Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

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

PZZ600-021630-
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 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 1036 MB HIGH
PRESSURE AREA WAS LOCATED 900 NM WEST OF SAN FRANCISCO WITH A
RIDGE EXTENDING INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD INTO THE GREAT BASIN FRI.

$$

PZZ645-021630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS UNTIL 9 AM
PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS BY
LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6
TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 11
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING N 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ670-021630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ673-021630-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

PZZ676-021630-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...STRONGEST NW
OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS STRONGEST
NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW
SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI 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
6 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO
8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9
TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT LOCAL WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ650-021630-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...WESTERN PORTION...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH WIND
WAVES 3 FT. EASTERN PORTION...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO
NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT
8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...EASTERN PORTION...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WESTERN PORTION...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3
FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ655-021630-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
308 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT
11 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 1 TO 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.

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