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High Surf Advisory


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1201 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...HIGH SURF TO AFFECT THE CENTRAL COAST LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH EARLY MONDAY...

.A LONG PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD ACROSS THE OUTER
COASTAL WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND PEAK LATE TONIGHT BEFORE
DIMINISHING MONDAY MORNING. THE SWELL WILL BRING HIGH SURF
CONDITIONS TO WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES ALONG THE CENTRAL
COAST AS WELL AS AN INCREASED RISK OF STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND
SNEAKER WAVES.

CAZ034-035-210500-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0012.140420T2200Z-140421T1600Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
1201 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 9 AM PDT MONDAY...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF WILL BUILD THIS AFTERNOON AND PEAK AT 10
  TO 12 FEET TONIGHT ON WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF WILL CREATE STRONG AND DANGEROUS RIP
  CURRENTS IN THE SURF ZONE AS WELL AS WAVES THAT CAN SUDDENLY
  WASH PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

RAT

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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
222 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

PZZ670-210600-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
222 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
10 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
25 TO 30 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
226 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

PZZ565-210100-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-140421T0100Z/
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
226 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$





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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
223 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

PZZ670-210600-
/O.EXT.KLOX.SC.Y.0041.000000T0000Z-140420T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.SW.Y.0016.140420T2200Z-140421T2200Z/
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
223 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 PM PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 PM PDT MONDAY.

* SEAS...SEAS WILL BUILD TO 10 TO 12 FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK MUCH
FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$


Marine Weather Statement


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
223 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

PZZ645-650-655-670-673-676-210600-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
223 PM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS AND LARGE SEAS POSSIBLE ON TUESDAY
AND WEDNESDAY...

A STORM SYSTEM WILL SWEEP ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA MONDAY
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY. WHILE LITTLE TO NO RAIN IS EXPECTED
ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED TO BE GENERATED TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. AT THIS
TIME...THERE IS MODERATE CONFIDENCE IN WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS
DEVELOPING ACROSS ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS FROM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY. IN ADDITION...WIDESPREAD LARGE SEAS
BETWEEN 8 AND 14 FEET CAN BE EXPECTED.


MARINERS SHOULD MAKE PREPARATIONS NOW TO STAY IN SAFE HARBOR FOR
LATER THIS WEEK.

$$

RAT


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
454 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

CAZ089-091-211200-
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
454 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WEST SIDE OF THE SAN
JOAQUIN VALLEY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH
  POSSIBLE...STRONGEST GUSTS EXPECTED BELOW THE PASSES.

* TIMING: WINDS INCREASING TUESDAY...STRONGEST GUSTS EXPECTED
  TUESDAY EVENING. WINDS DIMINISHING WEDNESDAY MORNING. GUSTY
  WINDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AGAIN ON SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 5...INCLUDING
  NEAR PASSES ON HIGHWAYS 41 AND 152.

* IMPACTS: DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL NEED TO TAKE
  CAUTION IF ENCOUNTERING AREAS OF GUSTY WINDS...STRONG CROSSWINDS
  ARE POSSIBLE AT TIMES.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

DCH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
454 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

CAZ095-098-099-211200-
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-
SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
454 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS
AND DESERT.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

* WINDS: WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH...STRONGEST
  GUSTS EXPECTED NEAR THE PASSES AND CANYONS.

* TIMING: WINDS INCREASING MONDAY EVENING...STRONGEST GUSTS
  EXPECTED TUESDAY EVENING. WINDS DIMINISHING WEDNESDAY MORNING.
  STRONG GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AGAIN ON SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: HIGHWAYS 14 AND 58...MOJAVE...ROSAMOND...RED
  ROCK CANYON STATE PARK...JAWBONE CANYON...AND THE EL PASO
  MOUNTAINS INCLUDING RANDSBURG.

* IMPACTS: DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL NEED TO TAKE
  CAUTION IF ENCOUNTERING AREAS OF GUSTY WINDS...STRONG CROSSWINDS
  ARE POSSIBLE AT TIMES. BLOWING DUST WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH
  VISIBILITY AT ONE MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
454 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

CAZ096-097-211200-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
454 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

* WINDS: WEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH GUSTING TO NEAR 60 MPH.

* TIMING: BEGINNING MONDAY EVENING AND CONTINUING THROUGH TUESDAY.
  STRONG GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AGAIN ON SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA CREST FROM YOSEMITE
  NATIONAL PARK SOUTH THROUGH SEQUOIA NATIONAL FORECAST...
  GENERALLY ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* IMPACTS: DIFFICULT TRAVEL ALONG HIGH ELEVATION ROADS.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
444 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

AZZ001>003-036-CAZ519>527-NVZ014>022-210700-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-NORTHWEST DESERTS-
LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-
OWENS VALLEY-WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK-WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT-
EASTERN MOJAVE DESERT-MORONGO BASIN-CADIZ BASIN-
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY-UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL NYE COUNTY-LINCOLN COUNTY-
NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY-WESTERN CLARK AND SOUTHERN NYE COUNTY-
SHEEP RANGE-SPRING MOUNTAINS-LAS VEGAS VALLEY-
SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY-
444 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014 /444 AM MST SUN APR 20 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
ARIZONA...CALIFORNIA AND SOUTHERN NEVADA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES
OUT OF CALIFORNIA AND INTO NEVADA. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL LIKELY GUSTS
BETWEEN 35 AND 45 MPH OVER MUCH OF THE AREA. THESE STRONG WINDS WILL
COMBINE WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS TO CREATE CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHERN NEVADA AND NORTHWEST
ARIZONA AND THE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY. A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING. THERE IS
POTENTIAL FOR ANOTHER STORM TO IMPACT THE AREA FRIDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY BUT THERE ARE STILL PLENTY OF UNCERTAINTIES REGARDING
TIMING...STRENGTH AND TRACK OF THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

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