645-270415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
138 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW 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.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.

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PZZ670-270415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
138 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WRN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5
FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.

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PZZ673-270415-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
138 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NWRN PORTION...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS
15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NWRN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS.
.WED...NWRN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS
15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NWRN PORTION...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.

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PZZ676-270415-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
138 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 KT. STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.MON...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO
15 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ650-270415-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
255 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10
TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WRN
PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...
BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

PZZ655-270415-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
138 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
N 5 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST
WRN PORTION. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...
BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 FT.

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