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

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

PZZ600-041030-
805 PM 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 03Z...OR 8 PM PDT...HIGH PRESSURE WAS OVER
THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND A 1002 MB LOW WAS NEAR LAS VEGAS. WEAK W
TO NW FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MON...THEN WILL BECOMING MODERATE
MON NIGHT AND TUE. A LONG PERIOD S SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD
NEAR SHORE THROUGH MON...THEN SLOWLY DECREASE.

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PZZ645-041030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
805 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 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 21 SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 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 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.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 9 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ670-041030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
805 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS AND S 4 FT AT 21 SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 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 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ673-041030-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
805 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 21
SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 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 4 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 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...BUILDING
TO 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ676-041030-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO 60 NM
OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
805 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S
4 TO 5 FT AT 21 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT GUSTS TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT
BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
STRONGEST NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.WED...NW OF SAN NICOLAS ISLAND...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ650-041030-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
805 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20
KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT 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 W 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...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 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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PZZ655-041030-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
805 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20
KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT 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 21
SECONDS.
.MON...WINDS VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 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 WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. 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 W 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 TO 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY
DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 4 FT AND S 2 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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