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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
415 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

PZZ645-650-670-673-676-261915-
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-
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-
415 AM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...DENSE FOG ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING...

AREAS OF DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS ARE EXPECTED OVER
THE COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING INCLUDING THE NEAR-SHORE WATERS
ADJACENT TO THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST AND THE VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COASTS.

MARINERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR ABRUPT VISIBILITY CHANGES DOWN TO
ONE NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS. REDUCE SPEEDS AND BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
EXPOSED ROCKS AND OTHER VESSELS...AND USE RADAR OR GPS NAVIGATION
IF AVAILABLE.

MARINERS IN HARBOR...ESPECIALLY THOSE WITHOUT RADAR...SHOULD
CONSIDER REMAINING IN HARBOR AS DENSE FOG CAN OBSCURE EXPOSED
ROCKS AND OTHER VESSELS INCLUDING LARGE SHIPS IN THE SHIPPING
LANES.

IF YOU EXPERIENCE RESTRICTED VISIBILITY PLEASE FOLLOW USCG RULES
OF CONDUCT OF VESSELS IN RESTRICTED VISIBILITY.

BEFORE SETTING OFF AND WHILE UNDERWAY ALWAYS LISTEN TO NOAA
WEATHER RADIO FOR THE LATEST WARNINGS AND FORECASTS.

$$
KJ

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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